mary shafer

Who’s Savin’ Who?

Starting this Sunday morning, I’ll be pleased to share facilitator duties with my great friend and author colleague, Barbara Techel, leading the discussion about special needs pets and the wonderful and unexpected ways they change our lives, on the Facebook fan page of bestselling author and pet expert Darlene Arden! Darlene is a respected animal… Read more »

Double Birthday, and the gift is for YOU!

Bewildered birthday girl: 48??? I don’t THINK so… Today I turn 48 years old. I have no idea how that happened. But at least I’m in good company! The Birthday Queen awakens from her nap on the windowsill. Joining me in our birthday celebration is Idgie, who turns 7 today. We don’t really know what… Read more »