Merlin The Feline Muse Back From The Grave Two years ago today we buried Merlin, our feline muse, in the garden. He left such a deep paw print on this blog, it’s as if he never left. Merlin Memorial Leave it to the wisest, old cat to ascend to the heavens when the wisteria was in bloom. Wisteria is the
How To Make A Mossy Meowmorial Garden for Cats by Merlin. Dear ones, with Pet Memorial Day over for another year, I’d like to share some thoughts about life and death. Oh, and a DIY project for those of you who have gardens. A memorial or Meowmorial garden can be created for any pet (they can be prepared in advance
Death, Digital Diarrhea and Hardest Post Ever Written and not necessarily in that order. All I know is that it’s 4:AM and I’ve struggled to write this for hours. I’ve stirred the pot with dozens of titles and they all stink. Hold you nose and let’s dive in shall we? Do you want the good news or bad news first?
Cat calendars are a dime a dozen but back in 1892 they were a novelty. Time, then and now is marked by days, weeks and months, hours, minutes and years, moments and seconds. What we value hasn’t changed or has it? Many moons ago Odin fit into his kitty bed but then…
As many of you know, our dear Gris Gris died last week and I’d planned a tribute today but fate had other plans. A wicked snowstorm buried all evidence of the burial last Friday and I felt emotionally snowed under. Odin, whined to go out early yesterday morning and I thought nothing of it. He loves the snow and I