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When the Fans Take Over

By Kathrese McKee | Feature

When the fans take over, what’s an artist supposed to do? George Lucas could be asking himself that question as J.J. Abrams takes over the director’s chair for the seventh Star Wars movie.  J.J. was even younger than I was when he saw the first Star Wars movie, and he says, “‘To be a part […]

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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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