Achievers


Sunday Spotlight: Lin-Manuel Miranda

Lin-Manuel Miranda! Prolific, profound, and unparalleled! A long-time fan of the theater, I was so ecstatic when I heard about the recent Broadway show, Hamilton. Even though Bearded Chum was a bit skeptical of it, I thought it sounded like a really interesting idea and I’m happy to hear that it is so popular. I probably…


Sunday Spotlight: Soledad O’Brien

Soledad O’Brien! Devoted, dedicated and definitely driven! During a particular nasty storm with a particular noteworthy name of which I’m somewhat attached, Soledad O’Brien brought her own bright appellation to shine some light on the tragic situation. Already an influential figure, she became an award-winning journalist and has since branched out into a variety of media…


Sunday Spotlight: Dovey Johnson Roundtree

Dovey Johnson Roundtree! Classy, courageous and curiously called! After visiting the Levine Museum in Charlotte, NC, I became interested in the woman whose unusual name headed a few of the blurbs found in some of the exhibits. Upon researching her later, I promptly marveled at her incredible lifetime achievements and unwavering fortitude in the face…