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A *gift* from Atticus the Ninja Kitty (I don’t remember registering for a dead rat)

TO CELEBRATE THE end of 8-inches of rainy weather, Atticus brought me a dead rat. He laid it at my feet, then demanded breakfast. Not sure if this is just cat behavior, or a comment on Human Nature, but I … Continue reading

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Yes. My cat is trying to kill me: The Cat Revolution has begun

EVERY SINGLE ANIMAL I am responsible for (and at least two that I have nothing to do with) went into Revolution Mode yesterday. I was all set to finish up A MacKinnon Christmas. All that is left to do is … Continue reading

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Patron Saint of Lost Causes. And Defective Unicorns. Apparently

I’VE BEEN TOLD (on more than one occasion and sometimes by random strangers) that I am the Patron Saint of Lost Causes. And when George R.R. Martin said, “I have a tender spot in my heart for cripples and bastards … Continue reading

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Be More Cat: Lessons from the meanest cat in the world

I’VE BEEN GETTING a lot of great advice, and I truly appreciate all the words of wisdom, love and support. I hope I’ve grown up enough to listen and learn. After all, my past indicates that I only need to … Continue reading

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Sexy Mrs. Claus suits are flammable & other worthwhile lessons for the Holidays

WITH EACH CHRISTMAS, I seem to learn something new. Last year, it was to just go ahead and pin the receipt to my sister-in-law’s gift, because she’s going to ask for it, even if it’s something straight off her list. … Continue reading

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The answer is: Tin Foil. You’re welcome. And also, the cat is pissed . . .

HOLY CATFISH, WHAT a busy week, what with getting NaNoWriMo in under the wire and baking my happy ass off–btw, if you ever wanted to know how to make a pumpkin pie without burning the edge (and yes, smarty pants, … Continue reading

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Go ahead. Pet my belly. I dare you . . .

I WANTED TO take a moment and thank everyone for prayers for my sister. She’s got some serious health issues, and I don’t know how long she’ll be in the hospital. So, I’m doing my duty–as a good sister–to keep … Continue reading

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