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Wyl Villacres

Wyl Villacres is a writer and award-winning politics blogger from the far northside ofChicago. He is about to ...

Latest Posts

I AM AN ADULT, OKAY?

When I finish my meal, my mac and cheese lunch, most times I’ll forget about it and let the pot and bowl crust over and go bad and curse myself for not putting the leftovers in a Tupperware.

Death Of The Phone Call

I stopped calling people on the phone, especially girls that I had a crush on, mainly because if I don’t have to let them hear how I actually feel, I can pretend to be something I am not.

Chicago Is Not A City

The boiling down of the City That Works into a collection of favorite moments and sights, of best neighborhoods and trains robs it of its essence.