Monthly Archives: November 2010

She Pretends I’m Just A Warm Pillow

But I know Sassafrass loves me for more than my body heat on a cold morning. She does tend to nibble on me until I move my feet to the exactly proper position. Then she spares a moment to give … Continue reading

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He Has Something To Prove

Nekoka seems to have been bitten by the If I Fits in it I Sits in it bug, but he is missing the point.  I tried to explain to him that he should be attempting to challenge himself by looking … Continue reading

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Classic If I Fits In It, I Sits in It

Cats have an inborn instinct to prove their ability to fit in almost any size container.   For some, it is their primary objective.  Sassafrass is the Queen of this cat credo and has demonstrated such since she and her brother … Continue reading

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Too Much Turkey

or too much catnip?  The belly is large but it doesn’t seem too overstuffed.  Look at the toes curling up.  Just looking at Nekoka in this pose makes me yawn. I think the evidence speaks for itself.  I’m counting not … Continue reading

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If I can open it…

I will get into it.  This is a codicil to the first rule of Cat-dom which is, of course, “if I fits in it, I sits in it”. Sassafrass, as usual in my little world, wins this one.  Nekoka could … Continue reading

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The Last of the Leaves

Cold, wet, dreary, and grey.  The last of the leaves were falling around me on my afternoon walk.  My favorite album of all time, Cat Steven’s Foreigner, was on my iPod.  It was such perfect melancholy, my eyes teared up.  … Continue reading

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A New Bird in the House

I know!  I promised myself I would never adopt a new bird.  They are just too much of a commitment.  The two I still have left (from my maximum of twenty) are all I should want; I barely have enough … Continue reading

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