Category Archives: stories

Poet Mary Oliver Publishes ‘Dog Songs’

““Dog Songs,” out from Penguin Press on Tuesday, is a sweet golden retriever of a book that curls up with the reader, with 35 poems and one essay about the dogs who have shared Ms. Oliver’s days.” ~ by Dana … Continue reading

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Being dog obcesessed is…

…a good thing! Take it from Dean Koontz who writes so beautifully about his dog Trixie and other dogs. Brilliant writers are usually avid readers. Here are five dog books that Dean Koontz recommends. (Of course I recommend Mr. Koontz’s … Continue reading

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Calling All Artists and Writers…

Do you have a sketch or drawing of your dog that you’d like to share here? Or maybe you have a story or vignette…  Please email me via the “comments” section below, and I’ll post your work for all to … Continue reading

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