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This Year Will Be Better

Can you believe that summer’s almost over? It seems like yesterday that we dropped Abby and Emma off for their last day of school….

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WearLit
The Words You Wear

This story starts in the basement of a house owned by Mr. and Mrs. Eldridge in the Big Sky Country of Montana. On that…

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Kyle Kellams
A Story Well-Told

For many of us, the collection and preservation of the stories of our home state is important and appreciated, but for Kyle Kellams, it’s…

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The Burger Legacy

It’s a fine summer day, warm but not hot. The sky is gray, a slab hanging over the city, and the threat of rain…

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Do Gooder: Paula Riggs

Paula Riggs grew up in big, noisy family. There were seven children, four girls and three boys. What she remembers most about her parents…

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Natural Milk in the Natural State

“The cow is of the bovine ilk; one end is moo, the other milk.” — Ogden Nash, Free Wheeling For decades now, the unique taste…

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Becoming Country

You will never really understand how city you are until your life shifts and you find yourself removed from suburbia. I’ve harbored a homestead…

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Queen Concordia – August: 1954

In the summer of 1954, on a muggy August night in Tontitown, Arkansas, Antoinette Zulpo (now Pianalto) became a queen. The dress she wore…