Tyler Gillespie is an MFA nonfiction candidate at the University of New Orleans. He is the co-creator of the The Awkward Phase, a humor finalist in the “Great Tumblr Book Search.” He tweets here.

‘Love Your Boyfriend’

Boyfriend used to be a devout Church of Christ member and children’s art teacher. But she gave that all up to focus on her own art—her raunchy, thought-provoking rap lyrics.


New Orleans may be a foodie haven, but it doesn’t get much better than this humble sandwich. During an annual festival, chefs get creative to celebrate it.