Tag Archives: #catwritersassociation

COSMIC CAT COVER REVEAL – TA DA!

  A little while ago I sent out a teaser for the Cosmic Cat cover reveal. Now that Cosmic Cat is safely off to the editor, it’s definitely time to show off the beautiful cover. And here it is! Back … Continue reading

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MY CWA AWARDS AND THE STORY BEHIND THEM

For a writer, winning an award is an amazing gift. Though most of us love our stories and would write them even if no one ever saw them or read them, such acknowledgement is very satisfying. It validates all those … Continue reading

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HAPPY SPRING BOOK SALE!

I’m so glad it’s finally spring!  It’s been beautiful here in sunny Portland Oregon. The flowers are blooming and the sky is blue (at least part of the time). The cats are shaking off their winter somnolence and wanting to … Continue reading

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INTERVIEW WITH ARTIST QUINT COLE- HE’S A CAT!

Today I have the pleasure of interviewing a true cat artist— No not an artist who paints cats, but a cat who paints artwork! Quint Cole, of Colehaus Cats, has been painting from a young age. Here is his story: … 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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UPDATE: CAT RAPPER GOAL REACHED – ARM & HAMMER DONATES $10,000 TO MAC’S FUND

Here’s the grand update for Moshow’s Arm &B Hammer campaign to benefit the cats of Mac’s Fund: Reblogged from Katzenworld: https://katzenworld.co.uk/2019/03/03/cat-rapper-goal-reached-arm-hammer-donates-10000-to-macs-fund/ Thank you, Cat Rapper!

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CATS AND CAT TALES

It’s snowing again in Portland. Not much, just a few flakes, but enough to remind us it isn’t really spring even though green things are poking up through the soil. There are some early flowers in bloom, purple crocus and … Continue reading

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FOSTERING, a poem

      Bailey                                                                         Coyote Doctor … Continue reading

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BIG SALE ON “CAT POEMS: FOR THE LOVE OF CATS”

~Since I was a total and utter failure at setting up my “CAT POEMS: FOR THE LOVE OF CATS” Giveaway the other day, I decided to run a sale instead. I will revisit the Giveaway site (when I have more … Continue reading

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MY “CAT CAFÉ” GREAT ESCAPES VIRTUAL BOOK TOUR

MY “CAT CAFÉ” GREAT ESCAPES VIRTUAL BOOK TOUR The tour is just finishing up today, but I wanted to tell everyone what a wonderful experience it was! I’d been noticing the bright banners of the “Great Escapes” blog tours for … Continue reading

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