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Jan 02 2009

New Kitty on the Block

Published by under Kitties!,Personal

At some point over the Holidays, Michael and I were blessed with a new cat. It appeared to us on the stairway of our rowhouse and did its kitty thing of rolling over on the ground and rubbing against things to show us how adorable and loveable it was. I just wanted to feed it, […]

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Oct 31 2008

Happy Halloween…

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When I was in Freshman English at a local community college, the instructor devoted a portion of the class to reading advertisements. I don’t mean picking up a paper and reading through the classifieds. I mean, we studied advertisements, how they appeal to the audience, what advertisers are really selling us. I guess those skills […]

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Oct 21 2008

Hats for Clowns

Published by under Kitties!,Music

So Kara and I have discovered that our cat has strange taste in music. No, really. We frequently get into situations where we’re annoying poor Inari: trying to snuggle with her, trying to pat her head, trying to make eye contact with her, etc. This frequently leads to me grabbing her and petting her while […]

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Aug 19 2008

Evil Cats

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Michael has demanded I post this picture of Inari in the blog. Picture this thing nudging you awake in the morning and try not to be a little terrified. We’ve been getting a lot of bugs in the house lately – big old flies, little bitty wasps… Inari has been taking care of most of […]

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Aug 04 2008

Inari’s Birthday

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About a month after Michael and I got married, I told him I wanted to buy a cat as a wedding present for him. We went to the pound intending to get a full-grown cat but after bureaucracy bit us in the bum, we came home with a kitten. We named her Inari. She is […]

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