Tag Archives: Cat

POEM: IN THE CAT GARDEN

IN THE CAT GARDEN Cat in the garden does not question whether she is wild or safe. News comes on scented air; some relevant, most not. If there is danger she will deal. When danger passes she will assess the … Continue reading

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CELEBRATING SUMMER WITH A BIG BOOK SALE

  Are you ready for some GOOD news? I have reduced the price of all my ebooks! All Kindle versions of my books are now $2.99 or less on Amazon*. There are many reasons why I decided to make this … Continue reading

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LUX: FAMILY ALBUM

As many of you know, Lux, Portland’s notorious 911 cat, went to his forever home in December of 2018. What has our boy been doing for the past year? Well, basically, he’s been acting like a normal cat. He gets … Continue reading

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FICTION WRITING Part 1: CAPTURING THE FICTIONAL WORLD

  As most of you know, I write the Crazy Cat Lady cozy mystery series featuring Lynley Cannon, a sixty-something cat shelter volunteer who finds more trouble than a cat in catnip. I write every day; never have writers’ block; … Continue reading

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GINCHAN, AN OLD CAT’S TALE

Note from me, Ginchan the Persistent: I have instructed my PAWT (Personal Assistant With Thumbs) to pen my life story so people can see that, though cats get old and sometimes sick, they are still as worthy of love and … Continue reading

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MERRY CHRISTMAS & A FREE BOOK

I love Facebook. Not everyone does, I know, but I’m lucky I guess. I have no trolls, stalkers, or folks who post gross animal pictures. Just about every time I browse through my friends’ posts, I find something to make … Continue reading

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THANKFUL FOR CATS

You already know I love cats. All cats. The pretty and the ugly; the old and the young; the healthy and the sick; the sweet and the mean; the housecat, the feral, the wild. I love them, all across the … Continue reading

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iAmMoshow Does It Again! 40K For Cats!

  Who doesn’t love National Cat Day? Of course we know that to cat people, every day is Cat Day, but it’s fun to pull out all the stops with an extra special celebration once a year. And this October … Continue reading

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COSMIC CAT HAS A LAUNCH DATE!

When a superhero cosplayer falls to his death at a comic con, Lynley is left holding the bag— and a cat! Who killed Captain Cat? His tribe wants to know. When the Captain is murdered at Bridgetown Comic-con and philanthropist … Continue reading

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COSMIC CAT, AN UPDATE, AND A GLIMPSE AT THE COVER

  COSMIC CAT, the 6th Crazy Cat Lady Cozy Mystery, is underway! I just finished the fourth draft, the one where I go through and plug in all the research results, cull through the overused words, and generally clean up … Continue reading

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