The Daily Cuppa
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The Daily Cuppa

Moments with Matilda — #37. Rescue puppy wants to sleep in the laundry basket.

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“There you go, all that nasty mud’s off,” says Matilda as she finishes rinsing her new little rescue puppy. Grabbing a fluffy white towel, she wraps it around Bo.


Bo wiggles to the floor and begins doing the wet dog shake and splatters water all over Matilda’s bathroom. Then she runs into…




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Katie Michaelson

Katie Michaelson

I’m a retired therapist who specialised in parenting. I write on the edge of verse and prose about plants and people and simple things.

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