Here’s your daily dose of sweetness:
There are angels who walk among us and they are mostly unrecognized until they pick up a paintbrush in a hospital and turn a necessary mask that scares kids with cancer into a Star Wars character who could be the difference between living and dying.
Angels like Hannah Heimos.
Now, here’s the postscript.
The video was produced two weeks ago, says Laura High, a spokesperson for St. Louis Children’s Hospital.
“At that time Evan was in the midst of his 30-day treatment. His scans came back yesterday and his team let me know today he is cancer free,” she said in an e-mail.
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started the two most popular blogs in the history of MPR and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
NewsCut is a blog featuring observations about the news. It provides a forum for an online discussion and debate about events that might not typically make the front page. NewsCut posts are not news stories but reflections , observations, and debate.