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Johnnie With Roger

Johnnie Johnson is Vice President for Admissions at Transylvania University Johnnie: “We’re going to remember 2020 like our parents remember the ‘60s. 2020 is the

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Connie and Lee With Bodhi

The bands that Lee leads are C The Beat (world music) and Lee Carroll’s Ethos Quintet (original jazz, Latin, R&B). He is also a founding

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Kristina With Lucie

“During the first semester of my final year of law school, I worked as a student attorney in my school’s immigration law clinic. Even though

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Bryan With Ozzy

“My name is Bryan and I am from Mexico and I am 24 years old. I have lived in the United States for 21 years

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Ana and Kiet With Buzz

Ana: “At first, to ease the anxiety, I took a deep dive into medical and research journals, hoping the science (or the experience of those

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Debbie and Chris With Shug

Debbie Eller teaches Art at Paul Laurence Dunbar High School. Debbie: “Chris and I are really hopeful the pandemic will create positive social change through

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Jennifer With Max and Yogi

Yogi is the only one in this picture who is going stir-crazy during this pandemic. After more than two years of specialized training, Yogi loves

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Jo and Daniel With Zuma

Jo: “In this time, we have discovered a bittersweet dance between delight and grief. We have both wrangled with seriously disrupted plans, an aging parent

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A woman with parted curly hair in a business jacket and red pajama pants with a snowflake pattern is seated with a laptop on the rail of a front porch while a black labrador retriever looks on.

Kim with Rufus

Rufus: “I am so grateful to have my humans home with me all day for non-stop companionship and occasional play breaks. I know they are

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A woman wearing a red and white bow stands on a front porch with patio decorations, plants and chimes. She is wearing a thick, furry rust-colored collared coat in pajama pants with a dog at her side looking down the stairs.

Kate with Neko

Kate: “In my regular life, I drive the Bookmobile for Woodford County, taking books to homebound patrons in Troy, Nonesuch, Millville, Midway. Now I’m working

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An smiling elderly woman holds an old dog on a leash next to the driveway of a white home with a front porch.

Barb with Katie

Kremena: Barb has been my neighbor for all but one of the years I’ve lived in Lexington. Even before we bought our house on Bassett

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Carla With Max

Carla and Max are spending a lot of time on their perch. There is less traffic now so they can hear the birds much better.

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Erica and Sam With Loki

Erica’s grandmother, Lila Mae, passed last week in Florida, where Erica is from. That, on top of the strange reality we all now inhabit, has

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Brock With Delila

Brock has been widowed twice. Her second wife passed last month. Delila is her therapy dog. Things are getting better.

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A man with dark hair and beard with grey highlights in denim is seated in a green metal garden chair on the porch of a dark blue brick home holding a banjo while a leashed dog stands to his side.

Brett with Blue

While Blue watched on, Brett played “Rocky Island” on his 5-string banjo. He told us it’s a Burgee’s Creek/Knot County/Kentucky version of this traditional tune.

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Whitney With Ace

Whitney Walker is a Social Studies Teacher at Lafayette High School, where she teaches Geography and Government. She has been there 15 years. Whitney: “I

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Paul

“I am excited to work my way through a pretty tall stack of books that’s been sitting on my desk. Duty-Free Art is on the

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Kara With Grace

Grace’s full name is Grace O’Malley. She was named after the first female pirate to have her own ships. Unlike the pirate she is named

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Ebony With Quavo

Ebony Collins is Lead Custodian at STEAM Academy. Ebony shares what’s been on her mind today: “The government is trying to issue a stimulus. I’ve

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