That Winter Weight Gain

Maya Weighs In We had our spring cleaning yesterday. The groomer drove up in her big van and carried me and Seamus, one at a time, out to be washed, shaved, clipped and brushed. Whenever she arrives Seamus starts barking in his little Shih Tzu voice trying to scare her away, but no deal. She…

The Obstacle

Seamus Narrates Today is the first day of spring. Give thanks for all that is good and warm. In my world there is snow falling, the type of snow that clumps in my fur making it hard to run like the wind. But that doesn’t stop me or Maya from racing around the yard looking…

Tessa on Prejudice

I’m the grey cat with yellow eyes, living in a house with two doggies and a human female. I am prejudiced against and left out of car rides, long walks and sleeping on the bed at night. Instead I can roam outside unfettered, come and go as I please, answer or not to my name…

Mother Earth as Person?

“Mom, does the Earth have the rights of personhood in the same way humans and corporations have?” The snow kept falling and the grey sky ruled out absorbing any Vitamin D for the next 24 hours. We were housebound and looking for entertainment. Me and Maya watched mom shovel the path as we ran along…