Monthly Archives: January 2017

How To Live With Vultures

There’s something about being at the top of the mountain, literally and metaphorically. Who doesn’t want to feel on top of everything? Even Rico likes the bird’s-eye view of the valley—the river’s stillness, the rolling greenery, the gliding vultures. Yes, … Continue reading

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Overanalyzing Bit Me In The @**

Pinched between teeth A pink welt on white skin OW! scares us both So it turns out Whiskey can be a shithead. She cozies up when I’m eating like she expects to be baby-birded. Her stubborn streak is … … … Continue reading

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(Not) Knowing What We Need

Sometimes I think I have it figured out. Not life’s big mysteries, of course, but at least the simpler stuff. Like the “should or shouldn’t we get a new dog” type of stuff. I didn’t want another after Roxy passed … Continue reading

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