RIP Javi

Things were going as usual. I was cleaning the second round of eggs after breakfast and suddenly Andrew came rushing through the doorway into the tiny eggroom. He’d hit my old dog Javier as he was backing out of the driveway. Ran over him actually. I started bawling immediately, and was simultaneously livid. My husband has a way of not being very careful. Horrified, I screamed at him- how bad is it? What fucking happened? He screamed back in horror, asking what he should do. I said get the gun, you have to shoot him, you have to put him … Continue reading RIP Javi

small scale ponderings

pups Fall brings perfect dog wrassling time. Much of the year I want the dogs to stay close, but not get too close. Now with coolness, I call them over for wrastles. It’s what I love about big dogs, ones whos hides you can grab by the handfull, and wrangle with. My dogs have been with me a long time, and these days I’m having some puppy love, all over again. Tonight Little Blue and I went up to the hay field. I LOVE it out there. So expansive and completely different than the rest of our place. Still & … Continue reading small scale ponderings