Maria Johnson

Maria Johnson is an award-winning writer who lives in Greensboro.

April 2011

The Egg Church

Folks in Kernersville know First Presbyterian Church’s Easter eggs are tasty, but the sweet story of how a batch of cream-filled chocolates unified a church, and a community, is just as irresistible.


Artistic Edge

Blending ancient practices with innovative approaches, Edward Wright and his artisans craft frames worthy of the objects they hold.

June 2010

Visions of Beauty

One of the state’s preeminent garden designers, Greensboro’s Chip Callaway lays out luxurious beds of leafiness throughout the East Coast.


Riding with Jonathan

For years, Nat Walker of Greensboro has been hitting the open road with his son, Jonathan, taking car trips that have nothing to do with destination and everything to do with finding a way to connect with his son.