Beau’s Image Honors a Sister’s Love

We didn't even know my sister Lori was sick, much less that she would die suddenly. She was only 45, and although her lifestyle...

The Timing of Letting Go

It's something of a paradox that I'm saying hello to the readers of The Edge for the first time, and writing about goodbyes. But...

A Tribute to my Dog Kelly

It was time. Kelly knew there was something wrong in her body. It was confirmed there was a growth near her heart. Acceptance of...

Psychic Pets Around Us

In my line of work as a medium and intuitive, I have found that pets are just like humans when it comes to being...

Sharing Secrets with a Brown Velvet Muzzle

The other day I was talking to my dog, Java - telling her that I love her, thanking her for bringing immense joy and...

Psychic Shih-tzus and Sharing Life with My Dogs

I know animals are spiritual beings. Dogs have been some of my best friends since the day I was born (and probably before). They...

God Loves Pets, Too

Nowhere is God's love closer to us than in the company of our pets. That is a bold statement. Since there is no record...

My Cheesepuff was no Cream Puff

I could feel the cat gently walking around my head on the pillow, pulling my hair ever-so-slightly. Deep in that last morning dream before...

For the Love of Teddy

I have always shared my life with cats, yet nothing could have prepared me for the stray cat who found his way into my...

Cat in the Buggy

Did you see that? That woman has a cat in the baby buggy! Yes, that would be me. After almost fifty years, once again...

The Teacher

Shortly after 9/11, I had returned home to Minneapolis from Arizona. I had worked with a Tibetan lama who instructed me to work with...

Understanding Intimacy

It started innocently enough. The sign at Petco for adoption day...telling my husband, "I just want to look." I meant it when I said...

Harmony in the Garden with Feng Shui

“Oh what a beautiful garden” your friends say as they take a quick look outside the window of your home. They are experiencing the...

Wind Turbines: Bad for the Environment?

President Obama has made it clear that he is committed to expanding the nation's alternative energy capability. In his recent speech to Congress, the...

Do I have to feed my cat meat?

Dear EarthTalk: I don't eat meat, for a variety of ethical and environmental reasons, and I’d rather not feed it to my cat, either....

‘Smart’ energy grid gains ground

Dear EarthTalk: What is the so-called "smart grid" I've been hearing about, and how can it save energy and money? - Larry Burger, Litchfield,...

How to Start an Environmental Club in School

Dear EarthTalk: I'm thinking about starting an environmental club in my middle school. Can you give me some ideas about how to start? Can...