WVPE's Michiana Chronicles

The Michiana Chronicles writers bring portraits of our life and times to the 88.1 WVPE airwaves every Friday at 7:45 am during Morning Edition and over the noon hour at 12:30 pm during Here and Now. Michiana Chronicles was first broadcast in October 2001. Contact the writers through their individual e-mails and thanks for listening!

Michiana Chronicles

Nov 6, 2015

Joe Chaney's Comments about winning and the troubles it can cause.


Oct 30, 2015

Andrew Kreider and coffee.

"My Fantasy Job"

Oct 23, 2015

In her latest writing, Jeanette Sadler-Taylor goes for her dream job.

Splitting Wood

Oct 16, 2015

Michiana Chronicles Essayist David James talks about splitting wood.

Tweeting Across the Atlantic

April Lindsky shares her thoughts on some recent movies with prominent female roles.

"Why Bad Art is Bad"

Sep 18, 2015

Why Bad Art is Bad.


Sep 11, 2015

When there is too much folding.


Aug 28, 2015

When I get flowers...

The Shepherd's Life

Jul 3, 2015
Published here by permission of the photographer.

You read a book about what? You’re recommending a book about what? That’s the reaction I’ve been getting from people, and I can’t blame them. There are sheep on the book’s cover, after all. What does that have to do with our life? Shepherds on harsh yet beautiful mountain farms in a far corner of a distant country?