Category: The Dog House
“Just” a Dog?
“This is absurd. It’s just a dog.” “Just a dog? JUST? Pathos, don’t listen. Pathos dreams of being a bear and you want to shatter those dreams by saying he’s JUST a dog? What a horrible candle-snuffing word. That’s like saying, ‘He can’t climb that mountain, he’s just a man.’ or ‘ That’s not a…
A Rich Life
You don’t have to be rich to live a rich life. (~Charlie Gerr) Last night was a hard night. Chaos. Bickering. Tears. Forgiveness. Prayers. Peace. This morning I stood at the side window and watched as they all piled into Bri’s big ol’ truck. Cooper Dooper stood impatiently waiting next to Bri, ready to jump…
“A person can learn a lot from a dog…about living each day with unbridled exuberance and joy, about seizing the moment and following your heart…to appreciate the simple things-a walk in the woods, a fresh snowfall, a nap in a shaft of winter sunlight…about optimism in the face of adversity. Mostly…about friendship and selflessness and,…