Kevin Dilmore is a Hallmark senior writer who has written novels, comic books, essays and journalism on pop-culture topics. His life and conversations are like one big issue of "PopMinded."
Abilene, Kansas
Artistic style
Pretty much anything that can be done by typing into Microsoft Word.
Comics, TV shows, movies, books and music from the past as well as today.
Happy place
In line for a midnight movie screening, wandering around a comic-book store on a Wednesday, sitting down to watch a downloaded TV series pilot.
Favorite project or work of art
Any page from "DC: The New Frontier" by Darwyn Cooke
An illustration of a partially decorated Christmas tree in front of a fireplace; at its base sits a box of Christmas ornaments in different colors and patterns.

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At Hallmark, we get a lot of questions regarding Keepsake Ornaments. But surprisingly, a lot of them are not about wh...

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Christmas Capturing Every Memory with Keepsake Ornaments: 50 Years and Counting

What if our Christmas trees connected us to family and friends each moment we gathered around them? What if every orn...

An illustrated checklist for a happy Eid that includes items like food, family, blessings and more food.

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As an observance of great sacrifice as well as an opportunity for strengthening the bonds of community, Eid al-Adha i...

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Christmas The Best Way to Watch Christmas Movies: Create a Me-Time Marathon

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Superman dad with daughter

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For a geek dad, geek mom or geek parent whose heart and mind are filled by the songs and stories of popular cultur...

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Love 34 Reasons Couples Last for Decades

At this time of year when we celebrate all loving relationships, we asked couples who have been together for decad...

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Gifting 4 secrets to make every gift more meaningful

When I was in grade school, my then-single mom bought me something I wanted desperately: a set of The Beatles bobb...

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Grandma and Grandpa. Nana and Papa. Tita and Tito. No matter what you call them, there may be no greater personifi...

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Every birthday we celebrate is meaningful. But from cards to gifts to full-blown party themes, we always put extra...

Put Dad in the headlines with a DIY Father’s Day newspaper

Father's Day Put Dad in the Headlines with a DIY Father’s Day Newspaper Craft

Start the presses! On Father’s Day, Dad is the top story around the house. Here’s the scoop on creating your own f...

Interfaith Holiday Celebrations and Traditions

Faith Interfaith Holiday Celebrations and Traditions

The traditions we grow up with often shape our holiday celebrations. So what happens when people of different fait...