LEO Weekly: Are You Too Old For Music Festivals?

LEO Weekly: Are You Too Old For Music Festivals?

Originally published July 11, 2018.  Basking in a resplendent, cotton candy sunset for PJ Harvey’s trenchant Sunday evening set at last year’s Forecastle Fest, I was offered free mushrooms by a friend. Like the major league dumbass that I am, I declined because — get...
Tomas Young’s War on War

Tomas Young’s War on War

Art by Shepard Fairey Iraq War veteran Tomas Young, gaunt and bed-bound in hospice care, was managing his pain and health with a menagerie of high-octane painkillers and antibiotics, including medical marijuana dispensed from a vaporizer. He spent his days in a...
LEO Weekly Nightlife Issue 2017

LEO Weekly Nightlife Issue 2017

Outside media, and God love ‘em for at least trying to cover our quirky city, tend to be deeply uncreative in their Louisville to-do lists. It’s not entirely their fault. In the interest of meeting deadlines, they probably just consult the hotel concierge and lo,...
LEO Weekly: I created a fake restaurant

LEO Weekly: I created a fake restaurant

Read the original piece. When a storefront popped up on the market recently in the rapidly-developing Germantown neighborhood, St. Matthews-based entrepreneur Jack Dunaway knew he had to seize the opportunity. Though he spends his work day as owner of the boutique...