Tag Archives: cultural

For the Love of Trains

I love trains. I’m not sure why. Trains seem to bring an almost magical feeling. The dream of taking you away while always bringing you home. And having a son we seem to be drawn to trains and model train exhibits a lot. I love living in a town where the trains run through the middle...

The Alabama Shakespeare Festival

One of my favorite places in Alabama is the Alabama Shakespeare Festival.   Originally the Alabama Shakespeare Festival was located in Anniston, Alabama. ASF was a summer theater festival performing for 6 weeks during summer in an unairconditioned high school auditorium. In the early 1980s the festival was facing bankruptcy and board member Carolyn Blount...

Artworks

The following  is my post over on Alabama Bloggers today. The Blount Cultural Park in Montgomery is a wonderful escape in the midst of a busy city. Home to the Alabama Shakespeare Festival and the Montgomery Museum of Fine Art, sprawling lawns with walking trails surround the park. Today I want to introduce you to...