Category Archives: Save the World


  Warning: This post deviates from my usual subject matter and will be offensive to some. If it bothers you, please skip this blogpost and come back next time for more book news and romps with cats. I promise neither … Continue reading

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ALMOST SPRING, photographs

We still have a few weeks until the official beginning of spring, but here in Portland (in between the snow storms) spring is springing. The tenacity of the flowers as they ignore the cold and bloom their little hearts out … Continue reading

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Reblogging a worthy cause for dogs.

I don’t often reblog other peoples’ posts, and I never post appeals because I know what it’s like to be inundated with requests for money that you don’t have, but I’m making an exception. Firstly, you don’t have to give … Continue reading

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“Shine a light on orphan pets waiting for forever homes.” Unwanted. Stray. Abused. Neglected. In line for euthanasia. Can we replace those words with: Forever home. Soulmate. Best friend. Loved. Protected. I am so privileged to live in a community … Continue reading

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This Memorial Day, let’s remember not just those who have died for our country, but all who have served: living or dead; fighting or behind the scenes; human or… feline??? Since World War I and before, cats have been employed … Continue reading

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  ALLEGIANCE  Music and lyrics by Jay Kuo and a book by Marc Acito, Kuo and Lorenzo Thione Musical Drama | TV Series (2016) Breaking from my usual television review, today I’m writing about a Broadway musical production, filmed for … Continue reading

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“JUST FOR TODAY I will try to live through this day only, and not tackle all my problems at once.  I can do something for twelve hours that would appall me if I felt that I had to keep it … Continue reading

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TODAY MAKING HISTORY, a political view

  I wrote the following musing a little while after the election. It is my opinion. If you don’t agree or don’t want to hear about it, don’t read it. I promise to have another cat blog up in a … Continue reading

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and a counter to “despair”: Hatred Cannot Be Our Answer… (reblogged)

If you read my poem, “despair”, written this terrible morning, you can guess at my tears, but James Radcliffe is correct when he says “despair is a luxury we cannot afford.” Read on; do good. Positive thoughts and acts are … Continue reading

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City-State: 101, reblogged from The Dystopian Nation of City-State

I am not usually vocally political, but that doesn’t mean I don’t have an opinion or notice what’s going on around me. The following blog post caught my attention. Here is something to think about: Reblogged from The Dystopian Nation of … Continue reading

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