It happened a month ago today. I’ve been trying to write about it for at least three weeks. I stumbled at it obsessively until a friend sat on my porch and told me I didn’t have to write about it. I knew she was right, but I also knew I wouldn’t be able to shake […]
Is the crankiness or the cuteness? Either way, he’s got me under his spell.
Just once, I’d like to end a year without having to suppress the urge to flip it the bird. Once again, this wasn’t our year. It was not as bad as the shit storm that was 2011, but it managed to wreak its own havoc.Â Of course, some of that I brought on myself. The situation […]
I haven’t written about this yet because of the guilt. It is my constant companion. There have been other topics I’ve wanted to blog about, but every time I open up my laptop to write out my thoughts, I realize that until I write about Sebastian, I can’t write about anything else, and until I […]
We should have believed him when he said it was all fur. About three weeks ago, Sachen got a special haircut. Last summer, when he was so sick, he became a lazy groomer and therefore his fur got matted in some epic ways. These were ridiculous clumps of fur that felt like tumors. People would […]
When Sachen came to live with me, five years ago today, I fell for him right away. However, I continued to use Scott’s last name. When I yelled at him, it was always prefaced with “Sachen T. Lawson.” I gave him a middle name because he didn’t have one, but I let him keep his […]