Monthly Archives: July 2011

Sara Mitchell Parsons: 1912-2011

My beloved grandmother, Sara Mitchell Parsons, died this month at age 99.   She was remarkable in so many ways – a courageous, tenacious civil rights hero and education advocate as well as a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She … Continue reading

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Music City Magic: U2, the Blind Guitar Player, and the Thrill of a Lifetime

Nashville – It was stunning, uplifting, and unforgettable. The world’s greatest rock band had just finished a rousing concert performance at Vanderbilt Stadium, taken its final bows, and was exiting the stage when U2′s frontman made what seemed like an … Continue reading

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