Father Time: A guest post by Jacki Skole

Today’s post and photos are courtesy of Dogland author Jacki Skole, whose blog you can find on her website. Enjoy! Father Time He looks old. That was my first thought—and my second. It was as though I’d been hit in the gut. Not that I’d expected anything, really; I hadn’t thought about what he’d look like. I’d just wanted …

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A Q&A with Dogland author Jacki Skole

A Q&A with Dogland author Jacki Skole Q: How did you come up with the idea for this book? A: I didn’t set out to write a book so much as I set out to discover why the puppy I adopted from a small rescue organization seemed unusually submissive and fearful of men, and why …

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An interview with Among Animals contributor Jean Ryan

An interview with Among Animals contributor Jean Ryan (“Greyhound”) by Jennifer Hartsock Q: Jean, many of your short works are inspired by real life events—ranging from media, friends, or your expertise in the food industry. Do they offer many unexpected sources of inspiration? A: Considered in a certain light, at a certain time, anything can …

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