For no other reason than because-I-can, here is a contented cat.
We are almost ready for Christmas, but Hal isn’t quite sure about the train.
I’ve been neglecting the blog again. As I read over this summer’s posts, I find a number of things at which I have hinted and never followed through. Here then, in no particular order, are a few updates. First and most importantly: Sebastian. Sebby is still with us and going strong. The vet was amazedContinue reading “Truly random musings”
Scritchie-time with Hal!
They say people and their pets start to look alike…
Nope, these three aren’t related. Not at all. (Sammie, Saffron, and Sonnet.)
Mrs. Mack 5o5 handed me the package with a tear in her eye. “Open it.” I knew what the box contained. Inside the cardboard, wrapped in tissue paper, was a beautifully finished small wooden box. . . —— In the spring of 2000, five kittens were born to a wild mother in a small feralContinue reading “(untitled)”
Fifteen years ago, a lonely unwanted cat gave birth in a wood pile. The days were warm and sunny, and she soon brought her 5 charges out to frolic in the fresh air. She never allowed them to stray very far from her side because the world is a big scary place. We began toContinue reading “Happy Birthday”
Yesterday at work I broke my $1000 pen. The backstory: Two years ago when Jasmine was sick, we made multiple visits to the emergency vet. These usually involved an overnight stay and a scary bill. Each time I signed, I kept the pen. It was my own small rebellion against her illness. Over time IContinue reading “Letting go”