Many know of my hero dog, Gracie. She became my caregiver after my spinal cord injury. My stories about Gracie as well as my weird cat, Eddie, have been featured in a host of magazines, books and newspapers across the nation.
Thank you to all of the readers
who responded so strongly with tender emotion and laughter to the 3 award-winning columns below.
Amazing Gracie's Devotion
Someone To Watch Over Me
The Cat With Chutzpah
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Saralee Perel Presents Gracie, My 4-Footed Coach
I live on Cape Cod with an assortment of wildlife (including my husband, Bob) and a perpetually growing number of family pets.
In 1996, I retired my 22 year psychotherapy practice to follow my dream of becoming a writer.
If you've always wanted to write a novel, try sitting down today and
writing one sentence. When you go to bed tonight, don't say, "I only
wrote one lousy sentence of a novel." Instead say,
"I started my novel
All of Saralee Perel's columns and essays are copyrighted.
You can reach Saralee at: sperel@SaraleePerel.com or via her contact page.
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