Kiera, Graidy, Wink and Me

How Cold is It…?

King Charles Cavalier in snow It’s been in the single and negative digits here for days, as it has been for many states across the Mid West and North East. Too cold for man or beast to dally outside.

When Kiera was here, she’d have pointed out that I wasn’t a man and she wasn’t a beast–and she would have insisted that we go walking.

She’d have looked at the thermometer, noted its mercury nose-dive with a nod, as if to say, “You gonna let a little thing like that scare you?” And I’d have laughed and put both of us in our “snow suits and boots.” And we’d […]

By |2016-10-24T09:56:22-04:00January 26th, 2014|.My Dogs and Me, Just Dogs|6 Comments

Pretty Much Says It All…

It’s been nearly a year since Kiera has been gone.


While shopping for another card, I came across this one. Pretty much sums up how I still feel.

Still got a long way to go until that ache is less achy…