• Desperate Measures

    Things have slowly fallen into a new routine. It’s easier with two dogs, at least, it should be, but when one of your two dogs is Jet, well, just so you understand my meaning I will tell you that I have been working on this sentence for ten minutes. Jet...

  • A Word on Rat and Mouse Poisons

    Every day since Mugen died has been tough. Some mornings, I don’t even know how I get out of bed because I certainly don’t want to. Some days, the only thing I wake up for, is to take care of Jazzmin and Jet, who need me. Other days it’s not...

  • For the Love of Labradors (and Other Breeds of Dogs Too).

    Loving Labradors When I think about Mugen’s life, I realize that I always thought that he was the dog in the background. He was my quiet little patch of puppy wonderfulness and serenity standing in Lucy’s shadow. After Lucy died, I could not have made it through grieving for her...

  • Goodbye, Mr. Puppy Man

    Everything is going to be the thing I did after Mugen died, for a little while. There’s the cross stitch I made and the coffee I drank. There’s the song I liked and the game I played. Then the pictures I took and the life I had. Mugen is missing...

  • Mini Book Review: Boneshaker by Cherie Priest

    I want to write a full blown review on Boneshaker, but I’m not passionate about my thoughts on this book. It was a good read and an enjoyable read. I really loved the setting and the world that Ms. Priest painted in this story, but I neither loved, nor hated...