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Help when Pawsible

There are only so many quirks one can ignore about their cat. I do not want to pretend that my cat can ever be perfect.  Sure, she has scratched much less in present days than she did when we first … Continue reading

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When They Get You

The argument has been made that we all feel like outcasts sometimes.  I am quite used to people not “getting” me.  I am the quiet guy surrounded by music lovers.  The old soul who works with twenty-somethings.  The comic book … Continue reading

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The Longest Journey

Grab your oxygen masks, buy a new pair of wool socks, make friends with a mule, and gird yourself for the mightiest journey.  Behold the walk from my couch to my bed. Ernest Shackleton would not ask his descendants to … Continue reading

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Trying Out: Nuthin’ (Week 27)

Trying Out: Doin’ zilch.  (Week Twenty-Seven) What did I do different this week? Nuthin’. I had a cat I had very little affection for.  I had a job that was being a little stressful.  I missed Mylar.  I was moody. … Continue reading

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Trying Out: Cat Adoption (Week 26)

Trying Out: New Cat Time (Week Twenty-Six) As I have told several people in the last few weeks, I am a cataholic.  And I refuse to seek treatment. So, a week after Mylar’s end, I went searching for another cat.  … Continue reading

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Trying Out: The Long Catnap (Week 25b)

Trying Out: Putting Mylar Down (Week Twenty-Five-b) This was hardly something I wanted on my to-do list.  It was certainly on my, “I do not feel like doing this” list.  But darn it, she was ready to check out. There … Continue reading

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Drawing from Life- Feeding Time

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Veterinary Visit– of Doom

Once, not so very long ago, my cat had quite the kidney crisis. Now, every three months, she gets to go back and get checked on. This, for a cat who went to the vet twice in fourteen years, has become … Continue reading

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What Price Friendship? (or, “Handling Catastrophe”)

Sometimes my roommate and I suffer more than a few disagreements.  I claim that her hair is all over the place.  She thinks I work too much.  I worry that she is getting sick.  She thinks I hog all the … Continue reading

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Scratching the Surface (Weekly Writing Challenge)

I am attempting to consolidate multiple writing tasks into one so that I stand some slim hope of catching up with my Blogging 101 to-do list. They ask me to write in a different format. The Weekly Writing Challenge would … Continue reading

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