Category Archives: animals

And so.. it begins in earnest

It is almost ten thirty at night and all around me explosions are happening. Earlier it was the displays from a couple of the small towns a couple of miles away. Then it became closer, much closer. While my two … Continue reading

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Exploring With Courage and Joy Like the Animals Do

I’ve mentioned several times about the cat colony behind my house. One that will be expanding soon since the man I’m waiting on has not gotten back with me yet. As I wait, my son and I have been working … Continue reading

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Doggy Doctor Visit Means Doggy Diet

The things we do for the non-human members of our family. I schedule vet appointments for both of my dogs at the same time on days when my son can go with me and help. Our sweet Molly is terrified … Continue reading

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Plans are Designed to be Changed

Change of plans. I had planned on attending church this morning. But when I got up this morning I was just dizzy enough I wasn’t comfortable with the thought of driving. My belief is that all the dealing with my … Continue reading

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Coming to Greater Understanding in The Journey of Life

It was full blown panic time. Yesterday morning I was sleeping so well when I was awakened by Molly’s frantic barking. Molly sleeps in this room which is on the far side of the house from my bedroom. Why? Because … Continue reading

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That Wasn’t One of My Brighter Ideas (image of wound)

I did try, I really did. I guess they didn’t really believe me. I decided today to cut down the bushes and saplings that were growing up around my mailbox and down the driveway. I found my safety glasses, my … Continue reading

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Yesterday

I try to be a good neighbor. I keep to myself unless I am talking with family. I will wave at the neighbors and speak from time to time, but usually stick to what my son calls my reclusive ways. … Continue reading

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What I Found in the Dark of the Night

I stood there in the dark. I had been waiting for the right time. I had kept up with the reports of a possible meteor shower and really wanted to witness the event. If it happened. The warning was that … Continue reading

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So Easily Entertained, So Easily Made Happy

People keep telling me the same thing. It doesn’t matter if I know them personally, if they are online friends, or if they are someone I pass while out and about. If I keep hearing it, then it must be … Continue reading

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May Fifth; Deer Don’t Talk

What a day this has been. A day with moments of pain, but more moments of laughter. After my son had been in for lunch and returned to work, I decided it was past time to start working more on … Continue reading

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