dsm Nov/Dec 2017

Sounds Like Art

Alex Braidwood captures the audio wonder of life.

A Proud Survivor

Writer: Jane Schorer Meisner Photographer: Duane Tinkey Before Vanessa McNeal even understood the meaning of ...

FYI – Bookshelf

What You’re Writing Local authors have been busy lately. Here are some books they’ve ...

Philanthropy Calls On a New Generation

Nonprofit organizations seek new ways to appeal to millennials, who have their own perspective ...


Fast days of mud and mayhem fuel a Drake student’s NASCAR dreams.

‘Worth Fighting For’

A Heritage Gallery exhibit showcases artists with military experience.

Bright Delights for the Holidays

Crab Imperial Toasts—plus some easy-to-prepare bites—will make your appetizer platter worth celebrating.

Home Court Advantage

Drake coach and Des Moines native Jennie Baranczyk shoots for a new era of ...


Nick Grant Age: 32 Profession: Account director for the Integer Group; freelance style writer ...