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the garden slumbers

A warm day in January is a fine time to get out and work in the garden. Joe planted hundreds of bulbs and we look forward to a spectacular spring show. Already, we have a few crocus, blue hyacinths, tulips, iris and daffodils popping up. I’m in charge of the kitchen garden in the back yard. Taking the time to weed. Connie Cat is my...

Mileybright ‘stands in’ as Selma

Filming of ‘Selma’ at Mileybright Farmhouse. Movie people have been filming at the Avondale High School recently. The other morning I noticed some cool old trucks being unloaded at the film crew base camp across the street from Mileybright Farmhouse. Turns out additional filming would be in the church parking lot behind our house. You don’t actually see our house, but the parking lot was set up to portray the approach to the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Montgomery, AL, for the movie ‘Selma’ currently filming in the Atlanta area. The march from Selma to Montgomery on March 7, 1965 is known as ‘Bloody Sunday.’ Joe and I hid behind trees to watch some of the filming as police chased and clobbered the peaceful marchers. Did not see producers Oprah Winfrey or Brad Pitt, oh...