Commentaries

Thursday Commentary
7:00 am
Thu March 14, 2013

Mama Misinformation

Nana Graham

Listen to Nan's Commentary

We've all had some time in our time: questionable advice from mom. It's precious, and sometimes treasured, but it can also be dead wrong. Today, Nan Graham, shares some of her favorite tidbits from her beloved Alabama Mama.

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Tuesday CommentaryL
7:00 am
Tue March 12, 2013

Light

Thalian Hall

Listen to Shane's Commentary

As a museum curator, Shane Fernando knows that lighting is everything. Here, he shares the power of lighting from the macro to our own Port City.

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Thursday Commentary
7:00 am
Thu March 7, 2013

First Workshop

David Blevins David Blevins Photography

Listen to Philip's Commentary

It's hard to imagine a literary great like Philip Gerard being berated in a workshop, but there was such a time. Today, he shares his first workshop experience with us, and comes away unscathed.

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Thursday Commentary
7:00 am
Thu February 14, 2013

To Carry You through "For Worse"

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Listen to Gwenyfar's Commentary

Gwenyfar Rohler is no stranger to love or good literature; she has had a love for books since time immemorial and been a veteran of the infatuated and broken-hearted since the ripe age of fourteen. On this, Valentine's Day, Gwenyfar shares how her idea of love has changed over the years, and praises one of her favorite romantic poets.

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Tuesday Commentary
7:00 am
Tue February 12, 2013

Fashionista--Not!

The Ever-Fashionable Annie Gray Johnston

Listen to Annie Gray's Commentary

Anyone who knows Annie Gray Johnston is familiar with her signature style. But for those of you who have only heard her lovely radio voice, today's commentary illuminates why her fashion sense is on par with the former Secretary of State herself.

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Thursday Commentary
7:00 am
Thu February 7, 2013

I Got My Thrill...

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Listen to Nan's Commentary

Opening someone else’s mail is a federal offense—for humans. For Commentator Nan Graham’s dog Lilly, it only made her a little blue.

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Tuesday Commentary
7:00 am
Tue February 5, 2013

A Sangria Lesson from Paco Strickland

William "Paco" Strickland
Brownie Harris Photography

Listen to Shane's Commentary

William "Paco" Strickland was known for his exceptional talent as a flamenco guitarist. But Commentator Shane Fernando most remembers a moment in the kitchen with Paco, and shares it with us today.    

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Tuesday Commentary
7:00 am
Tue January 29, 2013

Climate Metamorphosis

Andy Wood

Listen to Andy's Commentary

Warm winter days might be  a welcomed treat for beach-goers, but for other, tinier Port City residents, they can be a real bugger. Commentator Andy Wood highlights the trouble with these warm days and cold snaps through the life of one brave pupa.

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Thursday Commentary
7:00 am
Thu January 24, 2013

Introducing, Walter Smitty

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Listen to Gwenyfar's Commentary

Gwenyfar Rohler was an only child, but never short on companions. Today, she introduces us to one of her dear friends, Walter Mitty.

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Thursday Commentary
4:55 pm
Wed January 23, 2013

Let's Hear It for Those Eyebrows!

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Listen to Nan's Commentary

If the eyes are the windows to the soul, eyebrows could be the most important window dressings in the world. Nan Graham’s opinion: show yours some much-needed attention.

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