Stench and Fragrance

Nothing revives the past so completely as a smell that was associated with it. —Vladimir Nabokov Duff here. Flowers and Trees are starting to bloom. Spring has sprung, and I’m feeling Frisky. Starting to move More Easily in My Abode and the yard. Memories of Bygone Puppy Days are returning. Mom and I were getting…

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Doggie Vacays

Duff here. Uncle Cyrus was beside Himself. His Master was to be away for a Week. Cyrus was going to the Kennel! As many of Us Canines do, He considered Himself to be be a Human. He expected to go along with The Family, enjoying the Scenery. And the Adventures. Not to mention the Different…

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Waiting for Help

Zoomies: zoom-eez/noun A high speed, reckless, frantic, exhilarating, and completely unstoppable dog run. May involve danger to property. An outward show of complete inner happiness. —DamromDecor.com Etsy Duff here. As You remember, I am in My Other Office when Mom and I are at Work. I much enjoy the Warmth of the Jeep, especially riding…

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Forgotten!

Duff here. I was going through the Family Album the other Day. Such fun Memories of those Bygone Days. Aunt Susie and her Puppies. Uncle Georgie getting top marks as a Hunting Dog. Great Cousin Ruthie getting a Blue Ribbon for herding Sheep in Record Time. I was so Proud! Living unstuck. And then I…

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Time to Spring Clean!

Springtime has come early this year. You can feel Mother Nature shifting and changing beneath your feet. The songbirds came back early, and you just heard geese honking this morning. Little green shoots are coming up and buds are forming on the trees. You know what that means, don’t you? Time to spring clean! But…

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Breakfast Upset

I don’t care how late it is. When I wake up, I’m eating breakfast. —so-relatable-tumblr.com Duff here. The usual Morning Routine goes like This. Mom and I get Up. She takes Me outside, then tucks Me in for a Post-Sleep Nap as She goes for Her walk. When She comes Back, She immediately fixes My…

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A Disappearing Act?

The truth is, the fear doesn’t go away. Life is the dance of feeling the fear, but doing it anyway. —Anonymous Duff here. I never know where People might go when They Enter the Office Powder room. They go into that Small Room. And close the Door. I listen intently, hearing the sound of assorted…

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