The Adoption

Maya’s Version I guess you’ve read Tessa’s account of how she came to live with us. Just remember that me and Seamus were adopted first. I let Tess know that from time to time. Keeps her in her place. Don’t get me wrong, I tolerate Tess, but she’s a cat and you can’t always trust…

When Shih Tzu’s Rule

Lately mom has been reading books about Man’s inhumanity to other men and women. First there was the one about Nazis scientists Brought to America and given prestigious Jobs to continue creating death weapons. A bit overwhelmed she turned to a popular Novel about slavery in the south back when It was legitimate to own…

The Blame Game

Mom said, “Ain’t people something, my little pups? They look you in the eye and tell you how wonderful you are and all the while they are thinking something else in that crazy monkey brain. Most of the time they just make up stories that have no basis in reality, just fantasy stuff. Stories to…

Tessa’s Story

I came to the Stone House one winters’ day when taken for a ride with my friend Eddie, we were tossed out onto a country road and watched as the car sped away. I looked at Eddie who was deaf and a bit dumb and with a nod good-bye took off towards the big stone…

Life’s Pretty Good

On our walk this morning Maya and I were discussing How we try to be with our mom as much as possible now. I know, you see me lying on a pillow all day Being adored and that could have been me But hanging with my mom, well, you never Know what is going to…

The Rumble

Maya’s Side of the Story. On this morning’s walk we came upon a stack of plywood grown warped in the rain. I immediately picked up the smell of a small animal moving between the boards and my laser Cairn senses went on high alert. Seamus came along to investigate, but quickly moved on because he…