October 5th, 2021

Getting My Hopes Up! Thoughts on Herschel Walker and Go Dawgs!

This year’s Georgia Bulldogs football team is probably the best football team I’ve ever seen to take the field in Athens. This might include the National Championship team of 1980. However, I have had my heart ripped out so many times by my beloved Bulldogs, I’m trying to keep my wits about me. If I didn’t love them, they couldn’t

September 16th, 2021

Talk Radio and Academics, A Point of Personal Privilege

This week, I spoke to a “Lunch and Learn” and my alma mater, The University of Georgia Grady College of Journalism. It is what I live for. It makes me feel young and I feel hopeful when I talk to young people who are just starting out. My career did not go on a straight path to where I am

August 6th, 2021

RIP Frank Mitchell

My sweet brother died 7 years ago today. I still miss him. He will always be with me. Here’s something I wrote the morning he died: I normally wake up at 3:15 a.m. on weekdays for morning radio. On Wednesday morning, the phone rang at 2 a.m. That’s never a good thing.  It was my niece.  She told me my