There is a neighborhood in Winston-Salem with the following characteristics: the homes are all recently-built (and for the most part, surprisingly attractive) mansions; there is an extensive private greenway; and it is de rigueur to have a basketball goal on your driveway. The blog has walked through many neighborhoods in Winston-Salem, but retains its capacity to be surprised...Jon was particularly struck by the care one homeowner took to place the goal so that it could be viewed from the big picture window...
Jon and Susan are professors at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem. Jon is in the Department of Theatre and Dance. He has lived in Winston-Salem for 25+ years. Susan is in Biology, and has lived in Winston-Salem for 5+ years. Jon's neighborhood is Sherwood Forest; Susan's neighborhood is Ashley Forest. Maurice, who lives in the District of Columbia, serves as occasional capital correspondent.
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