When I married into a prominent local family, I assumed it would become just a minor part of my identity. Now that my marriage has ended, I realize I was wrong.
Casey Kenley18 min read
Best Longform Of The Decade
Our celebration of longform over the past decade.
IM Editors11 min read
The Problem With Crime Junkie
When will the amateur sleuths with professional problems get a clue?
Adam Wren22 min read
Meet The Afrofuturist Sci-Fi Writer Changing Indianapolis
Afrofuturist author. Community builder. Nerd.
Lou Harry15 min read
Hoosier Astronauts Share Their Stories Of Space
Hoosier astronauts describe the thrill of liftoff, the horror of mistakes, and that view.
Daniel S. Comiskey14 min read
Donald Cline: The Fertility Doctor Accused of Fraud
How a Zionsville doctor secretly used his own sperm to impregnate more than 50 fertility patients.
Adam Wren17 min read
The Bygone Era Of Birch Bayh
Birch Bayh was born in Terre Haute in 1928, just before the start of the Great Depression. From the beginning, his life was marked by a mix of national and local, agriculture and ambition.
Craig Fehrman15 min read
Julie Bolejack Wants To Save Chocolate
Goodbye, Mr. Goodbar. Hello, delicious.
Megan Fernandez22 min read
Gwendolyn Rogers’s Bittersweet Path To The Cake Bake Shop
“I am tired of being the girl cooking,” Rogers says. “I want to be the girl having the party. That was a goal: To get to that next level where someone else would cook for me. What would that feel like? I am still working on that part.”
Lili Wright20 min read
Next In Line: The Burger Chef Murders
For people living in Indianapolis in 1978, the year must have seemed like the last they’d ever see.
Tony Rehagen23 min read
Victor Oladipo’s Drive
“If y’all don’t respect the Indiana Pacers now, I have no respect for you.”
Jeff Vrabel18 min read
The Messy Genius Of Jonathan Brooks
“I’m not the type of chef who shoots for perfect food. I like a little chaos in my eating.”
Tom Chiarella15 min read
Curtis Hill Is A Party of One
Is Curtis Hill the next Mike Pence?
Kelly Kendall25 min read
How The Jill Behrman Case Informed Michael Koryta’s New Novel
This was the story that “kept circling through my mind.”