Volume One Contributors

writers, photographers, artists

Stephanie Janssen


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Small Space, Big Party!

here are fresh ideas to make it happen

Stephanie Janssen

’Tis the season of holiday parties. You know the drill: fuzzy sweaters, too much wine, and hilarious white elephant gifts you bought for a ...

Films Spanning the Globe

Eau Claire World Film Festival moves to Pablo Center for third year

Stephanie Janssen

The Eau Claire World Film Festival had no ordinary beginning. It started when Chris Herriges, one of two principal organizers, made a feature film called The Vase. He submitted the film to ...

Eau Claire, 1930s Style

Hawkenson debuts first historical fiction novel

Stephanie Janssen, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Born with a Tarnished Spoon is a tapestry of life and loss in the 1930s. The new novel by Eau Claire author Patricia A. Hawkenson follows the life of ...

A Spirited Evening: Broom & Crow hosts halloween seance

Stephanie Janssen

They say on the night of Halloween, all ghosts wander the world above in to revisit their pasts. Kim Del Valle Walker is a local medium, spiritual guide, and tarot card reader. On Halloween ...

Let’s Get Crafty, Y’all

AR Workshop in Chippewa offers creative DIY options

Stephanie Janssen, photos by Andrea Paulseth

‘Love well, work hard, and play harder,” has always been the motto of the Bergs. Kathie Berg and her daughter, Taylor, consider Chippewa Falls their hometown. With a vibrant downtown area filled ...

Dream Big

Maureen Mack discusses debut novel Wild Dreams

Stephanie Janssen, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Deirdre Moran is a young woman who has one leg planted in Cork, Ireland and the other in the dance world of Chicago. She is born in Cork and grows up on a rather antiquated ...