The Small Dog Considers …

He’s bringing tea and coffee through, With toast and honey, biscuits too, To pick her up when she feels drained… And I thought I had got him trained! * I’m sort of glad, though, to be fair, ‘Cause, what with all the missing hair She’s not the way she used to be… And prob’bly needsContinue reading “The Small Dog Considers …”

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”

Ani’s Advent Calendar 2020! A poem from Maggie

Dear Santa, There are some of my friends missing from this year’s Advent Calendar. One of them is Maggie, who lived, held in love, from puppyhood to a wonderful old age. Two years ago, she sent me a poem. It is a reminder that not all homes will celebrate this time of year as aContinue reading “Ani’s Advent Calendar 2020! A poem from Maggie”