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Write Like a Girl with Javacia Bowser

Javacia Harris Bowser is best known as the founder of See Jane Write, a Birmingham-based organization for women who write and blog. Her own lifestyle blog chronicles her journey of writing her way through life as a “southern fried feminist.”


Joey Kennedy, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, enjoys a good cuddle with the pups he and his wife have rescued, a good read, and a good bourbon. Join him as he explores the ins and outs of this curious life.

The Glamourous Life with Lee Ann Brown

Lee Ann “Sunny” Brown corrects a misconception about what glamour is and what it is not. First, it’s not about age, looks, money, or your address. Glamour is 
a state of mind. Follow the steps to a glamorous life in the city, courtesy of Lee Ann.

Listen Up

Lindsey Osborne introduces us to the people behind our favorite sounds and shares why they love making music so much. As a longtime music enthusiast, Listen Up brings together two of her favorite things: hearing people’s stories and hearing people’s music.

B Yourself

Birmingham Bombshells creator Angela Karen spends most of her time celebrating people of all ages by exposing their celebrity side through photography.


Mindi Shapiro and Brett Levine take us into the studio of Birmingham’s most talented and diverse local artists.

One Shot: The City Through the Lens

It’s the city through your lens: each month we share a photograph capturing a slice of our city and its people.

Bleacher Seats with Luke Robinson

Luke Robinson is the epitome of a loyal sports enthusiast. Currently, Robinson is a host for the University of Alabama’s Coaches Cabana webcast, AHSAA Radio Network team member, Sportzblitz TV and Radio personality, blogger for Crimson Country Club and general sports writer for multiple regional publications.

The Journey with John Croyle

John Croyle founded Big Oak Ranch with his wife Tee in 1974 after playing football for the University of Alabama under legendary coach Paul “Bear” Bryant. In this family-oriented column, he shares advice through his experiences with Big Oak Ranch.

Staged: Phillip Ratliff explores the performing arts

Phillip Ratliff has had lots to say about the city he calls home. His stories on Birmingham’s vibrant cultural scene have appeared in several publications. As Director of Education at Vulcan Park and Museum, Phillip curates exhibitions around the city’s rich and wondrous past.

City Lights

Rev. Dallas Teague Snider, Mrs. Petite America 2016, is an author, speaker, and spiritual life coach. Her column City Lights highlights stories of local individuals doing what they can in their everyday lives to make a difference in our community. Check out her blog at

Cherri Ellis Speaks her Mind

Cherri Ellis speaks her mind about topics great and small, downright sad and laugh out loud funny.

Style With Tracy James of ChicMadeSimple

Tracy James knows style. For a fresh approach to traditional fashion consulting that caters to style conscious, budget-savvy, time-constrained individuals, hope on over to chicmadesimple!