View From Above

So many others have suffered infinitely more than I. I almost feel guilty to acknowledge any pain in my life as, comparatively, my challenges must be small. But that is the point. Trouble is not [...]

Nobody Gets Out Alive

Why do we act so surprised? Life on this celestial ball is so short lived…less than a blink of God’s eye. I lost a couple of family members in the last couple of months, both about my age. Of [...]

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 [...]

The One at the Top

I would like to suggest that someone being at the top, in charge, overseeing, is a natural phenomenon. It occurs throughout life in all kinds of situations. We see a whole lot of vying or [...]

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. [...]