A Sad Day for America

Growing up in Spokane a conservative part of Washington State my political views leaned towards the conservative side of the spectrum. In defense of that statement, during my lifetime the Republicans in office weren’t that bad. Sure, one was a bit of an idiot, but…

Open for Late Night Business

“Open for Business?” “What?” I responded, not entirely sure what she had said with my headphones on. “Open for business?” “Oh… No, thanks.” The canal near my apartment is lined with grass, a walkway for pedestrians, and a bicycle lane. It also has a series…

Travel Without Pet

When it comes to planning a vacation, or going on vacation, not much about it stresses me except for one thing. I don’t worry about the flight, where I’m going to stay, how much money to bring, or even the language barrier. The one thing I…

Damn Dog!

Sad Drugged Eyes A couple of weeks ago I noticed a lump on my dog’s hip. It kind of felt like someone had taken one of those stress balls and slipped it under the skin. Last week a friend of mine felt it and commented…