Boring Busyness

Hu-Dad is focused on the launch of his next novel, but Frankie Suave considers it boring busyness and prime napping time.

Frankie's answer to Hu-Dad's boring busyness
Frankie’s answer to Hu-Dad’s boring busyness

With a book launch just over a week away, Hu-Dad is slaving away on his computer. Hu-Dad looked under his desk and saw Frankie Suave had taken advantage of the situation and made himself quite comfortable. Don’t worry, though, because the sun has reappeared and we convinced the Hu-Dad to go outside for a nice, long walk yesterday afternoon. Even Frankie woke up for that.


  1. Debbie & Miss Ruby on October 10, 2021 at 2:10 pm

    He is sweet.

  2. Juno's mom on October 10, 2021 at 12:47 pm

    Frankie looks thoroughly enthused. What a sweetie he is!

  3. Jean Burkhardt on October 10, 2021 at 8:32 am

    That’s awesome news Hu-Dad for the Herd and your walk in the sunshine. I know they DON’T like your busyness-lol I can’t wait to get the new book!!

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