Stories & Lit

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

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.
When the action kicks in real life, being a movie buff pays dividends
dog trapped in car
A neighborhood comes to the rescue, sort of.
woman and dog
How we became human—an ongoing exploration.
dog and human hold hands
President Trump Needs a Canine Correction