Sitting Dogs and UnPlugging

I’m dog-sitting for the next ten days. The house is on thirteen acres of rural western Pennsylvania, without internet, only enough signal for a text message and a landline analog phone still clinging to one of the necessities of living where electricity may be out for days. My cell phone burns the battery overnight as … More Sitting Dogs and UnPlugging

The King and I, and Laguna Niguel Regional Park

Today starts my official dog-sitting/house-sitting duties here in southern California. For the sake of privacy, I won’t use photos of the dog, the house or use real names. After I dropped his owners at the airport this morning, I drove back to their beautiful house, thinking how strange it is to house-sit for people I’ve … More The King and I, and Laguna Niguel Regional Park