Julie (2001-2009)

Julie was a rescue dog who was always grateful to be adopted. Sweet and quiet, she never knew how to play. Her muzzle was scarred from the previous home, a boarding kennel whose owners left dogs to be destroyed when…

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Dancing In The Rain

In those days, my mother and I showed collies on the weekends. Our lives revolved around which dog was in full coat. I don’t remember who we showed that muggy day only that we lost and then raced a thunderstorm…

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Mother’s Day

My mother is gone and I miss her. I miss her wisdom, her laughter, her guts. Although we had our differences, I knew she loved me. Today is the day we celebrate our mothers. So I celebrate her. See my…

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