Category A Little Personal

Thursday – A Little Personal – Stella Tells it Like it Is

“Hey, John. What are you doing?” “I’m proofing my latest book.” “Let me see.” “Here it is.” “Circumstances of Childhood?” “Yup that’s the name.” “Let me be honest. Doesn’t sound like something I want to read.” “I never would have thought differently, Stella. I wrote it for humans.” “Probably low brow then. Show it to the […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Morning with Stella

  “Okay, John. I know you are getting your coffee but I wonder if we could chat.” “Of course, Stella. What would you like to chat about? “Well, it’s a little personal.” “Go ahead. I can keep a secret.” “It’s about those two canines.” “What a shock Stella. What about them?” “Haven’t you noticed how […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – A call for Volunteers

“Hey, Boss.” “Yes, Lucy?” “Aren’t you releasing a book on October 1st?” “Yes, I am.” “Don’t you think it is time to ask for some help?” “So stand aside and I’ll make a call for volunteers.” I will be launching Circumstances of Childhood,  a fictional family life story, with a traditional blog tour. The material […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Fur Kids in Exile

“Okay, John. Let’s chat.” “Alright, Stella. What do you want to talk about?” “Being a refugee.” “We are not refugees. We are evacuees.” “A rose by any other name is still a rose.” “Okay, I’ll admit this is not ideal. We are better off than a lot of the Harvey Hurricane victims” “Just look at […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Watchdogs

“Hey boss, we have a code red here.” “Code red? Lucy. What’s a code red? “Tell the boss what code red means, Bailey.” “Intruders, pop. Code red means intruders.” “They’re here. We have barbarians at the gate.” “C’mon, Lucy. There is an easy explanation.” “Easy for you boss. You don’t have to put your mouth […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Vacation

“Hi, Boss.” “Hi, Lucy. What is going on?” “Last week Bailey, Stella, and I had time off.” “I know. You guys do anything interesting?” “Well, we took a morning dip in the pool. Of course, a dove interrupted us. Pesky thing anyway.” “Too fast for you huh?” “Then we went for a walk and ran […]

A Little Personal – Lucy, Bailey and Stella – Summer Heat

“Hi, Boss.” “Hi, Lucy. What is going on?” “Well at breakfast this morning, Stella was calling Bailey, and I chicken.” “Oh dear. Do you know why? “She said we were afraid to go outside.” “And it looks like she might be right.” “Aw, boss don’t take sides.” “Okay, I will talk to her.” “Stella, did you […]