My name is Penny.
I have a new favorite place. It is in the back yard, on some smooth stones. I like to stretch out on them when the sun is out and the stones are hot. 139 more words
Some of my fondest childhood memories are from playing in the dirt with my mother while she gardened. She would designate a special area where I was allowed to play, so I would not damage any plants. 432 more words
Our backyard fence is older, and doesn’t quite extend all the way down to ground level. When Penny, Kasey and I went outside tonight, our canine next-door neighbor decided to check us out in a very dog-like, unself-conscious, under-the-fence way that made me laugh. 35 more words
It was the summer of 2009, and I was watching Whale Wars, one of the newest hit series on Animal Planet at the time. The Japanese whaling fleet had just harpooned a whale and they were hauling it up onto the deck of their ship. 453 more words