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Ken Szymanski

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Ken Szymanski lives in Eau Claire’s Third Ward neighborhood, with his wife and two sons. He attempts to live in the present, but the 1980s have always exerted a strong gravitational pull on his writing. He tries to fight it, but it’s no use sometimes.

Summertime Souvenirs

We went searching for gold, and we came home with a rock. It was the classic Wisconsin family road trip – the longest that my family would…