Sometimes the only way to start is just to start. * The cats and I are playing a game today. The game goes like this: they sit on the windowsill to my left, close enough to my ear that I can hear their ears twitch. I get out of my chair and they dash for [...]
Most of the time, things aren't as complicated as you worry they'll be, but it's also true that things are rarely as simple as you hope they'll be. A kitten. A cat. A small furry being with big eyes and ears and an even bigger personality. A system of organs and arteries and veins. A [...]
Last weekend we went up to Burlington to visit the annual cat show they put on there, something we've been meaning to do for years for H's sake. It's silly how long it can take us to get around to something we all agree we want to do. Imagine how long it takes us to [...]
~~~~~~~~~~~~~ These photos are in response to this week's theme for the 52 Photos Project. You should participate, too! Read about how it works here. You can see a gallery of everyone's photos for this week's theme here. To see a list of all my blog posts for this project, go here.
Like many people who write for a living, I sit here alone at my computer much of the day and mutter. Not to myself, mind you. The cats, with their interrogative tails and their insistent meows, are always making demands disguised as questions. When are you going to feed us? What's that on the counter? [...]