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For Cat Month – Francesca by Drew Sheldon

I met her on a Monday I met her on a Monday, and she didn't have a name. She was only referred to as "Blue-Eyed Baby". Soon, despite my objections to having a pet, she would be my blue-eyed baby. It was my first night volunteering at the cat rescue shelter. My ex-girlfriend had invited [...]

By | 2016-02-08T16:24:30+00:00 February 8th, 2016|Cats|Comments Off on For Cat Month – Francesca by Drew Sheldon

For Cat Month – For Nana, (a.k.a. Nah and Neneh) – Guest Post

In 1999, I headed to Western Canada to escape the drudgery of small-town Atlantic Canada. In the hometown, unemployment was high and morale even lower. I was fortunate to end up in Canmore, Alberta where I boarded with a family who would have a major impact on my life. When I first landed at their [...]

By | 2016-02-01T11:42:02+00:00 January 31st, 2016|Cats|Comments Off on For Cat Month – For Nana, (a.k.a. Nah and Neneh) – Guest Post

The Day Two Cats Escaped

Yesterday morning, I was in a sleepy haze, when I heard Wil come in the door from work around 5:00am. "Babe," He said "Uh...there's a cat outside our door. He's really cute." "No..." I grumbled "We can't keep him." "But, I don't know what to do with him...I'm gonna feed him. I think he's hungry." [...]

By | 2014-04-06T01:49:35+00:00 May 4th, 2011|Anecdotes, Cats|Comments Off on The Day Two Cats Escaped

My Cat is a Better Parent Than I Am

This evening, Ari was doing his regular routine of thwarting bedtime. Wilhelm and I tried to sing to him, rub his back, but he just screamed and kvetched and he was not willing to go to sleep.Wil left the room to let Ari and I have some mommy and son time. Unfortunately, my child continued [...]

By | 2014-04-06T02:04:24+00:00 March 1st, 2010|Anecdotes, Cats, Sleep|Comments Off on My Cat is a Better Parent Than I Am

Marjorie The Cat Inspires Me

I'd like to introduce you all to someone. His name is Marjorie.Yes, I did say his name is Marjorie. Marjorie is a male cat and he is fabulous. But he is not my cat. He resides in a pet food and supply shop called Beastly Bite in Brooklyn, NY. The funny thing about Marjorie is [...]

By | 2014-04-06T02:04:45+00:00 February 23rd, 2010|Cats, Deep Thoughts|Comments Off on Marjorie The Cat Inspires Me