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Editors Notes

Photo showing a pile of wood.

All of the ash trees in my neighborhood are coming down. 

Got big questions about America? Ask a historian.

My wife once asked me why we print photo essays in the magazine. “Photos are everywhere online and everyone has a camera these days,” she said. “So, why bother?” 

That feeling you get when the taste of something brings back memories of a more carefree time in your life.

A passion for wild foods can grow in unexpected places.

Our connections to the places we call home transcend easy categorization and are often wrought with contradiction.

Standing with my toes in the warm sand, I watched my four-year-old daughter Violet coax out string on a small, orange kite.

Let us consider the humble essay.

The transformative power of being recognized as a writer.

Now that I am entering my eighth year as editor of Wisconsin People & Ideas, I’d like to take a moment to reflect on what this magazine means to me—and to its readers.

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