Plummer Cobb is a writer and communications consultant based in Arlington, Texas.

Tired Dogs

A pair of worn-out sneakers rests on the floor. They are old hound dogs snoozing on a porch on a hot day. One on its belly and one on its side. Their tongues are lolling out. They don't smell great. Their master is away and there is no work to be done. Nothing to chase. No reason to run.

Accomplishment Paradox

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