Listen to this on Apple Podcast, iHeart, Spotify, Google Podcast, Amazon or Podcast One. In 2019, Fred met the newly crowned Miss America at a USA banquet. Nia Imani Franklin, who just released an EP Extended, showed a great interest in bourbon and the two have stayed in touch since.Nia is now … Continue readingMiss America Nia Imani Franklin | Basil Hayden’s 10 Year | What’s It Like Being Miss America?
As the helicopter flew overhead, its rotor blades slicing through air, I stood on a rooftop, camera in hand, and the Louisville skyline transformed into Mosul, the Iraqi city where I perched on rooftops as an Army photojournalist. I felt my chest; I was missing … Continue readingI Watched Fireworks With My Son