Simone’s Dating Profile (not a real dating service)

This is ankle-biter Simone, (post divorce dog,) almost 11 years old. As you see in the above picture, she has cruelly been subjected to the humiliation of home haircuts… since the beginning of the pandemic. She was a “breeder release,” (reject,) turned over to a shelter as a puppy because she had bad back legs … Continue reading Simone’s Dating Profile (not a real dating service)

Today I Put Dog Food in the Coffee Grinder

I had to put my 15-year-old pup down on Wednesday. I wrote about her just last week. I've been expecting this for over a year, not wanting to be the adult and make a decision. Tuesday night, she started bleeding. I took her to the pet ER, along with two of my three offspring. My … Continue reading Today I Put Dog Food in the Coffee Grinder

Old Dogs

I never intended to have three dogs. I adopted my newest addition two years ago when I thought Phoebe was dying. I googled her symptoms and diagnosed her with cancer, but it turned out she has a thyroid problem, and I have three dogs. I surrendered my google veterinary medicine certificate. Below is a picture … Continue reading Old Dogs

Trump Hijacked My Blog

My blog = me. I write what I want, when I want, if I want, about who I want, and how I want. (period)👈🏻 My blog has morphed from that of “struggling, divorced, working parent, who resents 'the man', and who aspires to write for cash," to that of an "average American suffering from political … Continue reading Trump Hijacked My Blog

My Luck

I can do anything I set my mind to...right? I'm "handy" because I'm poor—relatively poor, and relatively handy. If I don't do it myself, I don't do it...myself. Man bashing is not my goal here, but as a woman, I am often charged more for repairs than a man might be. As a working single … Continue reading My Luck

Trash Day

This is the day  It's taken away The rubbish of a week that has passed My dog might say That a day like today Offers entertainment that can't be surpassed __________________________ August 26, 2016, Daily One Word Prompt: Witness~ <a href="">Witness</a>