Category Archives: PERSONAL POSTS

Week 4 and I’m happy at last

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A Thank You From Lady Luck

I’ve been with my new family, in my new forever home, now for eleven days. It was really hard for me to adjust at first and I was depressed, not wanting to eat, not even wanting to wag my tail. … Continue reading

Posted in DOGS & CATS, DOGS & CATS GOING HOME, DOGS RESCUED, PERSONAL POSTS, PHOTOS | 70 Comments

Westminister Free Clinic

My husband, Terry, and I volunteer Wednesday nights at a free medical & legal clinic. I see patients and he sees people with legal questions. I also have a volunteer gig at our local public TV station, hosting shows. I … Continue reading

Posted in ACTS OF KINDNESS, CONVERSATIONS, INTERVIEWS, LINKS: FACEBOOK, TWITTER, GOODREADS, AMAZON, SHELFARI, etc., OUR VENTURA TV - CAPS, PERSONAL POSTS, TV SHOW | 66 Comments

The Shortest Story Ever Told

Thanks to Colleen, over at http://bikecolleenbrown.wordpress.com/2014/03/26/howd-i-get-here/#comment-27401 I was reminded of something I once read. I thought it’d be fun to share it and then ask anyone who cares to share their shortest story with a link back to their site. … Continue reading

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There’s no place like home

Recent SPARC Adoptions. To see these photos and more at the SPARC facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/santapaulaarc/photos_stream

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I tot tagged! Passing it along.

I got tagged! That means I’ve got to answer four questions and tag three fellow authors in my blogging community. In turn, they get to do the same. Now that makes me feel better…getting someone else to share the burden. … Continue reading

Posted in INTERVIEWS, LINKS: FACEBOOK, TWITTER, GOODREADS, AMAZON, SHELFARI, etc., PERSONAL POSTS, PROMO, PROMOTING OTHER SITES, REVIEWS OF OTHER BOOKS | 54 Comments

Can You Help With A French Translation?

Hello friends, If there’s anyone out there that speaks French and has a little time I have a one page document that I need translated and have not been able to figure out the on line way to do it. … Continue reading

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Home Sweet Home

To learn more about Santa Paula Animal Rescue Center: https://www.facebook.com/santapaulaarc http://www.santapaulaarc.org/ To everyone who’s voted for my shelter, Santa Paula Animal Rescue Center, to win a grant or purchased my book, here’s who you’re helping. From all the lives you … Continue reading

Posted in ANIMAL RESCUE, ANIMALS, DOGS & CATS, DOGS & CATS GOING HOME, DOGS RESCUED, PERSONAL POSTS, PHOTOS, Santa Paula Animal Rescue Center | 65 Comments

Let this be your prayer

To all my friends, known and yet to be discovered. My wish for you this holiday season and all your days. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ckH3V_xOCnQ

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Dedicated to my friend Sage

Sage having a mud bath: http://sagechronicles.wordpress.com/2013/06/05/and-then-there-was-mud/   Keep your eye on the ball: http://sagechronicles.wordpress.com/2013/11/03/bw-sunday-eye-on-the-ball/

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Meet my friend Bill Hamilton

I’ve been nominated by The Other Side of Ugly for a blogger of the year award. http://theothersideofugly.com/2013/11/09/another-year-of-honor-as-a-blogger/comment-page-2/#comment-6817 Coming from Sheri is an honor for her site puts a lot of love and light out to a whole lot of followers. … Continue reading

Posted in ACTS OF KINDNESS, PERSONAL POSTS | 50 Comments

TV Show: Meet my hubby

  Free Assistance via Self-Help Legal Clinic Posted by: George Alger | on November 2, 2013 Terry Mahurin talks on his pro-bono work and volunteering in Ventura County. http://ourventura.com/free-self-help-legal-access/2470/   Hosting the head of The Canine Adoption Rescue League, Mary … Continue reading

Posted in CONVERSATIONS, INTERVIEWS, OUR VENTURA TV - CAPS, PERSONAL POSTS, TV SHOW | 70 Comments

Squeak the movie star

Kerry Dwyer sent this link on a comment on another post. Wanted to be sure to share with all Squeaks friends. Too cute not to. When he closes up, the little opening left turns into a heart. Me thinks he’s … Continue reading

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I’m getting better

Bella wanted to send a huge thank you to all her terrific cyber pals for the well wishes. She wanted to share this link as her way of wagging a BOL pawsome thanks. http://wimp.com/dogbeds/ (really appreciate all the great energy … Continue reading

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My girl Bella and my computer are in the hospital

We went out for two hours yesterday and when we returned Bella wouldn’t move, had a severely swollen hind right leg, was shivering, and very lethargic. Terry carried her to the car and into the vet’s office. She had a … Continue reading

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Father Disowns Homophobic Daughter in Epic Letter

Today in awesome parenting news: A father, who learned that his daughter disowned his grandson because he was gay, responded in the most amazing way. Dear Christine, I’m disappointed in you as a daughter. You’re correct that we have a … Continue reading

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Squeak is growing & thriving

Message to me from Kerry Dwyer: He is still going strong and now on live food. Unfortunately it doesn’t look as though he will make the 600 grams he needs to be to go out, before winter sets in. He … Continue reading

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY MAX & BELLA

We don’t know when their real birthday is, they were thrown away when just a few weeks old, to a kill shelter. When we rescued them we gave them Terry’s birthday (biped dad) figuring it would be just about right … Continue reading

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This is a group I’d happily join!

 For all my cyber friends around the world. What a great wonderful diverse talented group you all are. You enrich my life in so many ways. Thank you. And, enjoy!   http://www.youtube.com/watch_popup?v=MS9SdWBzy6Q#at=122&vq=hd720

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Giving is the best communication

http://www.karmatube.org/videos.php?id=4443   Happy weekend friends!

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