Category Archives: Cats

CELEBRATE TODAY! #BettyWhiteChallenge

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2022 DAY ONE-FINISHED MY MEMOIR!

  It’s the first day of a brand new year! I didn’t do it on purpose, but this morning I finished the second draft of my memoir, THERE’S A CAT HAIR IN MY MASK: How Cats Helped Me Through Unprecedented Times and … Continue reading

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WHEN IS NATIONAL BLACK CAT DAY??

My new Crazy Cat Lady cozy mystery, Adventure Cat, is launching on National Black Cat Day! Or is it? When I was looking for a launch date, I checked several cat holiday websites. One listed National Black Cat Day as … Continue reading

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THE CATS OF LYNLEY CANNON

With a new Crazy Cat Lady cozy mystery coming out this week, it’s got people wondering how many cats Lynley has in her clowder. When we first began this Crazy Cat journey with Cats’ Eyes in 2013, Lynley cohabited with … Continue reading

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8 of the Most Common Mistakes Cat Owners Make (And How to Solve Them) KATZENWORLD

I am reblogging an article from the Katzenworld Blogsite that I found most informative. In 8 of the Most Common Mistakes Cat Owners Make (And How to Solve Them), cat aficionado Marc-Andre gets right to the heart of issues common … Continue reading

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#RememberMeThursday: LIGHT UP THE WORLD FOR ORPHAN PETS

Today is Remember Me Thursday! On September 23, 2021, let’s get the entire world talking about pet adoption. Tweet, tag, post and share the beauty and life-saving significance of pet adoption on social media. Let’s honor the 1+ million orphan … Continue reading

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CHARACTER SPOTLIGHT: BLAZE from Ghost Cat of Ocean Cove

Dear, sweet Blaze—a tuxedo cat of fine distinction! In my new cozy mystery, Ghost Cat of Ocean Cove, Blaze is the feline companion who has accompanied septuagenarian Camelia Collins on her move from the city of Portland to Ocean Cove, … Continue reading

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Feral Cat Coalition of Oregon – Catio Tour 2021

Source: insKatzenworld Feral Cat Coalition of Oregon – Catio Tour 2021 I couldn’t have put it better myself. That’s why I’m reblogging a post from UK cat blogger Katzenworld! I love that our little corner of the world (Portland) is … Continue reading

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CAT PICTURES: A LOOK BACK

My phone is full of them. So is my computer. Cat photos! I can’t stop taking another and another and another…! But what about all those I took before? The ones from years ago? Those cats are no longer with … Continue reading

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HOW WE GRIEVE

For Bear, Roman, Gracie, and all the others, gone too soon. It is in our nature as humans to dismiss death until it stands up and hits us in the face. Yet there is no escaping it. These past few … Continue reading

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