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Cowboy poet Gale Patzlaff didn't need a written version of "The Cowboy Poet" to tell it to an audience at the Dakota Discovery Museum Saturday. (Photos by Tom Lawrence/Republic)

Cowboy poet ropes range humor

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Gale Patzlaff doesn't read his poetry, nor does he recite it.

Instead, Patzlaff leans into a rhyme, offering up a humorous tale with a wry expression on his face and a touch of whimsy evident in his eyes.


That was the case Saturday as Patzlaff was one of several local poets who performed at the Dakota Discovery Museum on the Dakota Wesleyan University campus.

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