we’re ready

It’s time. The crate has been empty long enough. The leash has hung limp long enough. We’re ready for a new dog to come home to us. Last summer and fall, when the grief over losing Kaylah was overshadowed by my...

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the dog who has to be in front

When Kristina was homeschooled, she loved the idea of a school bus. It was, I think, the one thing she missed about attending regular school. Later, when we moved and she attended a magnet program at a district middle school, she...

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one fourth of a country song

Over the weekend, I was at World Domination Summit, something I had looked forward to for a year, since I learned of the inaugural event, something I was committed to since I purchased tickets in the first wave last...

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i have this dog…

Kaylah likes to hang out with my in my office. She has a comfy pad there, which she will munch and scrunch into good pillow position, and then she naps, sometimes yipping in her sleep, her feet pawing at the dream-ground. When I...

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