Felis Catus
September 18th, 2014 [1 Comment]

Proper preparation

by Angela | Category: Tabby's Place

13937040189_b03dba0c71_zThere is no good way to lose a cat.

Preparation doesn’t make us prepared. Sudden loss doesn’t spare us long grief.

There is no good way. Continue reading » » »

September 12th, 2014 [6 Comments]

Map of the world

by Angela | Category: Tabby's Place

130119-jenny-by-mark-1We like to keep the ground beneath our feet.

We prefer our maps perfect.

But sometimes, there be dragons. Continue reading » » »

September 11th, 2014 [2 Comments]

Brandy Alexander

by Angela | Category: Tabby's Place

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Innocence is underrated.

There’s something to be said for the 12 33-year-old who thinks the song “Shoop” is simply about dancing.
There’s something to be said for the eminent emeritus English professor whose favorite films feature dogs dressed as people.
And there’s a Saturn-sized something to be said for the cat who thinks that all of life is all asplendor, all the time. Continue reading » » »

September 5th, 2014 [1 Comment]

Epilogues: August 2014

by Angela | Category: Tabby's Place

140903-kindle-by-at-2People say that Labor Day marks the end of summer. People say that white shoes are not okay after said day.

People say a lot of things.

But if you’ve had the kind of August our cats have had, you’re still sloshing white espadrilles through the endless summer stew. Continue reading » » »

September 4th, 2014 [3 Comments]

Divinity

by Angela | Category: Tabby's Place

140903-divya-by-at-2The word “divine” has fallen on strange times.

Paula Deen’s candy is “divine.” One of John Waters’ muses is Divine. If you play your taffies right, Candy Crush will proclaim you “DIVINE!”

And the name Divya is Sanskrit for divine. Continue reading » » »

August 29th, 2014 [1 Comment]

Guest Post: Orange is the new cat

by Angela | Category: Tabby's Place

note-256Friends, homies and countrymen, today I am pleased to introduce you to a volunteer of many marvels.

Feast your hearts on the prose and passions of one fabulous Florie: Continue reading » » »