The Telltale Tail

I have to admit that I have rarely been able to read other people. Dogs, that’s another matter entirely. Unlike we human beings, what’s in their hearts or brains shows up in their countenance, [...]

Which GPS is best?

There I was again – in an all-too-familiar situation in which I find myself so often since moving to another town. Instead of being in a suburb south of the main state capital, I am now north and [...]

Turning Bad to Good

Today I was not my better self. I found myself in a situation where I felt my rights had been violated. What did I do? I exploded on the perceived perpetrator. The scene was haggling over who was [...]

I Love My Hoo-Mans!

I am not happy until I can look at my person eyeball to eyeball. I am just tall enough to do this when she is sitting. You may wonder that I know my person is a she. We dogs know these things. [...]

Super Woman is Not Gone…

She never existed at all. I used to have a keychain that was engraved with “Super Mom.” I’m not sure if one of my kids gave it to me, but however I came by it, it was what I aspired to be. Super [...]

Fairest of Them All

(I originally wrote this piece on October 8, 2015 – but I never published it until now …) Five years ago my mirror shattered. Anyone who has ever been truly loved—or who has deeply [...]

Angst Lurks

Compartmentalization. It’s a big word for a bigger concept. We all have the ability to varying degrees to create divisions between different aspects—or more specifically, the demands—of our [...]

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