Tag Archives: Cat

A Day in the Life: Solitude

Solitude, quiet. Blissfully meditative. Blessedly peaceful. I come from a large, boisterous family, the only girl with six brothers. Although we always lived in homes sufficient for the number of inhabitants, as a child, it was often impossible to find … 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: Juggling the Dreams

“Juggling the Dreams” aka the cat box A lifetime ago, my marriage imploded. I recall feeling an immense sense of relief, followed by jubilation at having finally escaped the prison into which my life with my bipolar husband had descended. … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: A Cat and His Person

Cat slinks down the hall Guilty as sin and knows it. Cake crumbs in whiskers. Cat in the bathtub Rolling around and purring. Turn the water on. Cat atop armoire Poised for attack. Tiny toy mouse, unsuspecting. Cat sits in … Continue reading

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