My favorite dog (my family has had many), Heidi, a lassie/sheepdog breed, died when I was 5 years. I think she was my first experience with death.

This post is so well written, Janay! I love watching you jump into all these different writing styles. You're such a versatile writer.

Sending best wishes for you and Garfunkel. This journey sounds really hard.

❤️ Writing on psychology, feminism, and relationships. Words in: The Ascent, Better Advice, Fearless She Wrote, CYMCYL, An Injustice, and The Virago. (she/her)