Category Archives: Writing

MIND-PIX FROM THE CAT WRITERS’ CONFERENCE 2017

  I am a visual person. My memory is like a slide show rather than a spread sheet.  Now that I’m back from the Cat Writers’ Association conference/ BlogPaws in Myrtle Beach, my mind is spinning with images. From the … Continue reading

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ON LOCATION RESEARCH FOR CAT CALL, A CRAZY CAT LADY MYSTERY #4

Nicholas Cage sits at the craps table. Angelina Jolie is serving drinks. Elvis places a bet on red fourteen, Beyoncé undulating against his arm. Nathan Fillion (the Firefly years) crosses the room, a cocktail in his hand. Gene Hackman, George … Continue reading

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On the Road to BlogPaws and the Cat Writer’s Association Conference, by Debbie De Louise

What she said. (Except for the personal bits, of course) Source: On the Road to BlogPaws and the Cat Writer’s Association Conference

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Exciting News from the Cat Writers’ Association

One of the most satisfying things that has happened to me this year was being accepted for membership by the Cat Writers’ Association. To see my name among the greats like Shirley Rousseau Murphy (The Joe Grey mystery series), Debbie … Continue reading

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AS DARK AS MY FUR, by Clea Simon – Book Review

AS DARK AS MY FUR, by Clea Simon, Cat Writer (Publish date April 1, 2017) An orphaned girl makes an unlikely detective in a harsh, dystopian city. Aided by a cat with a past, she seeks answers to a cruel … Continue reading

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CAT WRITERS: WHAT THE *BLEEP* IS A CAT WRITER?

When you Google Cat Writer, you really don’t get a whole lot of joy. Most of the links go to various paws of the Cat Writers’ Association. But there you have it: If there is a Cat Writers’ Association, then … Continue reading

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YOU CAN’T GO HOME AGAIN, UNLESS YOU’RE A WRITER

YOU CAN’T GO HOME AGAIN, UNLESS YOU’RE A WRITER, by Mollie Hunt Reblogged from Fire Star Press blogsite Check out my latest blog on the Fire Star Press blogsite. Time is a strange element, the way it takes something we … Continue reading

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FREE-WRITING

  I always write out my blogs before I post them, but TODAY IS THE EXCEPTION. I’ve tried putting the significance of today out of my mind, concentrating on my participation in the Women’s March tomorrow as a stand I … Continue reading

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NEW YEARS RESOLUTION – OR NOT

  It’s 2017. Apparently I’m supposed to make a resolution. I’ve bypassed, denied, and ignored the invitations to start the year right or even start the year write. I’ve scrolled on down the page when I catch the word, resolution, … Continue reading

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THE WONDER OF FARAWAY NIGHT

Faraway Night sat tall on a rooftop overlooking the city. From his place, the town looked lovely, a blaze of twinkling, shining lights, but the small cat knew better. He knew the city streets were filled with strangers mired in … Continue reading

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