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Why Rescue Touches My Heart—Another ‘Tail’

The seasons are changing here in my hometown of Huntington Beach.
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Moby, the Dancing Guppy

Fur, fins or feathers... I've lived with, and loved them all.
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My Life As an Acronym

I am sick to death of acronyms, ugh, really? Have we all been reduced to four-letter words?
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The Terminal

Men pace Children fidget Women scold
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Come With Me

Close your eyes you said And I did
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Why Rescue Touches My Heart—Another ‘Tail’

The seasons are changing here in my hometown of Huntington…
Moby, the Dancing Guppy

Fur, fins or feathers... I've lived with, and loved them…
Lessons from the Shelter – Another “Tail”

As I walked the few blocks up Newland St. towards…
My Life As an Acronym

I am sick to death of acronyms, ugh, really? Have…
The Terminal

Men pace Children fidget Women scold
Come With Me

Close your eyes you said And I did
Breakwater

The water slides to the horizon Solid as a slate…
Alignment

Somewhere a door closed And a heart broke open
Starting Over Again

This time of year is always a celebration of family…
Voices on the Water

The ocean wore her silver lame dressing gown Dancing under…
The Sparrow

If I were a sparrow I’d pluck popcorn On the…
Parched

I thought it ironic That brittle leaves Skidding along the…
The Toymaker

Back in the days of the first Gulf War, I…
Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Knows My Dad

You don't have to know who Arthur Ravenel, Jr. is…
Reflections on My Journey Home

I found myself sitting on a rock under the palm…