Books & Essays

Local attorney Jo Watson Hackl crafts an empowering young adult tale
A writer and her young family set out to make new vacation traditions on Edisto Island
An author reflects on his relentless affection for America’s pastime
Nationally acclaimed poet Ray McManus champions the weight of words in students’ lives
Nationally acclaimed poet Ray McManus zeroes in on life behind the veil
Otis White may lead a nomadic life, but his iconic art finds a home in this year’s Emrys Journal
To weather the storms of life, this writer needs a willing companion
In his latest book, The Potlikker Papers, Mississippi writer John T. Edge shows how food has sustained, shaped, and ultimately transformed our Southern experience
A writer and her family get stuck in a south Georgia swelter while facing a cantankerous bovine
A Southerner’s move to Minnesota helps to reveal the majesty of cold climes
New reads for the new year to crack open by the fire
For a Greenville writer, memories of a childhood restaurant run as deep as the sea

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Say Cheese

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Take A Bough

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Simple Pleasures

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Against the Grain

Luckily for craft-beer aficionados, Greenville has become its own booming paradise for microbreweries. From classic styles to experimental batches, this isn’t your dad’s college brew.

Pop Rocket

Common Pops crafts artisanal icy treats for all

Girls of Summer

The gates of Camp Greystone swing wide this month, celebrating 100 years of mystical memories

River Siren

Katie Callahan of Friends of the Reedy River leads the community charge to clean up our waters

Into the Wild

From cabin to campground, encounter majestic wildlife at these Smoky Mountain stay-aways