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Meet Blake Trent, one of our local writers sharing what he loves most about Knoxville!


Blake Trent

Blake is an East Tennessee native but just got to Knoxville in 2016. He’s currently a Graduate Teaching Assistant at the University of Tennessee Knoxville and was a middle school English teacher for the last 9 years.

You’ll probably see him around town trail running and hanging with his dog, Monty!

Follow Blake & Monty’s Knoxville adventures on Instagram.


Written by Blake Trent

The Bottom: A Look Inside

Over in East Knoxville (at 2340 E. Magnolia Avenue to be specific) lies The Bottom - a magical place where you can listen to book talks, join in on...

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Knox Brew Hub: A Look Inside

If you’re new to the craft beer scene in Knoxville, there’s someone you absolutely must meet posthaste: Zack. Zack Roskop is the unofficial champion...

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