Category Archives: cats

A Day in the Life: Today’s ‘Pet’ Peeve

I’ve never been a particularly vocal pet lover, although I’ve always had dogs or cats or both, or other pets. They have been part of our family, whether growing up as a child, or as an adult with my own … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: Windows to the Soul

If it’s true that the eyes are the windows to the souls, mine maybe could use some replacements these days. Pella, where are you when I need you? A trip to the ophthalmologist yesterday showed a marked loss of vision … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: Hopeless Cat Lady

Waking up at 4:45 with this dream fragment: …and there, on the lily pad, slept a perfectly formed tiny babe. She: “Oh! Look! A baby!” Me: “I’d rather have a kitten.” Hopeless cat lady.

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A Day in the Life: Hungry Cats

he’s such a sweet boy this cat whose person I am. snuggles next to me. his brother eschews his human’s touch, wants contact only on his terms. one tuxedo, one striped velvety soft, shining coats groom one another. these furry … Continue reading

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