About the Author

Donnell Perryman, born March 6th 1948 in San Francisco California to James and Faye Perryman of Goliad Texas; the third oldest in what would eventually be a family of eight children, he spent most of his formative years in Beeville Texas. After the separation of his parents a few years later, he and his family moved to a rural environment in Green Lake Texas, living on a farm and experiencing the nobel yet tedious life of a dirt farmer.

His parents reconnected and the family was again transported back to a big city experience in San Francisco California, where he attended middle school and joined the Boy Scouts. The family then moved to their new home in East Palo Alto California where Donnell enrolled into high school and played sports, his passion was football.

Donnel Perryman
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About the Book

Below the rim of heaven, we are all children of God regardless of religious order, denomination, or faith. We strive desperately to come to grips with our mortal existence, restoring order to the infinite complexity of our lives.

My poetry takes you to a higher level of understanding where emotion, not intellect, defines the uncertain relationship with our creator. It transcends all international, cultural, social, and eternal boundaries. My message is one of ho A multi-award winning author, Donnell Perryman was born on March 6, 1948, in San Francisco, California. His family moved to Texas where he was raised in a rural environment and dreamed of a more engaging life.



September 24, 2018 - Below the Rim of Heaven was published under Stratton Press.