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Best seat in the house

Posted on: Thursday, May 29th, 2008 in: Uncategorized

Look, a lovely sunset at my house.   My outhouse, I mean. This is actually the same photo, just cropped. I thought the outdoor throne slightly detracted from the glorious landscape. Just a little. 

The new face of Carhartt

Posted on: Tuesday, May 27th, 2008 in: Uncategorized

I think this should be the new cover of GQ, as well.  Look at that profile! 

oy. vey.

Posted on: Tuesday, May 27th, 2008 in: Uncategorized

The husband left yesterday, after a Memorial-Day Weekend visit. It felt like I was on vacation, having so much help with all of the dog work. I hope I said “Thank you” for the 10 million things that he helped me with and for all the time he took to spend time with the dogs [...]


Posted on: Saturday, May 10th, 2008 in: Uncategorized

My mom is arriving today to visit for 10 days! HOORAY! Another human who actually knows me. I’d say she knows me fairly well, even.
So posting may be light as I entertain her with the brown, dead, still-not-green-and-mud-everywhere-town that is Homer.

And now we return to our regularly scheduled sanity.

Posted on: Monday, May 5th, 2008 in: Uncategorized

This is 15-year-old Skyler looking ridiculously pathetic. I assure you, he is not pathetic. Except for when he plays with an imaginary dog near his dog house. Okay, not pathetic, just senile. If he was a person, this dog would be Ryan. Lovable, smart, handsome. Except for the senile part.

ALONE. For realz.

Posted on: Thursday, May 1st, 2008 in: Uncategorized

The boss left today. I am unsure of how to feel, other than suddenly very alone. Devoid of humans. I am the lone dog-o-naut on Skippatopia.
One thing is for sure: if there was a sudden stampede of dogs, and I was knocked down, I would be trampled by 160 feet. That’s a lot of [...]