The Modern Rescue

By Kathrese McKee | Feature

Sunday evening, I brought a bloodhound home for a sleepover. I called my husband to warn him. “There’s a guest in my truck. I almost hit a bloodhound. He doesn’t have a collar, and I don’t want anything to happen to him. He begged to get in the truck, so I let him.” Hey, it […]

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The Unexpected Task

By Kathrese McKee | Feature

Perhaps you remember Chapter 22 of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, in which Harry discovers–much to his horror–he must ask a girl to the Yule Ball and lead her out for the first dance. The chapter’s title is “The Unexpected Task,” and I can really relate. My unexpected task came from my son’s involvement in […]

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Patriarch Patronus

By Kathrese McKee | Feature

The first time I met my future (and current) husband, we were amazed by how parallel our lives had been up to that point in time. Both of our fathers had been in the Army when we were born; hence, we were both born outside of our home country (Texas), on foreign (Yankee) soil. Both […]

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