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Stories & Lit

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

Dog-to-dog tips
Stephen Kuusisto / Syracuse University Photo by Steve Sartori
About his first guide dog and how she changed this blind poet’s life.
when you are in between dogs
Dogs shape our lives, so what do we do when they’re gone?
Photograph by Traer Scott
A vacation in Mexico opens doors, and hearts, to a stray dog.
Same breed, different dog, new challenge.
Becoming a dog owner helped me dispel internalized myths about black people and dogs.
A troubled Greyhound finds her perfect match.
Book reviews of Do As I Do and Canine Play Behavior
Eggs, Un-scrambled