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Welcome to Our Homes Meet the Louisvillians who made this Home issue, which is a collaboration between Louisville Magazine and Louisville Public Media. Cédric Ballarati took the photographs for “Beautiful Intricacies” (page 118). He lives in Belknap. Do you feel at home in Louisville? "Sometimes. In September 2020, I moved with my wife to Louisville …

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Cherished Stares (9.23.22) PHOTOS AND WORDS BY Jon Cherry The alley cafe at Quills Coffee on Baxter Avenue. Happily taking my leave with a hot whiskey pour lingering on my upper lip, a street corner beckons my gaze. The utility box peppered with layers of paint-marker tags holds my attention for half of a smoke. …

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Roses and Thorns The author proudly called Louisville her home, boasted about the person it had made. But when Breonna Taylor was killed, everything changed. Published online Sept. 23, 2022. By Tracy Clayton The author on the front porch of her family's home near Shawnee Park, circa 2000. People stole my grandmother’s roses all the …

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What does “home” mean to you? (9.23.22) BY GABRIELLE JONESVICE PRESIDENT OF CONTENT, LOUISVILLE PUBLIC MEDIA Jones as a 10-year-old fifth-grader. She was living in Pittsburgh, in her great-grandfather’s house that her mom had inherited. Her family migrated from Pittsboro, North Carolina, to Pittsburgh in the 1940s, and her grandmother and great-aunt grew up in …

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