Tom Flynn

Author Articles

A Day at the Green Race

“Give up?” the woman asked as I headed back to my truck after walking past her a few minutes earlier. I was parked aside...

Chasing Mitchell

Who was Elisha Mitchell—the man who first summited the highest mountain in the East—beyond the short, terrible span of his final moments? In April, I...

The Boys from Nowhere: Can the U.S. Men’s Olympic Hockey Team Compete without NHL stars?

For the first time since 1994, NHL players will not be competing in the Olympics. Who are the American upstarts hoping to pull off another miracle on ice?

Maryland’s Nuclear Moment

A Half-Century Ago, a Cold War Tragedy Unfolded in the Western Maryland Wilderness