Contains three exciting, adventurous short stories and one thrilling novella, "Whiskers," plus true accounts of heroic deeds and lots of fascinating facts about dogs.
"Whiskers," the feature story, is about a small dog that is abandoned on the streets. He joins a pack of strays, is picked up by animal control, is rescued by a kind retired couple, and becomes lost in a highway accident. Thus begins his 4,000 mile odyssey across swamps, deserts, forests, and highways. He encounters dangerous and friendly animals, evil and good people, and raw nature in his determination to return to the couple he loves.
I'm a native Floridian, retired from the US Army, and now living in NC. I have also worked in Fed. civil service and construction. I have worked as an insurance agent, security guard, service station attendant, and soda jerk.I love writing, reading, most kinds of music, and animals--especially dogs.read more