Category A Little Personal

Thursday – A Little Personal – Twiggy Gets a New Ball

“What is that thing, Little one?” “It’s a new ball, and I’m nuts for it.” “Oh, yeah. I’m coming up to see it.” “I didn’t think you liked balls.” “It’s not that I don’t like balls. I just don’t like to play with them too much.” “So you are not interested in this one?” “Let’s […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Lucy and Twiggy Are Back

“Hey, you two. I think you ought to go out and play.” “Our week off is over?” “Boy, that went quick, Lucy.” “Well, you know what they say. Time flys when you are having fun.” “What are you going to do on the patio?” “The same thing I was doing on the bed.” “I was […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – A Dragon Duel with Twiggy and Lucy

“So, what is this stuff, Lucy?” “Those are costumes. They are supposed to be dragon costumes.” “Dragon costumes? What are dragon costumes doing here?” “Remember when you decided you wanted to be a crocodile instead of a puma?” “Yes, I remember, but how did dragons come up?” “Well, the artist Resa suggested we dress up […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Lucy and Twiggy in Battle (Sort Of)

“The Water buffalo can sense puma danger lurking— What’s the matter?” “I don’t want to be a puma today. I just don’t feel it.” “For heaven’s sake. What do you want to be then?” “How about a crocodile? That would be fun.” “Okay, whatever. The water buffalo senses a crocodile danger.” “Wait. A water buffalo […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Lucy and Twiggy Explore the Meaning of Life

“It’s a beautiful day to be outside, Lucy.” “Huh? Oh yeah. I think this white spot moved.” “Look at the oodles of sunshine.” “Uh-huh. What’s that above the window?” “You ought to pay attention to nature instead of being distracted by superfluous things.” “Okay. I’ll get down close to the yard and won’t be distracted.” […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – The Water Buffalo and The Puma

“Hey, Lucy. How about a game of tug-o-war?” “Oh, I don’t know. I was thinking of something rougher.” “Like the puma takes the water buffalo by surprise?” “Yeah, and the water buffalo prepares a defense.” “There is no defense as the puma goes for the soft underbelly.” “Which the water buffalo protects with sharp hooves.” […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Twiggy Needs Entertainment.

“Hey, Lucy. Do you want to play with Eel? “Gee, I was just getting ready for a nap.” “Yeah, but look how much fun we can have.” “Call the boss; maybe he’ll play with you.” “Ah, Dad. Let’s do the tug-o-war.” “Sure, Anything you want.” “That’s the ticket. Now drag me.” “You sure your teeth […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Twiggy Finds a New Playmate

“Hey, Lucy. I hear something over there.” “Might be a lawnmower. Let’s go see.” “Look at this. A little something running around here.” “I don’t see anything.” “Over here. Not over there. It’s over here.” “I wouldn’t touch anything that’s on the ground running around.” “Look, it’s the cutest. I wonder if it wants to […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Lucy and Twiggy Look for the Sun

  “So what do you want to do today, Little one?” “I’m thinking about a big bunch of sun worship.” “I don’t know about that. looks like the sun has the day off.” “That can’t happen. When it is time for a sun bath it should be there.” “I hate to bring this to your […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Lucy and Twiggy at Leisure

“So you think you heard something over there?” “Yeah, it was like a snarl of a puma.” “You stay here. I’ll go investigate.” “Sound like a plan.” “I looked everywhere. There is no puma.” “I know what I heard. Maybe it moved.” “You continue with your nap. I’ll risk life and limb and look around […]