Taking a nap with Lucy, the
inspiration for Kichi.  Lucy
is a terrier mix and can run
like greased lightning.  
Lucy romping in the
backyard.
Judas.  His idea of fun
is to hide in the dark
and jump out at
unsuspecting
victims.  
My mother, brother, father, and me.
Circa 1952.
 
Sammy, our
boxer-chow
The next picture needs a little explanation.
This is the earliest picture I have of my father.
He was five years old and this is posed. Some relative
plopped him onto the car and stuck an unlit,
hand-rolled cigarette between his lips.

You can pick your friends. You can't pick your relatives.
Our newest family
member:  Riley
What barked?
In search of
trouble--err . . .
adventure!