I am always heartened whenever I see the statue of Brother Bryan in Birmingham, a monument to the goodness of a beloved Birmingham preacher who was known for giving the coat off his back. You can see in the postcard above (postmarked in 1969) that for a time the statue was on top of Red Mountain in Vulcan Park. The statue’s home now is the [...]
Expect an announcement from the Governor’s office in the next couple of days for a special session to start next Wednesday (Dec. 8) that will address issues related to ethics reform. (Any issues that are not included in the Governor’s call for a special session cannot be considered during the special session unless two-thirds [...]
I hope your team wins today.
Unless, of course, your team is not my team.
May the blessings for which you give thanks be beyond number.
I am grateful for much, including for readers like you who stop by the Parlor.
This vintage postcard is reprinted with permission from this Flickr [...]