Beyond the Hill

Meet the Rockerz

IIf you were to pass by the Buddy House on an ordinary Monday afternoon, you would hear the sound of feet shuffling and shouted directions of a unique dance pra...

From the Magazine: Reaching redemption

This story was originally published in early May in “Grit,” the fourth issue of Talisman magazine. His two kids knew exactly where he kept his alcohol. They wo...

From the Magazine: Cash cows

This story was originally published in early May in “Grit,” the fourth issue of Talisman magazine. On an unusually warm February morning, before the sun broke ...

The brothel of Bowling Green

Editor's note: A previous version of this story reported that the front bushes of Pauline's brothel were often littered with baseball caps. We could not find in...

From the Magazine: A quarry story

This story was originally published in early May in “Grit,” the fourth issue of Talisman magazine. In the beginning, ox-driven carts hauled slabs of stone down...