Author Archives: Gail

About Gail

I am a wife, mother, sister, aunt, friend, veterinarian, and wanna be writer. I love nature and animals of all kinds, music, cooking, and spending time with my family.

The Veterinarian’s Oath

This post is in response to the WordPress one-word daily prompt: recite Physicians take the Hippocratic Oath whereby they vow to abide by certain rules, ethical standards, etc.  Veterinarians take The Veterinarian’s Oath. During my hooding ceremony in veterinary school … Continue reading

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A Better Place

Love. Love. Love this. Gail ♥

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Virtual Coffee

If we were having coffee today, I’d invite you in out of the oppressive heat and humidity and ask you to have a seat in the cool air-conditioned house and probably explain (and even whine a little) about how we can’t … Continue reading

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Milk Delivery Days

When I was growing up in the 1960s, our family had a milk man.  I can remember Mr. Taylor’s bluish gray milk truck like it was yesterday.  We had a silver insulated “milk porch box” on the back porch where … Continue reading

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Meteor showers and memories

Originally posted on Moonlight Reflections:
I always love this time of year when we have the privilege of viewing the annual Perseid Meteor Showers.  They peak every year in August.  The origin of the Perseid’s is the comet Swift-Tuttle.  The tail of…

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Glen Campbell: A Musical Legend

  Nashville is in mourning. Glen Campbell, legendary musician and guitarist, passed away this morning at the age of 81. Our Rhinestone Cowboy is gone. Twice I had the privilege of going to see Glen Campbell play his guitar and sing … Continue reading

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July Reading

I only read two books in July. Goodreads is telling me I’m four books behind on my 2017 reading challenge and frankly I was surprised it wasn’t more than that. Note: These are not intended to be book reviews…. just … Continue reading

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