goodbye, beastly

goodbye, beastly

I meant to write about this earlier and . . . got distracted, I guess, which was good. My parents had to put Sunny the 15 1/2-year-old Labrador to sleep at the end of April. Considering that when she was 12 we were pretty certain she was not going to...Read more
conor and the dog

conor and the dog

   Just Sunny and Conor goofing off, plus Sunny doing what she does best at her advanced age: looking sad and/or possibly dead. (My mom says she plays “dead or asleep?” with the dog every morning. Aww, old Sunses.)Read more
the isle of sand and snow II

the isle of sand and snow II

      I spent just over a week, from Christmas Eve to New Year’s Day, in my favorite beach town on Earth, Stone Harbor, New Jersey. The sand-on-snow reminded me a lot of Sylt, but thankfully there was a whole lot more sunlight to be had on the Mid-Atlantic coast...Read more