Deb Brandon: Living in Radiant Color

Way Too Early

Gus was fast asleep when I got up. A very deep sleep. I am NOT getting up. You’re kidding, right? I’m can’t believe you’re actually serious. Fine. I’ll get up. But first I need a belly rub. What’s the hold up? Let’s roll!


whether they are merely maimed, It’s always a good idea to encourage the traumatized to join support groups. or gutted. The walking wounded could also use all the help they can get–trauma is trauma. Micky Moose is still standing, yet the psychological injuries run deep. The same goes for Mr. Lamb. Unfortunately, there are those … Read more

Moments of Joy

On days when I feel lonely, or sad, Gus always manages to raise a chuckle. When the bloody brain is being hard on me, he settles by my side, touching, sometimes resting his head on my shoulder, his warm (and not too stinky) breath brushing against my cheek. He wakes me up in the morning … Read more

Hunter Gus

First Bunny of the Season. Gus seems to have the instincts. But on the other hand… Another Baby Bunny Bug? Mole? Actually, he just wants to play–if he corners his prey, he just stands there with his tail wagging. All Gone. Yum? When his prey is really sluggish, he eventually does go in for the … Read more