Monthly Archives: October 2016

Why We Should All Want To Be Like Pit Bulls

Animal rescue groups across the country will be celebrating National Pit Bull Awareness Day on October 22! It’s another flattering spotlight on these misunderstood dogs. Isn’t it funny listening to people talk about pit bulls? To one camp, pit bulls … Continue reading

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Stop, See, Breathe, Repeat

  Early morning walk My dog wants only to be still Breathing the dew Can you believe I actually wrote that? I’ve been dabbling in poetry and feel especially drawn to haiku. There’s something about its simplicity. By not commentating, … Continue reading

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Is That A Fact?

One lovely morning, Rico and I poked along the wooded trail next to our neighborhood. The insects’ stringed instruments and soprano songs of birds filled our ears. The scent of God knows what filled Rico’s nose. Nature encased us in … Continue reading

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