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Change in Plans

Things have been a little hectic. Somehow as I tried to keep up with my goal of a post a day to celebrate my favorite month, several got pushed forward, I had a lot more material and ideas than I … Continue reading

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Caturday Thoughts – Black Cats Through History

The African wildcat was probably first tamed in the Fertile Crescent during the first agricultural revolution that started about 10,000 years ago.[2] Small cat bones excavated on Mediterranean islands indicate that cats were introduced around the beginning of the first … Continue reading

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Occult Detectives – John Silence

In the closing years of the nineteenth century, around 800 weekly periodicals were published in Britain—and  240 of them regularly featured detective fiction! But Algernon Blackwood’s  John Silence wasn’t just an investigator but a mystic and clairvoyant, an adept in … Continue reading

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Cat Books for Book Month

Last week was so crazy I never got to put down and post my Caturday Thoughts. So this week there is a double feature. Since it’s National Book Month as well as spooky Halloween month, I thought I’d share some … Continue reading

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Caturday Thoughts – Cats vs Halloween Decorations

I love Halloween. But I have a house full of running, jumping, wrestling and sometimes squabbling cats. This makes decorating problematic. Last year a really cute ceramic pumpkin man got knocked off the mantelpiece and smashed on the brick below. … Continue reading

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Cold Dew hán lù 寒露 Oct 8th

Today, on October 8th we enter the period of Cold Dew (hán lù 寒露) the 17th solar terms of the year. The night temperatures become cold enough to condense the moisture in the air to dew, but not cold enough … Continue reading

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To Busy to Update

As i was on my was out of my theray appointment Friday my phone buzzed there was a text. The other foster who had taken the bottle babies was asking for help. Her other half was out of town for … Continue reading

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