Shannon Stacey

Archive for the 'Cats, kids or the dogs' Category

Self-soothing puppy

Taz has always had a habit that’s so freaking adorable it melts me into a little puddle of mushy goo—he sucks his thumb.

So to speak. When he’s sleepy, he pulls his paw up to his face and licks the side of it with tiny little licks until he falls asleep. It’s really hard to capture his wee baby tongue with the camera, but that’s what he’s doing in this picture.

It’s cutest thing I’ve ever seen.… Read More »

Canine comfort

I got lucky, walking by with my phone in hand, and captured this picture of Mini and Taz sound asleep. It makes me smile.

Taz and Mini snugglingRead More »

A canine sulk

I have no idea what’s going on with my dogs today. They were cuddled on the couch together, sharing a fuzzy toy they’re both particularly fond, of when I went outside to rummage around in my truck for a receipt I can’t find.

I came in to find Mini curled up in her dad’s recliner and Taz slumped on the couch. They’re both sulking and want nothing to do with each other or with me.

sulking dogs

Sometimes they’re worse than the … Read More »

Happy Birthday, Mini!

My Minibella is four years old today. After about 450 attempts, she just now decided to let me take her picture to commemorate the occasion.

I can’t believe it’s been that long! This photo was taken the weekend we brought her home in May of 2008:

She was so freakin’ cute, wasn’t she? Even cuter than Taz, maybe. So why did we start keeping her short? Besides the fact she prefers it, there’s this photo of what would happen to … Read More »


I’m super busy at the moment, writing Kowalskis and working on edits for my June novella, Slow Summer Kisses, so here’s an adorable picture of Taz I took yesterday. I call him my Sockpuppy.

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