Black Cats Tell All Book Awarded Certificate of Excellence

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Black Cats Tell All Book Awarded Certificate of Excellence by feline editor Clyde and other Monday Mews. What’s this? Sniff sniff.  Fancy paper for me from the Cat Writers’ Association? Who knew such an organization existed, but it does and there are many best-selling and notable members.My mom and fellow writer/editor has been a member since 2011 and has won numerous certificates of excellence and their top prize, the Muse Medallion, […]

Lucky Black Cat Friday The 13th With Purrrcast Podcast Muse Samba

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Lucky Black Cat Friday The 13th With Purrrcast Podcast Muse Samba Q & A by Layla Morgan Wilde To counter the negative, unlucky vibe of Friday the 13th, we’re turning on the black cat charm three ways: 1) Check out our post: 5 Fab Ways Friday the 13th is Lucky For These Black Cats at Cole and Marmalade.  2) Find out the root of Friday the 13th and see Lucky Black […]

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Feline Monday Motivation With Cranky Cats

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Feline Monday Motivation With Cranky Cats by feline editor Clyde and friends. Fasten your seat belts dearies, expect an oopsie, what fresh hell is this kind of week. Sorry, my motivation is unfluffy but may save you stress in advance.  Thankfully, there are a couple pretty pics from the garden. Breath… Nerves will be frayed.  Colorful language spoken. Things more wrong than right. Don’t take anything personally. Be like a cat. We […]

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April is the Purrfect Time To Curl Up With A Cat Tale

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April is the Purrfect Time To Curl Up With A Cat Tale, literally. Hello April, it’s Clyde your friendly feline editor with a request to Mother Nature. Be kind not cruel.  Our spring has not quite sprung yet and until it does, I’m opting for more cozy catnaps curled up with Layla. This is my current mood. It’s black and white obvious darlings. I’m sending Layla the subtle: “Stop what you’re […]

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Vintage Finnish/Swedish Easter Witches With Their Cats

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Vintage Finnish/Swedish Easter Witches With Their Cats by Layla Morgan Wilde The lighter version of Halloween witches is celebrated today with Easter Witches from Sweden and Finland. I curated, restored and edited a vintage collection of postcards dating from the turn of the century to mid-century depicting Easter witches and their cats. The witches are depicted as more friendly than evil, smiling and happily sipping on cups of tea or coffee […]

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Out Of This World Snow Cat Adventures

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Out Of This World Snow Cat Adventures by feline editor Clyde. Hello dear ones. Can I say the title is a bit of a white lie? Not that I would ever lie to you, but a more accurate title would be Tales of Two Adventure Cats: One Indoor Cat and Bookish Lover Of Star Trek Cats:The Next Generation and One Indoor/Outdoor Cat Who Loves Snow. No, that doesn’t sound right either. […]

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Spring Equinox, Ostara, Cat Arts & Wisdom Extravaganza

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Hello pussy willows anyone? It’s your feline editor Clyde with a visual cat arts feast for winter weary eyes. Plus celestial wisdom and plain old good advice from a smart old cat. Oh, and my feline brother from another mother, Odin, is joining me with his unique humor, albeit no wisdom.  Curl up, settle in and enjoy our Spring Equinox Cat Arts extravaganza. I sometimes think the Pussy-Willows grey Are Angel […]

Saying Good-bye To Black Cat Claudette On Napping Day

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Saying Good-bye To Black Cat Claudette On Napping Day by feline editor Clyde. The words churned in my furry little black head but sputtered. I will share instead these edited words from our Saturday Instagram post and a little Zen wisdom. It is indeed Napping Day and I in need of a very long nap where I will dream of green fields and leaping from cloud to cloud with my dearly […]

Pet Sitters Week Feature: Ally McPets Owner Jill Rose Celebrates 25 Years as a Professional Pet Sitter

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Not all pet sitters are created equal or we wouldn’t have a litany of horror stories. Jill Rose would know, she has worked as a professional pet sitter her entire adult life and is celebrating her 25th year in business at Ally McPets in Southern California. After all these years Jill has seen it all from cats, dogs, parrots to iguanas but our focus today is on cats. Pet Sitters International is celebrating […]

March Vintage Cat Madness And Present Sadness

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Happy Mancat Monday with your friendly feline editor Clyde. Mind you, I’m feeling more bearish or lionish with the stormy weather. March arrived with the roar of a lion. Snow, sleet and a wicked wind knocked down massive tree limbs. Who knows if the Farmer’s Almanac is right about March coming in like a lion and goes out like a lamb. The only thing I know for sure is spring is coming […]

Black Panther Film A Leg Up For Black Cat Adoption?

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Black Panther Film A Leg Up For Black Cat Adoption? by Layla Morgan Wilde   The Black Panther block-buster film is reaping box office gold and perhaps a purrfectly unexpected bonus for black cats. We hope our nonprofit book Black Cats Tell All to raise awareness and shelter adoption rates for black cats will benefit. All post images via Instagram. The Daily Dot reports that one blogger on Tumblr (which has gone viral) recently posted about […]

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The Truth About Amazing Narnia The Two-Faced Cat

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  The Truth About Amazing Narnia The Two-Faced Cat and Internet Sensation by Layla Morgan Wilde When a cat goes viral, the media often posts before fact-checking. That’s why you’ll see many pop culture news outlets doing copycat reporting. It takes time to research, write and edit a good story but it starts with getting the facts. We believe our readers deserve to know the truth and we love going the […]