Louise Jarvis Flynn

Louise Jarvis Flynn is a contributing editor for Our State.

Life

The Last House Call

A retired Greenville pediatrician returns to his ancestral homestead to mend the house’s old bones, heal its wetlands and preserve a family history that has long captivated him.

Western

City Portrait: Brevard

Pisgah National Forest is the ideal amphitheater for nature’s music. But come summer, the historic hamlet next door erupts in symphonies as gorgeous as waterfalls, and old-time jams as rousing as mountain trails.

Eastern

Two Cultures Come Together on Ocracoke Island

On Ocracoke Island, where old-timers claim kin from Blackbeard’s day, a new community is taking shape. The two cultures may not speak the same native language, but they understand that the best way to weather change is together.

×