Category Archives: Pets

Water Babies, Snow Babies and Bonfire Aficionados

I almost didn’t make my annual trip to Muskoka this year—didn’t want to wear out my welcome; I’d visited twice last year, once for my parents’ 60th wedding anniversary, and again at Christmas. Happily, all it took was one phone … Continue reading

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Molly Bids Adieu

We said goodbye to our sweet Miss Molly yesterday. If I ever make it to those pearly gates, I’m going to have a word with someone about the lifespan of dogs. It’s far too short and I’m not sure my … Continue reading

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Molly Gets Her Groom On

What do I do besides make up lies I call fiction? One of the things I’ve gotten very good at since I started writing is prioritizing…also known around here as putting things off. I’d delegate, but for some reason that … Continue reading

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End of an Era

I was all set to post a blog today about what comes after you’ve finished writing your novel, but another ending has taken all the wind out of my sails.  Our wee blonde dog, Soozie, aka Pookie, lost her battle … Continue reading

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