This Dog: Shelby (Sympathizing with a Sheepherder)

This dog fascinates me. Shelby, my uncle’s aging pet. She’s a former sheep herder, something that informs how she interacts with other dogs. She can’t handle it. An aggression is cued up inside her when there’s another dog nearby. It’s not pure combat, nothing for the sake of domination. Theoretically, she wants to herd them.… Read More This Dog: Shelby (Sympathizing with a Sheepherder)

Headfirst: The Blind Thrill of Becoming a Writer in the Social Media Age

  Is “emotional whiplash” a real thing? Because I think that’s what I’ve been going through. After a decade of manual labour and almost five years of university life, I am at a crossroads. Or more like an elaborate freeway offramp system in which turning one direction leads to another set of critical choices that… Read More Headfirst: The Blind Thrill of Becoming a Writer in the Social Media Age