A veterinary technician, writer and animal advocate from New York. Currently living in South Florida and desperately trying to escape. Runs on Starbucks and the love of her husband and 7 rescue animals.
How Many Communities Are You In?
When I first started writing on Vocal, I was determined to write for ALL of the community platforms. I saw it as a test of my writer salt... can I find a voice in all of these different spaces?
I Wanna Talk About What I Have Learned
If you recognize my story title as a quote from Hamilton, we're already friends. Ya know that phrase, you're only as old as you feel?
A Promise Made - A Promise Kept
When the Critter Costume challenge was put up, I admit fully that I was WAY too happy about it. I have seven animals and I dress them up regularly. Mostly my dog, Rosie, and one of my cats, Ember. Rosie tries to eat her clothes but she looks absolutely adorable doing it. Above is her failed attempt to eat her reindeer antlers... a photo that did make it into the Halloween Costume challenge because frankly, a dog dressed as a reindeer knows no season!
Chewy Vs. Covetrus
You may or may not have heard about the lawsuit that the online pet supply retailer, Chewy.com, has brought against Covetrus.
Buddy Vs Duff
Buddy Valastro, also known as The Cake Boss, owns Carlo's Bakery in Hoboken, New Jersey. Duff Goldman, also know as The Ace of Cakes, owns Charm City Cakes in Baltimore, Maryland.
Evacuation Protocol At The Vet
I can't speak for every single animal hospital in America, nor for ANY outside of America... but I'm a part of several vet tech forums on Facebook and recently, someone raised the question asking what everyone's fire evacuation protocols were.
Life Is A Song
It's weird how you can listen to the same song again and again and then suddenly it occurs to you why you like it so much... it's telling you a story that you relate to.
Know Your Subject Matter
There is nearly a month left on the Scarlet Macaw challenge and as a fierce animal advocate, I'm here to implore all of my fellow creators to please... make your stories COUNT.