Memory Lane, Part 1

Spring is upon us and there’s no recourse. Most people (or rather, most people I know) love spring; viewing it as a time of renewal, when life unfurls from its huddled winter postures and grasps pleadingly at the emerging sun, refreshing rains and warmer temperatures. Flowers bloom and trees bud new leaves, ushering in a … Continue reading Memory Lane, Part 1

Cat Toilet

Today’s Quickie is brought to you by the letter C. C is for Cat. C is also for Crap. Cat and Crap are the reason for this post. One of the ineffable joys of tending indoor cats is the constant stream of waste they seem to produce from such a small amount of source material. … Continue reading Cat Toilet

The Over/Under, Part 2

Previously on The Over/Under… A rescue project, culled from the Free Stuff ads on Craigslist, launched a rollercoaster ride of pain, hope, turmoil and finally acceptance, as our intrepid protagonist sought out society’s refuse in an attempt to gain a better understanding of himself. Or perhaps it was all a thinly-veiled ploy to covet and … Continue reading The Over/Under, Part 2