Jack’s Book of Blessings

Get a copy from Amazon: Jack’s Book of Blessings: Celtic Poems by a Scottie Dog Jack the Scottie tells you about his day with poems for every activity from breakfast to going to sleep. Jack’s Celtic-style blessings lead us through each moment of the day: the walk, the leash, the treats, the lap, the dog […]

The Birthday

Dear Jack, A year ago today we celebrated your 8th birthday, but you were not feeling well. A year ago tomorrow, you crossed the Rainbow Bridge and our hearts were broken. We still miss you … the click-click-click of your feet on the floor. Your giant bark that let us know we were not keeping […]

A Package Arrives – From Jack

A year ago this time, Jack wasn’t feeling well, but we didn’t know why. It was on October 22 that he crossed the Rainbow Bridge. We still miss him, but we are planning for a puppy in the next few months or so. We are grateful for the sweetness and kindness of friends, far and […]

The Creation of the Scottie Periodic Table

Scotties in History In 2019, hoomans observe the 150th anniversary of the creation of the periodic table, attributed in large part to Dmitri Mendeleev. Less known is the creation of the Scottie Periodic Table of Essential Elements, attributed in large part to two unknown Scottish Terrier scientists. Be sure to sign up to follow Jack’s […]

Dear Diary: Squirrel Nursery

Dear Diary, The squirrels are keeping a Squirrel Nursery on My Deck. There are three baby squirrels eating the bird food. My job is to chase them away. I am Very Busy in my job. I watch out the window and I watch out of the dog door. When I Run Out and Bark, they […]

Bless to Me This Party

Bless this party, full of fun. And bless to me these friends. Bless this beautiful Spring day, And bless to me the sounds of laughter, of bird songs. Bless these snacks of cookies and lemonade, And bless to me the bags of dog treats. Bless these people gathering in celebration. And bless to me their […]

A Party for Jack’s Book!

Our friends at The Upper Room are throwing a party to celebrate Jack’s new book of Blessings. It’s Wednesday, May 22, 2-3 (CDT) at The Upper Room, 1908 Grand Avenue, Nashville, TN. There will be refreshments for two and four-legged critters. Come and join the party!!! P.S. Come in the morning for the Taizé service […]