JUNE 1, 2019: Heart are broken again after another mass shooting, close to home in Virginia Beach. WHY????????????
JUNE 2, 2019: It’s Pride Month for my LGBTQ friends. I long for a day when they are not persecuted or worse, killed, for just living their lives.
JUNE 3, 2019: Pets and their owners have such a strong connection. One friend told me her dog winks at her. She always winks back, in case it some kind of code.
JUNE 4, 2019: Two deer wandered into my yard at dusk. They ate my Hydrangeas for supper and rose petals for dessert. Not even a thank you.
JUNE 5, 2019: Our Humane Society reminds us, saving one cat will not save the world, but for that one cat, the world will change forever.
JUNE 6, 2019: Did you know ants work as teams? Watched some form a chain and lower a wounded ant from a window sill to the ground, then carry him away.
JUNE 7, 2019: Feels like it’s been raining forever. I keep reminding myself – in July and August, when it’s 95 and desert-dry, we’ll be wishing for those showers.
JUNE 8, 2019: I have a great lawn guy who keeps my two acres mowed and trimmed and warns me where the resident black snake is hanging out.
JUNE 9, 2019: My poetry group is preparing a program for local retirement communities. Will give us a sneak preview of where we’re all headed.
JUNE 10, 2019: How did it get to be June already? Seems like I just put away the Christmas decorations.
SHARON CANFIELD DORSEY is an award-winning author and poet. She has published four children’s books, Herman the Hermit Crab and the Mystery of the Big, Black, Shiny Thing; Revolt of the Teacups; Buddy and Ballerina Save the Library, illustrated by her granddaughters;Buddy the Bookworm Rescues the Doomed Books: a memoir, Daughter of the Mountains; and two books of poetry, Tapestry; and Captured Moments.