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…And then this happened.

Paul referred to this as a “triple event”: all three of the older kittens jumped onto him at more-or-less the same time. The kittens love to sit on Paul’s shoulders. It doesn’t matter if he’s standing (as he is in … Continue reading

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Foster Kittens

The Trio — Wendy, Tootles, and Mongo — are a bit more than three months old now. They’re such sweethearts… and also such psycho little beasts. Kittens, y’know? The “dust bunnies” are younger than the Trio by about a month. … Continue reading

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‘The word is ANACHRONISM…’

A funny thing happened when my sister-in-law had jury duty. I’ve mentioned before that Grace is a member of the Society for Creative Anachronism. (Some of you reading this may already see the “punchline”…) Well, as it so happens, even … Continue reading

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“It’s a book thing.”

I got a coffee mug for my birthday. It looks exactly like one that’s mentioned briefly but never described in a novel that has yet to be published. The mug in the book was given to Jason by Brygida, who … Continue reading

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The “kitten’s” birthday

Today is Logan’s birthday. He’s three years old. This is what he looked like when he first moved in with us:   This is basically what he looks like now (except maybe even bigger): There’s a reason why his nickname … Continue reading

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Sometimes, real life sucks because of COVID deniers.

Follow-up to what I blogged about on the 6th about my twin being told not to tell anyone where he works that he had — past tense, had it but now doesn’t — COVID-19: He got his yearly job performance … Continue reading

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More kitten photos where those came from…

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Behold: kitten photos!

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Grammar-ing “without MFA,” and other things.

Sometime in May, I think (the days do blur together more now, don’t they?), someone told me, via email, that what I’ve done on this blog with my “Writing Glitch” posts is the same as a non-doctor giving medical advice, … Continue reading

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Updates: end of May

Question: What is both cute and scary? Answer: Eleven kittens. Smudge’s three half-sisters had their kittens in the same week, and there are now eleven small kittens — plus their moms — living in our back yard: three “tuxedo” kittens, … Continue reading

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