After a walk on Thursday through an almost completed (but stalled) and a barely begun (also stalled) subdivision (Lochrust and Grandview, respectively), Jon forgot to turn off the Path Tracker iPhone application and it loyally recorded the blog's drive back to Susan's house. Jon then went to the effort of deleting, GPS point by GPS point, the ride home to keep the blog's walking records "clean." More on the local housing market in the next couple of posts. Today the blog documents yet another Forsyth County mystery - a bench high over one of the empty lots of the Lochrust subdivision...
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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