Category Archives: Cats

Things Are In the Saddle

These lines–Things are in the saddle, And ride mankind–should be familiar to any college student who had to read early American literature.  These are lines that, when I first read them, I didn’t quite understand them.  It was the late 1980s and while my husband and I were starting to tread carefully into personal computer […]
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Office space and wall art

Recently I moved from a small cubicle to a corner office with enough wall space for a mini-art gallery.  Since I’m prohibited from painting the walls anything other than the dullest off-white, I found a supplier of removable vinyl wall decals (www.popdecors.com) and proceeded to decorate. You may note that cats are a big theme […]
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The habits of medieval cats

I was surfing through some of the blogs on WordPress and came across this interesting post … and as a cat lover, I feel compelled to share my find:   Paws, Pee, and Mice: Cats Among Medieval Manuscripts.  (And it is related to writing.)  Enjoy!

Max the Manx

If I had known that I would never see Max again, I would have taken his picture so I could share him with all of you. I’d want you all to see his tiny green eyes staring up at me from the folds of the cloth bag that he nestled in. I gazed down at […]
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