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

Editor's Letter

Fresh View

April in its newness and promise is a resounding bell returning us to the moment, to this...

Maverick Spirits

Last October, I discovered my purpose. Contrary to what you might think, it wasn’t the answer to “What...

Southern Sides

Life in the South is like a Southern cafeteria—one of the remaining vestiges of history that is...

Editor's Picks

The Eternal Art

The late painter Matt Baumgardner chose to dance where the angels play

Field & Fire

Professional soccer kicks off in Greenville this month, with former World Cup star John Harkes at the helm

Bare Essence

Village photographer Allie Monday empowers women to empower themselves

Core Insight

Furman alum Nick Craig leads Fortune 500 companies and CEOs to their authentic purpose

Good Times Roll

New Orleans’ NOPSI Hotel elegantly blends past and present