Ian Kloster

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Tue. Mar. 8th, 2016

Worth Its Weight in Cold

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

this winter still has a lesson or two to teach

Tue. Mar. 24th, 2015

Steak and Fake Lobster

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

Breaking bread with mom and dad, supper club style

Thu. Aug. 29th, 2013

Game of Phones

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

summertime family reunions are not what they used to be

Wed. May. 8th, 2013

The Prodigal Sun

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

it’s nice to see the sun finally doing its job

Tue. Apr. 23rd, 2013

Nest In Peace

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

my cohabitation with some feathered friends

Wed. Apr. 10th, 2013

The Hole Shebang

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

golly, have you noticed how many potholes we’ve got?

Tue. Mar. 26th, 2013

Snow to Anger

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

fostering a true appreciation for the noble snow day

Tue. Mar. 12th, 2013

Let the Chips Fall

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

the annual battle has commenced and it’s time to break some ice

Tue. Feb. 26th, 2013

The Day Boynton Called

Mike Paulus, photos by Ian Kloster

a random phone call from a kind-of-famous writer

Fri. Feb. 1st, 2013

Steak and Fake Lobster

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

breaking bread with mom and dad, supper club style

Wed. Jan. 16th, 2013

Serious Like an Art Attack

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

that funny feeling we feel when we try to talk about art

Fri. Jan. 4th, 2013

Letting It Slide

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

good reasons to brave the slippery slopes

Wed. Dec. 12th, 2012

Sounds of the Season

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

it’s beginning to sound a lot like lo-fi Christmas

Thu. Nov. 29th, 2012

Down with Brown

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

coping with the annual risk of a Brown Christmas

Thu. Nov. 15th, 2012

A Christmas Story Story

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

please don’t shoot your eye out with this holiday classic

Tue. Aug. 7th, 2012

No New is Bad News

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

we owe it to ourselves and the human race to never stop learning

Tue. Jul. 24th, 2012

Surfing the Park

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

thou shall not judge the laptop-using park lover

Tue. Jul. 10th, 2012

Four Chippewa Valley Places I Love to Visit in the Summer

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

... In late summer when everything’s all overgrown, the farm fields along County F would be bursting with green and the clouds were just white! and the sky was just blue! ...

Tue. Jun. 12th, 2012

Once Burned, Twice Awesome

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

somewhat true adventures in yard work and skin damage

Tue. May. 15th, 2012

Down Under

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

digging in the dirt to find a brighter tomorrow

Wed. May. 2nd, 2012

The Swing of Things

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

the utter importance of the humble swing set

Wed. Apr. 18th, 2012

Mow to Anger

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

exactly what does Mother Nature think she's doing?

Mon. Apr. 2nd, 2012

The Great Revelation

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

the #1 story pitched to Volume One over the past decade

Mon. Mar. 5th, 2012

What's in Store

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

making friends and enemies while you buy groceries

Wed. Feb. 22nd, 2012

A Season for Smashing

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

memories of late winter walking across thin ice

Wed. Feb. 8th, 2012

My Winter Hit List

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

these dumb winter drivers shall taste my icy vengeance

Wed. Jan. 25th, 2012

Fashion Bashin'

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

a good, hard look in the mirror

Thu. Jan. 12th, 2012

Twenty Eleven

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

a look back at stuff that happened in the last 365 days

Wed. Dec. 21st, 2011

Ski Dooing It

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

a fascination with family snowmobiles

Tue. Dec. 6th, 2011

Every Inch of Christmas

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

’tis the season for bashing your neighbor’s decor

Wed. Nov. 23rd, 2011

Attention, Please

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

how do community fixtures become invisible?

Thu. Nov. 10th, 2011

On the Hunt

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

killing some basic hunter stereotypes

Wed. Oct. 26th, 2011

Scare Raising

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

tracking the area’s fastest-moving Halloween scene

Wed. Oct. 12th, 2011

Boys & Girls

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

what do you do when your boy acts ... like a boy?

Wed. Sep. 28th, 2011

The Best of the Best

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

the dangerous business of calling something “the best”

Thu. Sep. 15th, 2011

Cram Session

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

sharing wisdom one can only acquire in the school of life

Mon. Aug. 1st, 2011

Backsliding

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

recent studies show modern playgrounds have hidden dangers

Mon. Jul. 18th, 2011

A Conditioned Position

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

the cost we all pay for a sweat-free summer

Tue. Jul. 5th, 2011

Drinking at the Movies

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

arguments against beer-serving movie theaters get a bad review

Thu. Jun. 9th, 2011

Troubling Trees

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

I find myself concerned by the city’s leaf-bearing citizens

Thu. May. 26th, 2011

Keep Your Shirt On

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

for some kids, going swimming is no day at the beach

Thu. May. 12th, 2011

On Facebook & Phones

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

living in and loving a world of digital doohickies

Thu. Apr. 28th, 2011

The Creative Curse

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

an epic battle to make something new

Thu. Mar. 31st, 2011

Here Comes the Mud

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

keeping it clean is not what nature intended

Thu. Mar. 17th, 2011

The Night Before Easter

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

the Easter Bunny and I go way back

Thu. Feb. 17th, 2011

My Super Bowl Snack Time

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

while much of Wisconsin chowed down on cheese doodles, I had a different plan

Thu. Feb. 3rd, 2011

The Other Side of Winter

Mike Paulus, illustrated by Ian Kloster

loving winter means embracing its dark side ... meaning dirty snow