Posted by Rosemary Hines on Thursday, March 21, 2013,
I’ve never been much for romance novels. Boy meets girl, boy
falls in love, boy loses girl, boy wins girl back. Beautiful people loving,
leaving, and refusing to speak out or reach out at critical times, going round
and round until finally one turns to other and says, “Enough.”
Recently, I offered to review a romance novel by Carrie
Turansky entitled Surrendered Hearts,
and something occurred to me as I finished the last chapter.
Posted by Rosemary Hines on Saturday, March 2, 2013,
LIFE OF RILEY
Riley is our second golden retriever. We’ve fallen in love
with this breed. Their sweet, playful nature makes them a pleasure to be near.
Riley is no exception.
Although Riley and I are good friends, there’s no one he
loves more than my husband. Randy will get down on the floor and wrestle with
him evoking such response from Riley that he actually sounds like he is talking
in some ancient, guttural human/dog language. Randy will typically respond with