It’s been six years since I’ve experienced fall in the Northeast.Read More
I often think of this friend, and blog post I wrote while blogging for the Albany Times Union back in 2010. I recently had an encounter with someone who reminded me of my ol’ friend and I just wanted to give this story a new place to live…Read More
I'm a dog lover. I'm a rescue lover. I dislike over-breeding, pet shops, puppy mills and just generally seeking out a specific type of dog simply because that's what you want. I don't know - I guess I just believe in dogs finding/rescuing people, more than anything.
I came across this link, entitled '3 years ago you were evicted from 20 Catherine St 13B and I have your dog', after a friend shared it on Facebook. And, I was completely taken in and aback by it.
The short story about a neglected, abused senior dog - nicknamed 'Cathy' by the kill shelter she wound up in before being adopted by her owner/family - is perfectly heartwarming, informative, and above all else - kind...even during the parts the author talks about the neglect and abuse Cathy endured.Read More