I write because perhaps you will relate and smile.

Navigating the waters of motherhood and womanhood with an empty nest and a dog.

art time with Moses

Waggleview with artist and entrepreneur Daphne Jenkins

The Dog Owner: Daphne K. Jenkins, artist, maker and entrepreneur, lives in Portland, Oregon with her partner and handsome first-born corgi Moses. So beloved is Moses that Daphne and her was-band, (ex-husband) continue to share him. She uses the hash tags #mosesthecorgi and #mosesthecardi on Instagram to collect photos of Mo. You can find Daphne and her work at the websites below: Lomiloomilani.etsy.com Daphnejenkins.com Dog type and Name: Cardigan Welsh Corgi. Moses.   Q: Why did you choose this dog? In 2009, my was-band and I lived in...

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"The impeded stream is the one that sings." ~Barry

The Real Work

"It may be that when we no longer know what to do, we have come to our real work and when we no longer know which way to go, we have begun our real journey. The mind that is not baffled is not employed. The impeded stream is the one that sings." ...

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Meet Chubs! Dog on the Street Interview

A Dog On The Street Interview

Meet Chubs! A mixed breed 2 1/2 year old Rhodesian Ridgeback/Pitbull. Loves tennis balls and hiking. Definitely NOT camera shy. Favorite food: sweet potatoes Enjoys playing fetch! Happy to catch the ball but hates to give it up. Career Goals: Police Officer     Welcome to Waggleview® Yips, a Dog on the Street interview! It’s a place where beloved pups share their individuality and spirit. The Dog on the Street interview will introduce you to some adorable dogs who want to share their social media profiles, opinions, thoughts and,...

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“Everything Is Waiting for You”

Your great mistake is to act the drama as if you were alone. As if life were a progressive and cunning crime with no witness to the tiny hidden transgressions. To feel abandoned is to deny the intimacy of your surroundings. Surely even you, at times, have felt the grand array; the swelling presence, and the chorus, crowding out your solo voice. You must note the way the soap dish enables you, or the window latch grants you freedom. Alertness is the hidden discipline of familiarity. The stairs are your mentor of...

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