Category Archives: Cat Stories

Wild (and Sometimes Crazy) Wednesday – Cute Cat Stories

Have you read the one about the lucky saucer? Here it is—still containing the British terms and spellings: “In front of the local butcher’s, an art connoisseur noticed a mangy little kitten lapping up milk from a saucer. The saucer, he … Continue reading

Posted in Cat Stories | Leave a comment

Mindful Monday – Favorite Cats in Spirit

We all have them—memories of cats that once graced our lives, but that no longer live in this dimension. Almost anyone who has ever loved an animal knows the pain of losing that precious pet. Even those who tried my … Continue reading

Posted in Cat Stories | Leave a comment

Thoughts for Thursday — A Cat Named Carrot

This story is just too entertaining and cute to not share. So that’s what I’m going to do. Thank you, Virginia, for sending it to me. It’s about a cat named Carrot. The photos are absolutely adorable and so is … Continue reading

Posted in Cat Stories | Leave a comment

Newsday Tuesday – The World’s First Meowntaineering Cat

I love this story of Gary the MEOWtaineering cat. Gary is a 5-year-old rescue who had gone through a serious surgery to repair a badly broken leg. He was a bit skittish when James adopted him—he’d hide under the bed … Continue reading

Posted in Cat Stories | 2 Comments

Thoughts for Thursday – Will You See the Movie, “Cats?”

I’ve been telling you about the coming of the movie “Cats.” And I’ve been eagerly awaiting the movie myself. I wanted to compare it to the musical. I was curious as to how they’d handle the movie version. I think … Continue reading

Posted in Artists and Cats, Cat Stories | Leave a comment

Mindful Monday – I Don’t Write for Children

Truly, this is something I’m often accused of. “Oh, you write those cute little books for children.” “You’re a children’s book author.” No I’m not. And those of you who read the Klepto Cat Mysteries know that I don’t write … Continue reading

Posted in Cat Books, Cat Stories, Cats and Writers | 1 Comment

Newsday Tuesday – You’re Not a Crazy Cat Lady After All, and More Cat News

People send me some interesting stories about cats who are out and about and I also search the internet and other sources for fascinating tidbits about cats. Here’s one I got a kick out of. In Japan, guards at the … Continue reading

Posted in About Cats, Cat Stories | Leave a comment

Wild (and Sometimes Crazy) Wednesday – Life in the Day of a Cat Star

Most of you know that my mother’s cat, Smokey, is the model for Rags in my stories. While he isn’t a klepto cat (that aspect of Rags came from my precious patooty tabby, Lily), he is the poster cat for … Continue reading

Posted in Cat Stories | Leave a comment

Thoughts for Thursday – What’s Happening in the Klepto Cat Mystery Factory?

Many of you, after reading the most recent Klepto Cat Mystery, start hungering for the next one. I thought I’d let you know where we are with Book 33. I have finished the writing, my beta readers have given their … Continue reading

Posted in Cat Books, Cat Stories | Leave a comment

Frivolous Friday – A Sweet Story of Kitty Love

As the week and the year come to a close, I’d like to share a feel-good story of a traveling pair—Richard and his beloved cat, Willow. https://www.lovemeow.com/man-left-his-job-so-he-could-travel-with-his-cat-1804259571.html

Posted in Cat Stories, Cat travel | Leave a comment