JUPITER, FL, MARCH 18: Once again this year, I have flown south during the month of March and landed in Jupiter. Not the fifth planet from the sun, but this beautiful town in south Florida. I fly down here every winter, not as a snowbird, but as a Cardinal. You see, Jupiter is the “winter home” of my beloved St. Louis Cardinals, and I join them here every March for spring training.
The Cold War may be returning as Vladimir Putin has led a Russian invasion of Ukraine. Will we be willing to make sacrifices for the cause of freedom like our parents and grandparents did?
He was a best-selling author, Civil War historian, philanthropist, visionary, preservationist, and engaging story-teller. As a music publisher he worked closely with Dolly Parton, Amy Grant, and BB King who called him his “curator of vibe” for his blues clubs. He was a public-spirited ubiquitous figure in Nashville and was named Music City’s Master of Ceremonies by Nashville Magazine.