Sadie #4

Sadie #4

It may look like she’s smiling. She’s not because she never smiled. It’s a yawn. Sexy Sadie, what have you done You made a fool of everyone You made a fool of everyone Sexy Sadie, ooh, what have you done Sexy Sadie, you broke the rules You laid it...
Robert the Cat

Robert the Cat

He’s been around for a few years. I can’t remember when I first saw him. My office is in the basement where I face a ground level window as I work. Over the years, a procession of animals show up, peer at me and I peer back, usually both parties with great...
Raccoon: My Favorite Animal

Raccoon: My Favorite Animal

Here a raccoon rests in comfort after liberating herself from a carrier in the back seat and making her way to a cozy spot on the front seat floor as we drive to the mountains. Recently I read a blog post which referred to raccoons as “trash pandas”. This...
Clowdy

Clowdy

10-6-06 Friday ClowdyAt first I thought the dark shadow was a tree on the hill. But it kept me guessing and drawing closer. The mind takes a while to catch up to the eyes. As Roger, Sadie & I drew closer on the Foothill Path, it was clear; I wasn’t...
Plays with Coyotes

Plays with Coyotes

Visit Project Coyote for perspective and facts about America’s Song Dog. No, he won’t eat your children. More likely, he or she will play with your big happy goofball Golden/Shepherd. In my experiences, the female is the player and Coyote Dad is the sober...
Cece Does it All

Cece Does it All

Inspired by Mandelita del Barko of NPR:Cece Mandelita del Meow| Mandelita Meow| I think the rest of these are brilliant. My family – not so much. Mark Twain did a similar play on cat words which may have lodged in my memory at some point. I can’t help...