By now, a “Hallmark moment” is much more than a slogan. The phrase has become shorthand for a pitch-perfect memory made between two people, the kind that can be commemorated with a greeting card. Courtney Taylor knows this feeling well. “Cards have always occupied a very big part of my life and childhood, ” she explains, speaking from her home in Kansas City, Missouri. Although you likely don’t know Taylor by name, you’ve probably seen her work: As a writer This story is from Kinfolk Issue Forty-Five Buy Now Related Stories Arts & Culture Issue 50 Close Knit Close Knit: Meet the weavers keeping traditional Egyptian tapestrymaking alive. Arts & Culture Issue 50 The Old Gays Inside a Californian TikTok “content house” of a very different stripe. Arts & Culture Issue 50 New Roots The Palestinian art and agriculture collective sowing seeds of community. Arts & Culture Issue 50 Angela Trimbur An all-out tour de force. Arts & Culture Issue 50 Peace & Quiet In the UK, a centuries-old Quaker meeting house encourages quiet reflection. Arts & Culture Issue 50 Free Wheelers On the road with London’s Velociposse Cycling Club.