Category Archive: dogs

Life with Critters

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This sums up the past three days: It’s hard to sleep with a 40 pound dog draped over your chest, and another one using your legs as a pillow.   You might be wondering,… Continue reading

99 word prompt

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February 6, 2020, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less), write a story to the theme “a dog in the daisies.” It can be any dog, real or imagined. Push into the… Continue reading

Dogs and dreams.

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I tried to sleep. Really, I did. Gazelle Dog insisted she had to put all her weight on one foot — while pushing it down on my throat.   It looked something like this,… Continue reading

Moods and messes.

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Thursday and Friday I wasn’t in the best of moods. It all started when I awoke to the “aroma” of a sewer filled with throw-up and cat cr@p. Fortunately, I didn’t touch, step… Continue reading

Weird things one thinks about at 5:00 in the morning.

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Went to sleep last night at 9:00pm.  Awoke at 5:00am to the sound of a dog panting.    Rottie Mutt had plunked down in front of the fan and was blocking Errrrr Dog’s… Continue reading

Why I’ll be up all night

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This: used these… …and this As his personal urinal.  He must have been saving it up in a bladder the size of Rhode Island.    How can a 20 pound coon cat soak… Continue reading

Senseless Sunday Sarcasm : New Years Resolutions

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I asked my dogs yesterday about their new year’s resolutions. Yes, I’m crazy like that. The 3 Muttsketeers :  We resolve to stop chasing the cats.   (They’re new, but say they like… Continue reading

Ghostly post

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Most people don’t know there’s a ghost in every house. In MY house, in the middle of the night, their names are… “Get out of my face!” …and “Stop licking me!” BUT when… Continue reading

150 pounds of Bedhog

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Fat White Dog:  Mom left me! Rottie Mutt:  She didn’t go anywhere! She’s sitting at the computer 3 feet away from you. FWD:  But…but…that’s soooo 3 feet away! RM:    You’re not the only… Continue reading

#Weekly Tanka Prompt #Poetry Challenge – Week 117 – Sunset & Theme

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If you want to participate, here’s the link:  https://ramblingsofawriter2016.com/2018/10/10/octpowrimo-day-10-weekly-tanka-prompt-poetry-challenge-week-117-sunset-theme/ Double Etheree – Two Etheree stanzas, where the second one is reversed.Syllabic count: 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1Rhyme not required   We enjoyed walking by  summer sunsets bathed in innocence. As… Continue reading