Archive: January, 2017
January 26th, 2017 [2 Comments]

Guest post: A home run in the abnormality department

by Angela

0114171543aYesterday we celebrated a life shorter but sweeter than anyone wished or expected.

Today, we meet another cat eviscerating expectations, Arizona-style. Continue reading » » »

January 25th, 2017 [4 Comments]

Guest post: Pawprints left by Pumpkin

by Angela

232323232ngo52346=kt_2323=964=823=323296473232_0mrjWhatever we expect from them, cats excel at scrambling our expectations.

Perhaps this is one of their great gifts. Continue reading » » »

January 20th, 2017 [2 Comments]

Music for cats for music, Vol. 2

by Angela

32184178632_3765121784_zLyrical gangsta and all-around awesome human Albert Schweitzer supposedly said the following:

“There are two means of refuge from the miseries of life: music and cats.”

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January 19th, 2017 [2 Comments]

Old cats at home

by Angela

IMG_5478One of the first birthday presents I remember receiving was a Casio keyboard.

Although this did not launch me to the levels of Keyboard Cat or Nora, it helped prepare me for Anneke and Mimi. Continue reading » » »

January 12th, 2017 [2 Comments]

Guest post: Oh Domino

by Carrie

15134594_612860328916095_39585663444374659_nI walk down the hallway toward my bedroom and a baby-like bleating pipes up. I lean over the baby gate into my craft room and he meows again, more softly.

“Hello, Domino!” I call, and he meows again with such little volume it’s no more than his mouth opening and a whisker wiggle.

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January 11th, 2017 [2 Comments]

Luminous fame

by Angela

img_0920We live in an age in which it’s easy to be famous.

That’s unfortunate, because being famous is hard.

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