Stories & Lit

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

Picking up the pieces after a breakup
A valentine from the heart.
Becoming a dog owner helped me dispel internalized myths about black people and dogs.
A troubled Greyhound finds her perfect match.
An elderly Pug needs a little help with the day-to-day.
Love and forgiveness. What else is there to know?
Poems: Valentine, Last Call and Leaving Alice
Book reviews of Do As I Do and Canine Play Behavior
Learning that life can be good
A surprising encounter with her dog’s canid cousins.
A stray meets her match.
Socializing pups for guide-dog program satisfies on many levels
The challenges and rewards of a new pup.