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My Old Friend, PAIN

Despite my courageous front, there’s no getting around the gut-wrenching pain that goes with a break-up. My heart feels like it’s being eaten out by wild rabbits. 358 more words

The Day I'll Say Goodbye

I wrote this a couple of years ago, in 2012, when I had every intention of blogging regularly but, as I explained in my last piece, life got in the way. 427 more words

The Day I Decided on Doggie-Assisted Suicide


It was a long night and it’s been an even longer day. A couple of long nights actually.

Every few hours, the scratching and whining came from the dark, waking me up to find Bessie, our fourteen year old beagle, stumbling and pacing around in the shadows. 1,733 more words

February 2015

A Long Weekend in Vienna

I think my last couple of blogs posts have not been my best, perhaps suffering from a little distraction called Olli. We have had a great weekend in Vienna together. 303 more words

Murphy: November-ish 1998 to February 20, 2015

My cat Murphy was my little buddy for the past 16+ years and she passed away a couple days ago. She was such a little fighter and held on to life until I decided she should no longer suffer. 729 more words

GOODBYE ~ A Poem

Cottontails in the breeze​

Sun made shadows leave prints below

Whispers left and right through stems
​Invisible hand glides over brown velvet
​Saying one last goodbye to the earth… 8 more words

Spotlight On Writing

February Crocuses

Down by the creek, crocuses are sprouting.

Tiny precursors to spring,

they huddle tightly together.

Vibrant purple in contrast

to the greyish-brown hues of winter, 195 more words

Poetry