Ani’s Advent 2020! Gifted authors…? Mylo and Geoff Le Pard…

There is always that one awkward person, You just cannot decide what to proffer When Christmas comes round Gifts seem thin on the ground But a book is a good thing to offer. You can go for adventure or romance Or a story of brimstone and gore, There’s horror or mystery Chick-lit and history Fantasy,Continue reading “Ani’s Advent 2020! Gifted authors…? Mylo and Geoff Le Pard…”

Ani’s Advent 2020! Lulu is lonely ~ but she has Pete Springer

Dear Santa, This virus that appears to be getting around the worldeven faster than you do, is going to make sure it is a very lonely Christmas for so many people. Families and friends cannot be together as they would like. There will be no big gatherings around the table… and no families will comeContinue reading “Ani’s Advent 2020! Lulu is lonely ~ but she has Pete Springer”

A Tale of Two Tails ~ Cathy Cade

Reblogged from Cathy Cade: ‘Two o’clock and all’s well.’ A shivering watchman rings his bell. The celebrants of midnight mass are home abed, where’ere they dwell. Alone, he huddles in a doorway, no brown terrier by his side. Tess took ill on Hallows Eve. On All Saints Day, the old dog died. Snow tumbles toContinue reading “A Tale of Two Tails ~ Cathy Cade”

Ani’s Advent 2020! Victoria Zigler with Lilie and Logan

Dear Santa, we’ve a problem here (Another one, it’s true) If she’s in bed and locks the doors Then how will you get through? The old house had a fireplace Complete with chimneypot, But when she said we’d move in here That’s something she forgot. I know that’s how you get inside… It must takeContinue reading “Ani’s Advent 2020! Victoria Zigler with Lilie and Logan”

Ani’s Advent 2020! Roberta Eaton ~ All I want for Christmas …

Dear Santa, We may have a bt of a problem. It’s my two-legs… she is up and dpwn all night like a yo=to most of the time at the moment. And when she does manage to sleep,she is as likely to be on the sofa as in the bedroom. How are you going to sneakContinue reading “Ani’s Advent 2020! Roberta Eaton ~ All I want for Christmas …”

Ani’s Advent 2020! Fiyero, Idina and Trent P. McDonald

Dear Santa, she is way behind! I’ve seen no Christmas shopping, but I think she’s gearing up for Christmas… getting in the festive spirit or something. The bags under her eyes would do as overflow sacks for Santa and Rudolph will be out of a job if her face gets any redder. She’s quiet atContinue reading “Ani’s Advent 2020! Fiyero, Idina and Trent P. McDonald”

Ani’s Advent 2020! And Then We Were Eleven ~ Betsy and Deborah Jay

Dear Santa, here’s my Christmas list, It’s just about that time, And as an Indie writer Thought I’d submit mine in rhyme. I know you’re overworking And your mailbox must be full, So maybe a poetic list Might have that extra ‘pull’? I’d like to say that I’ve been good, But that’s not up toContinue reading “Ani’s Advent 2020! And Then We Were Eleven ~ Betsy and Deborah Jay”

Ani’s Advent 2020! Introducing Roscoe and Friends, including Jemima Pett.

Dear Santa, I’m a bit sleepy this morning, so I borrowed her pillow. She’s been up a lot of the night and we got to talking. She tells me that she hasn’t always just had dogs. I am aware that she has had birds… and even cats…and she still has fish… but did you knowContinue reading “Ani’s Advent 2020! Introducing Roscoe and Friends, including Jemima Pett.”

Ani’s Advent Calendar 2020! A place in her heart…

Long, long ago, my kin began to tell stories, passing down the history of our kind from dam to pup. This is the Long Memory of our kind. Your kind have it too, but more and more, you forget how to look within and read what is written there… One story tells of when theContinue reading “Ani’s Advent Calendar 2020! A place in her heart…”