Books & Essays

A writer repaints his office space, for better or for worse
M. Judson presents storytelling as a community-wide project
Never fear—take the advice of a man who knows
A man searches for the answer to an age-old question: Should grown men cry?
The Man offers hard-earned wisdom and sound advice
Look, think, and act smart with this essential collection
John Mark Subley-Jones's debut book catches the eye of Pat Conroy
A day in the water takes a new turn in a South Carolina-born scout boat
The Hub City Writers Project celebrates 20 years of nurturing Southern writers
Two Greenville residents take on the New York City Marathon to raise critical awareness
(Inspired by “Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird,” by Wallace Stevens)
A Greenville resident and her friend take on the Best Restaurant in the World

Editor's Letter

Man to Man

Neil Ferrier is persistent. After weeks of email exchanges, moved meetings, and delayed dates, we finally connected...

State Line

July is summertime’s cradle. It’s that sweet spot between the end of school and start, when the...

Ground Up

Summer hangs in the air like a heady magnolia, and we’re ready to break for cold beer,...

Editor's Picks

Discommon Man

Neil Ferrier creates what's in his mind's eye—the more disruptive, distinguished, and discommon—the better

Letters of War

A century ago, Upstate-based Army camp Sevier transformed the tides of World War I when its 30th Infantry Division took the Hindenburg Line. Through a collection of letters and photographs, local historians honor Camp Sevier and the sacrifice of its brave boys.

Look Sharp

Dan Eastland of Dogwood Custom Knives crafts handsome blades and handles

Family Table

Spartanburg’s Cribb brothers launch casual-chic Southern food concept The Kennedy

Crash Course

Take to our trails on two wheels with this guide to mountain biking