Category Archives: Dog-Related

Magnificent Absence

Tweet Oscar is at the animal hospital having several teeth extracted and a dental cleaning today. I come home from dropping him off and the silence upon entering my apartment was eerie, threatening, depressing. I don’t hear his toenails clicking … Continue reading

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Logos in the Park

TweetMarch 09, 2003 Dusk settles on the park as Oscar and I stroll through it. He prances as he walks, stubby tail erect, occasionally wagging. I lumber along, feet aching, lungs heavy, throat occasionally belching up phlegm. Attractive men with … Continue reading

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Ghosts

TweetMarch 05, 2003. The only part of winter I truly love is that wonderful hush during and after a snowfall, late at night or early in the morning. The way the snow dampens the noise of the city can create … Continue reading

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Hit Me With Your Best (Flu) Shot

TweetFebruary 06, 2003 How much chicken noodle soup can a man eat in one 24 hour period? How much garlic-infused food can one tolerate before getting stinky? How long can you lie on a couch without making a permanent impression … Continue reading

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