Tag Archives: Dogs

Sassy, Quite A Lassie

I saw Sassy, the pit, in the park this morning.  She’s more an American Staffordshire without her ears pinned back, the upper-crust version of the average pit. Wish I had a photo, but never run with my iPhone. Heaven forbid … Continue reading

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Puttin On The Dog

  One can’t help but be amused at the coats and jackets people put their dogs in. The dogs themselves tell the whole story. Some of them, distinctly, like being dressed drag-like, despite how silly they may look. Others are … Continue reading

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Minutes From A New York Writer’s Workshop – January

The holidays are over so I’m tripping over a lot of dead trees. My neighbor Polly dragged hers down the stairs like a dead body. Why the big hurry to get rid of Christmas, that’s what I want to know. … Continue reading

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What Are They Doing Now?

My new neighbor upstairs who, for 3 months has been quiet as a church mouse, appears to have a girlfriend. I’d like you to imagine that mouse cohabiting with a blonde sumo wrestler. I know that’s not nice but her … Continue reading

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Madam Woof

I ran into a Swedish architect I know who told me a funny dog story. Seems his former sister-in-law, Liz, decided to adopt a pet so she went online to a number of rescue sites before coming upon a poodle … Continue reading

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Man’s Best Friend

When you think about it, books and dogs have lots in common since they both have tales…lol          I did say no more book reviews but I thought I’d just share what I’ve been reading. You never know, something might be … Continue reading

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The Joker

Thank God for animals. Sometimes I think they’re my only true friends in the whole world. Why am I lamenting? I’m not really, not anymore, but over the weekend I had a slight challenge so I found myself in the … Continue reading

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Boxing Day

I knew ‘Boxing Day’ was an English/Canadian holiday but assumed it involved the sport. Come to find out it has nothing to do with fighting and everything to do with giving. It was when all the rich landowners boxed up … Continue reading

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Tender Sightings

I’ve been training myself to look for the beauty in things, to search it out the way an archeologist uncovers a ruin. How? By noticing it, first of all. The way you do this is, you pay more attention to … Continue reading

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Coal Miner’s Daughter

My morning started off so well. I got up early, wrote for an hour. The weather is blissfully mild so I shed my layers like a snake in search of the sun. When I went to get my latte at … Continue reading

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