the writings of Sue Berger

October 23, 2009

Christmas in July

I love summertime. I love warmth, the feel of the sun on my skin, being outside all day in a tank top, shorts & flip flops, working in my yard…


October 11, 2009

PD and Me

There’s much one can learn from a pet. Or in this instance, from someone else’s pet. On this particular weekend I’m dog-sitting for a friend. PD is a …


February 24, 2009

Give Me a Break!

It’s been a bad morning. One of those mornings where everything goes wrong. It started first crack out of the bag when I discovered my husband f…


June 17, 2008

Lessons from the Stable

“Hey look!” my friend exclaimed. “A herd of horses!” A pasture full of horses is admittedly a visual treat. For my friend, the sight was a curiosity. But all…


March 15, 2008

I Just Wanna Be Normal

I’m not normal. To those of you who know me well, you may now roll your eyes and sigh. But honestly, this came as a bit of a shock to me. I think of m…