Monthly Archives: April 2018

The Daily Tyler – Cat Stats

Tyler, did you know that a normal cat spends half their waking time grooming? That’s head to tail and back again several times a day. And don’t forget those toes and claws. Tyler? Most cats sleep around 70% of the … Continue reading

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BENCHES OF NEWPORT, photographs

                   Benches of Newport, Oregon  

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Lynley Cannon’s FRIDAY FELINE FACTS & FANCIES, If the Box Fits!

  Lynley Cannon, star of the Crazy Cat Lady cozy mystery series, is often referred to as a crazy cat lady herself, but when it comes to the feline species, this sixty-something cat shelter volunteer knows her stuff. Check here … Continue reading

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OLD MAU, a Cat Poem for National Poetry Month

  OLD MAU   The universe takes notice when Old Mau passes by. Venerable at twenty-one, even the strays don’t come near him. Scrappy Dan goes the other way— No scraps today.   Old Mau chases dogs for sport, sinking … Continue reading

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Lynley Cannon’s FRIDAY FELINE FACTS & FANCIES, Noises

Lynley Cannon, star of the Crazy Cat Lady cozy mystery series, is often referred to as a crazy cat lady herself, but when it comes to the feline species, this sixty-something cat shelter volunteer knows her stuff. Check here each … Continue reading

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Lynley Cannon’s FRIDAY FELINE FACTS & FANCIES, Stress

  Lynley Cannon, star of the Crazy Cat Lady cozy mystery series, is often referred to as a crazy cat lady herself, but when it comes to the feline species, this sixty-something cat shelter volunteer knows her stuff. Check here … Continue reading

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Guest Star: Angels Unaware – reblogged from Katzenworld

Here is a sweet and thought-provoking story which I enjoyed and wanted to pass on to others. Read Angels Unaware, by  Andrea Gaines. Source: Guest Star: Angels Unaware – Katzenworld    

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BOOK TALK with AUTHOR LYN McCONCHIE

  Lyn McConchie is a New Zealand writer of speculative fiction, picture books for children, a nonfiction humor series, a number of standalone books and many short stories, articles, poems, opinion pieces, and reviews. Her writing has won many awards … Continue reading

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THREE PICTURES

  I’m looking at a picture of my parents. My father in a plaid shirt and turtleneck, standing arms across his chest, smiling. My mother sitting, outside somewhere, the green of grass for background. Legs crossed ladylike, cigarette in hand. … Continue reading

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Lynley Cannon’s FRIDAY FELINE FACTS & FANCIES, Love/Hate

Lynley Cannon, star of the Crazy Cat Lady cozy mystery series, is often referred to as a crazy cat lady herself, but when it comes to the feline species, this sixty-something cat shelter volunteer knows her stuff. Check here each … Continue reading

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