Seriously Bad Chemistry

That looks very chemistry-ish. Hmmm....I have always had an...uneasy relationship with science in all its forms. When I have those "forgot to study for a test" dreams, they are always science classes....more

Squirrels Have Opinions, Too

Argh! Your cooking is not up to my standards!...more

When an Author Walks into a Bookstore...Stuff Happens

So, which one of these is the REAL science fiction romance author?...more

Pets That Boldly Go

Where humans go, pets go. Birds of the parrot family, when kept as pets, tend to to love it when they can ride on their owner’s shoulders.  Well, that makes sense. It’s like a safe perch in a tree that moves from place to place!...more

The Mystery Ship #PetsInSpace

Soul Kitty for #PetsInSpace

The chance to be part of the Pets in Space Anthology is so exciting. I’m a military vet who has always loved dogs and cats. “Doggie” was one of my first words. “Kitty” soon followed. As soon as I could string together a sentence, I asked for a pet of my own. To appease me, my mom gave me a toy dog on a leash. It had batteries that allowed it to bark and bounce, just like a real live warm and cuddly puppy. Ha. Does this face look fooled to you?...more

Perilous P's Past Pets

 Pets were seamlessly woven into the fabric of my childhood, so much so that I have a hard time sorting out which pet happened when. (It’s an age thing. I’m waiting for that time when the past is closer than the present. Of course, when that happens I might not be able to type anymore.)...more