Pet siblings

Above is a picture of Merlin when he was a puppy and we'd just brought him home. It had been a long ride and several days of strange places. Now, he was at another strange place. That was over 11 years ago. Merlin and I had a long night last night. He's definitely not feeling … Continue reading Pet siblings

Morning routine

No, this isn't some high-achiever's "you've got to do this in the morning if you want to succeed" post. I find most of those completely unrealistic for my life anyway. I've come to see that it takes me a good half an hour to reach wakefulness, and that my circadian rhythms are strong these days. … Continue reading Morning routine

Ah, pets

Dragon has finally finished translating all the dictation I did while on my drive to Washington and since then. Most of it is a journal of my thoughts and I'm excited to read through it. But there's the start of the next Fenrir's Tales story. There's also a section for my Siva story. Coville, pictured … Continue reading Ah, pets

My spoiled cat

I had lunch out with a friend today. Good meal. Wonderful conversation. Dang, I've missed her. Apparently after I left, Temmy sat in the window for quite a while and meowed. Poor kitty. I guess she missed me. At least until she went and took a nap. I watched her play with a couple of … Continue reading My spoiled cat

Temmy’s toys

Whenever I give Temmy a jangle ball these days, the first thing she does is pick it up, look around to see if anyone's going to get into her way, and then runs for the bathroom. She drops the jangle ball into the bathtub and jumps in to bat it all around. She absolutely loves … Continue reading Temmy’s toys