Same as it Ever Was

A couple of months after starting vet school, one of my classmates spam-emailed the whole student body. There was no message, just a Photoshopped image of me posing as a velociraptor, next to

Let Freedom Ring

Fourth of July is the worst day of the year, typically, to be on the floor of a veterinary clinic. In the morning things aren't too bad, but it's

The Auklet

Off the coast of San Francisco there's a small, rocky island with a very old lighthouse. Years ago, I spent some time there as a field intern. It's only