Tag Archives: Portand Oregon

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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2 Launches-4 Genres-6 New Books!

All book launches are exciting, but the coming launch of Cat Noel, a Crazy Cat Lady Christmas Novella, will be the cat’s pajamas. I’m sharing the spotlight with fellow Sister in Crime author Heather Ames and her new suspense mystery, … Continue reading

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CATS TAKING OVER THE WORLD, ONE CONVENTION AT A TIME

Cats aren’t just for crazy cat ladies anymore! Last weekend I participated in something new- a cat, pop, and art convention called Pop Cats. Since the advent of Cat Con LA and Jackson Galaxy’s Cat Camp a few years ago, … Continue reading

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A BOOK, A LAUNCH, AND A CAT CONVENTION!

One week! Cosmic Cat launches in one week! I’m excited, not just because I’m bringing a new book out into the light, but also because it will be launching from a particularly thrilling venue, Pop Cats Portland-Cat, Pop, and Art … 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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MEANWHILE, BACK AT THE CRAZY CAT LADY FACTORY…

  Yes, there has been lots happening, what with the CWA Conference and all it entails, but life goes on for Lynley Cannon. The sixty-something cat shelter volunteer has been busy  caring for cats, going to cosplay parties, getting chased, … 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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LUX: TERESA SPEAKS OUT

  Something amazing happened a few weeks ago. Teresa Barker, Lux’s original human-mom left a comment on one of my blogposts. Teresa is the woman who gave Lux up through Jackson after Lux scratched her baby and terrorized her family … Continue reading

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ECLIPSE

  I watched the eclipse. In Portland, Oregon and thereabouts, everyone did. On August 21, 2017, every local soul was outside with their eclipse glasses on, staring at the sun. It was cool, amazing, wonderful, surprising, and phenomenal, all rolled … Continue reading

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SNOW-MAGEDDON 2016, THE STORM THAT SHUT DOWN PORTLAND

                      Yes, it’s true. An inch of snow brought Portland, Oregon to its knees. People took hours to crawl home on the dusted freeways; cars were abandoned after the first slippery slide. All schools and most … Continue reading

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