Author: Jack Evans

Jack Evans is a journalist in Bloomington, Indiana. He has written for the Indiana Daily Student, the (Charleston, SC) Post and Courier, the (Northampton, MA) Daily Hampshire Gazette and the Knoxville Mercury, among others. Follow him @JackHEvans.

BELFAST — In a city of walls, I found myself looking through a skylight. The day had been gray and rainy, but now light streamed through, illuminating the stairwell and the Irish Rugby poster that proclaimed, “Belief or Nothing.” The window was set into the slanted roof of a building on the north side of the […]

BELFAST — Our tour guide had already alluded to his time in prison when I turned from looking at a wall of murals to find him introducing our group to his old cellmate. They’d served time together in the early 1980s, and now the cellmate was a tour guide, too. They threw their arms around […]