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Writer Barry Wightman is a rock and roller at heart. His debut novel, Pepperland deals with the connection between music and technology. After years spent in Chicago, Wightman spoke to Our Town from Milwaukee, his new home base. Our... Continue Reading
June's Hot Writer: Kathryn Born My literary influences: Richard Brautigan, Barry Yourgrau and Amos Tutuola My favorite literary quote: “If you do not breathe through writing, if you do not cry out in writing, or sing in writing, then... Continue Reading
When Kari Venteris felt frustrated by the lack of queer women in her suburban area, she was determined to do something about it. “I decided to organize a group to help eradicate the issue of queer invisibility in the... Continue Reading
Tyler Gillespie embraces his awkwardness, but it wasn’t always that way. “In my Florida middle school, the tanner you were, the more popular,” he says. “I’m the palest Floridian you will ever meet, so I got this great idea... Continue Reading
June's Honest Parents: Rachel A. Walsh and Joshua G. Urquhart My great parenting strength: Rachel: I’m not afraid of making the difficult decisions no matter how unpopular/unpleasant. Josh: Empathy. There’s this idea that kids are completely illogical or … Continue Reading