Stories & Lit

Musings on the world's oldest friendship in personal essays, memoirs, fiction, classics and, of course, humor.

Lounging Dog
Convincing my partner to adopt a dog took years.
Book Excerpt: One Hundred Dogs and Counting
Elements from the Orellys’ scrapbook featuring Erni and Lord
Rescues from the river of time
A senior dog is still full of surprises
small scruffy dog
A small dog with an invaluable bag of tricks and a can-do attitude
Georgian Street Dogs
Street dogs, stray dogs, dogs with no discernible appeal—I love them all.
hiking with puppy
New visions on a mountain trail
Daily routines provide welcome relief at both ends of the leash.
Recognizing the “one” but taking on a new dog.