I thought this would be a fun BLOG topic. I love Golden Retrievers - you can tell by my avatar! My current dog is Jake, who is 3+ years old. He is a light Golden color like this.
My first Golden, Jessie, was Dark red. Goldens have a wonderful, loving disposition and are great with kids. My niece and nephew used her for a pillow when they were very young. She tolerated them playing with her ears, lifting her lips to see her teeth and even take food from her
This time of year, from the end of November through early January is a time loaded with tradition. In my family we celebrate Christmas, other families celebrate, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, and some don’t “celebrate” holidays. Religious connotations aside many of us have family traditions that we practice year after year. That’s what a tradition is, customs, practices, rituals that we repeat over and over.
Noir (pronounced ˈnwär) fiction is crime fiction featuring hard-boiled cynical characters and bleak sleazy settings, according to Merriam-Webster online. Akashic Press is publishing noir fiction by City - getting local writers to contribute Noir fiction based based in their home town. They started with Brooklyn Noir and have now explored the seamy sid