Writing the Heart

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What My Dying Dog Taught Me about Loneliness and Love dogs loneliness memoir Jun 08, 2020

The morning after my dog Blue died, I woke before dawn, reached into the dark for my phone, and turned it over to a text from a friend: I’m so sorry, Brad. My heart aches for you.

A tear rolled down my cheek, but I didn’t want to wake Kristen. I leaned over, kissed her on the forehead,...

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