This letter went out in an email earlier today to about 200 people. I have made a few tweaks and am now publishing it for full distribution. Please circulate widely. Dear All, The announcement by MSPCA-Angell in Boston two weeks ago that the hospital was cutting back its emergency services, which I wrote about for The […]
Dear Fans, Just a quick update and then I need to finish shredding the flowers before Grandma catches me. I’ve also been working on a tree branch and Grandpa’s speedo. So it’s May. Life is good. I spend about 20 hours a day outside. The pool opened in early April and I’ve been making use […]
From the Editor: TCR’s Funding Sources Some of you have asked if our most recent story is sponsored. Short answer, no. TCR is subscription-based, which means we serve readers. TCR launched in November 2019. In the short time since then, our readership has grown by the day, and with each story as more of you […]
Essentially Nellie: Confessions of a Labrador
My Heart Is All A Flutter Dear Champ, It’s not fair that your adopted younger brother gets more love and attention. Good news: even though you are twice my age, I find you irresistible. I was wondering if, by chance, you were not a registered Democrat since you come from rural PA, from that not-so-wonderful […]
Grandma and Grandpa decided to ignore Governor Cuomo and have a big Thanksgiving get-together. Thanksgiving 2020 wasn’t as exciting as my birthday party, of course, but it was nice to have the whole family together. Aunt Sophie and her boyfriend, Philip (very good about sharing his food and playing tug) came with a small white fur creature named “Jack.” I think it’s a dog. He’s very small and wears clothing indoors.