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Farewell, Good Friend

June 20, 2014


June 18th, 2014 Our son Oliver died today. He was twelve. He was a cat. Yes, I know calling him ‘son’ is a bit of a stretch, especially to people who don’t have animals or whose hearts aren’t shaped in that very specific way, but that’s what he was — a son. My girlfriend and […]

A Horrifying Realization About Cats

September 30, 2011


As I’ve spent more time at home over the last few months, I’ve begun to become more aware of, and struck by, the patterns of behavior exhibited by the creatures who inhabit our house and eat our food. We have three cats here, all of whom can usually be found napping, eating, napping, bathing, napping, […]