There are many creatures to be appreciated in the mountains of North Carolina, where Jen has family with whom we often visit. They’ve seen bobcats, wild turkeys, snakes, bear poop and coyotes, (or at least heard from them.) I’ve only … Continue reading
Maybe it would be fun to read this comic, like any ghost story, at night. Under the covers with a flashlight. I love ghost stories, especially on crisp October nights. This comic came about as a submission for Illustration Friday‘s … Continue reading
Happens almost daily. It’s payback for all the times I scared someone, well, Steve, and laughed about it. I’m sorry.
Someone on a radio news story said that it seemed like everyone he met was “down in the mulligrubs.” I didn’t think that sounded so bad. Probably better than “waylaid with the Smurfs” or “crawling with the care bears.”
I can’t believe it went this easily, and with neither a towel nor a partner. (Jen was held up and I wanted to go to bed.) For a moment I thought I just squirted liquid all over his neck, but … Continue reading
Another cat story. Look away, anti-cat-people, I beg you. Tomorrow, too. Pip’s losing too much weight, so we’re trying to kickstart his appetite with biweekly injections of vitamin b12. I confess, I’m not really sure what the thought was behind … Continue reading
One of those small, weird moments that’s forgotten as soon as it happens. Are you the kind of person that just digs into the jar? Would you prefer using something besides your finger to sample it, but you hate to … Continue reading
I only care about the neighbor’s lawn if I’ve recently done mine. Somehow that entitles me to be a lawn snob. He is growing an impressive savanna ecosystem, though.
Whoa, really? I’m only three weeks into this comic adventure and I get a flat? Quick out, turn the thing, drop all the lug nuts, say the magic word that’s not fudge, and put on the spare. On to tomorrow! … Continue reading
Not much story today. Just a look at the stupidity of a human and the misfortune of a dog. We saw this on I-40, somewhere near Knoxville, TN. Should we have done something? I don’t know what. My cousin and … Continue reading