Today is National Pet Day. As I’ve spent years now with the story of Railroad Jack and Owney, I’ve traced… Read more National Pet Day
Where Are The Women?
Now that we’re officially into Women’s History Month, I’ve been thinking more about women in my book. More accurately, I’ve… Read more Where Are The Women?
When the Mutts Took Over the Dog Shows
The 142nd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show is coming up, so I’ve been thinking about dog show history. Since their… Read more When the Mutts Took Over the Dog Shows
Should Jack Have His Own Children’s Book?
I’ve been working on a draft of a chapter about how Jack and Owney interacted (or didn’t interact with) children… Read more Should Jack Have His Own Children’s Book?
New Year’s (Research) Resolutions
I’m not usually one for New Year’s resolutions. I am, however, one for setting hyper-ambitious professional goals. So why not… Read more New Year’s (Research) Resolutions