Guest poet and blogger, Josie Aslakson

Guest poet and blogger, Josie Aslakson

1/13/20 “New year’s written word felts the pen rather than vice versa. I hear the words mourn a lost love. I feel the girl drown under eons of good intention. I free the ankles that were once shark bait– tear a hole in this landslide of an undedicated love...
An antidote to 9/11:  Talk to a Boomer

An antidote to 9/11: Talk to a Boomer

An antidote to 9/11 Talk to a Boomer Memories of that morning 19 years ago are vivid. Most Americans remember that day similar to what their grandparents and great-grandparents remember of December 7, 1941, the bombing of Pearl Harbor. I remember the day like it was...
A new venture: Puppy Raiser

A new venture: Puppy Raiser

Though it was incredibly difficult saying goodbye to Bear, our wonderful German Shepherd, this past spring, I know the importance of continuing to live life to its fullest. We are all on this earth for a short period of time – and I appreciate the cycle of life,...
A little story about Bear

A little story about Bear

He picked me I didn’t choose him. New Year’s Day in Germany we drove to a farm outside Frankfurt—not far from Eric’s Army unit. We were going to do a better, more professional job this time. We were going to do a test before buying. When we arrived, a stocky farmer...

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