Sami, aka Grammy Sam

Sami Moves Inside

February 6, 2022

I just came across this photo of Sami yesterday. Also known as Sami Sosa and Grammy Sam (because she is a grandmother), she showed up outside the fence in the back yard sometime in the first half of 2016. Pregnant. She found a crook in a tree that had fallen across the fence during Hurricane […]

Rural Pet Sitting: You Never Know

July 27, 2019

Just by virtue of living in the country, pet-sitting is a fluid responsibility. You never know who will be there or what to expect.

Squeaker the cat

“There’s a special place in heaven for you.”

July 26, 2019

When someone hears of the large number of cats and dogs I have or have had, they often respond, “There’s a special place in heaven for you.” And quietly in my brain a thought bubble pops up and says, “I hope so because this work has certainly been hell at times!”