Sometimes you have to leave home so you can reflect on the place you have been. For these four authors, saying goodbye to the south gave them the ability to capture its essence and express its darkness, magicalism, and majesticness.
These four authors hail from North Carolina where the mountains can be blue and the ocean can be green. One thing’s for certain, there’s just as much local color in their writing. From the past to the present and everything in between, the south never looked so beautiful.