Issue #378 February 20, 2019

Questions of Faith

Nickolas Butler’s third novel grapples with controversial subjects in a familiar landscape

Eric Rasmussen, photos by Andrea Paulseth

The advice to ignore certain topics at the dinner table still holds true today, although we often forget that custom. Politics and religion have the power to unite the like-minded and divide everyone ...

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Walking Through Graveyards

Dan Lyksett

The other night I dreamt about my best friend. I don’t remember exactly what we were doing, but I remember we were having fun. And I remember wondering during the dream if he knew he was dead ...

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Issue #375 January 9, 2019

TeawhYB Transformed

local rapper takes big step forward with proper debut

Eric Christenson

Nearly a decade ago, Tyler Baumgart – a.k.a. TeawhYB – was rapping for the fun of it. The Green Bay native was a kid in high school with a lot of time on his hands without a lot of outlets for his creative ...

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Elegy for 21

Alex Zitzner

never thought I’d be in a penthouse // celebrating some stranger’s 22nd birthday. // The chairs soaked with merlot, a girl // puking on her blue satin dress, various // clouds of smoke creating a faux heaven ...

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