Kylie’s Book Nook

My name is Kylie Sebert. I’m a native of Spirit Lake and recently moved back to West Des Moines! I have a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing, with an emphasis in fiction. You can find me on Instagram and Facebook as @litwithkyiejo. As with most writers, one of my passions is discovering and…

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The Chapmans

Meant for Each Other Dylan and Brittney began writing their story together 12 years ago, ultimately tying the knot on July 8, 2023. Introduced through mutual friends, their relationship ebbed and flowed until it blossomed into the realization they were meant for one another. “We became good friends and dated and then went our own…

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Lake Life Review

“WE’RE WILD AND FREE, WE’RE THE CLASS OF 43!” It took us a bit but the 8 of us created a cheer for our class. Most of the time we had a line before the one above, it was either we’re looking good, or it was we’re feeling good. None of us really could remember.…

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Battle of the Bartenders Kicks-off Winter Games Festivities

A Night of Enjoyment Greatly Blesses the Community Since 1986, people have been gathering at the Iowa Great Lakes to revel in everything Winter. Some travel from a distance, while others walk out their front door for a chance to enjoy Okoboji. In 2013, Parks Marina decided to provide an evening of fun for the…

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An Okoboji Story Tale Wedding

Okoboji is the start of Joel and Regan’s story! Not just where they were born, but where they fell in love! When the two were trying to pick the perfect location for their wedding day, it all came down to home. West Lake Okoboji – the heart of their story! “We were looking around where…

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Kylie’s Book Nook

My name is Kylie Sebert. I’m a native of Spirit Lake and recently moved back to West Des Moines! I have a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing, with an emphasis in fiction. You can find me on Instagram and Facebook as @litwithkyiejo. As with most writers, one of my passions is discovering and…

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