Monthly Archives: May 2024

Keeping Up With Cat Holidays

Today is one of my favorite cat holidays. In fact I like it so much that I indulge in it every day of the year. It’s International Hug Your Cat Day. Can you imagine all of the kitty-cat hugs going … Continue reading

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Most Asked Question: Will You Write More Rags and Olivia Stories?

Some of Rags’s and Olivia’s fans are so attached to the Klepto Cat and Calico Cat stories that they fear each new book is the last. So one of the most asked questions I get is not, “Will the price … Continue reading

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How Olivia Spends Her Time Off

Olivia has a lot of toys–balls of various types, beanie babies, plastic spring-toys, wand toys, etc., but none are as precious to her as her finger-rockets. She dug one out of the grandkids’ toy box one day and it became … Continue reading

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Catscapades Feedback

I’d like to thank those of you who commented on my post where I revealed my possible plan to end or cut back on my blog posting. I appreciate knowing that some of you read my posts and that you … Continue reading

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Changes to the Catscapades Blog

You may have noticed my absence this week. Yeah, I’m getting kind of burned out on producing this 15 year old blog. For most of those years I posted 5 days a week, then I cut down to 3 days … Continue reading

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Meowy Monday – Taking a Time Out

Even a prolific and dedicated cozy mystery author must get away sometimes and leave her precious cat in the care of someone else. We were gone for a weekend to my granddaughter’s beautiful wedding. I left behind my writing schedule … Continue reading

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Feline Fun Friday – New Calico Cat Mystery

Olivia reveals a well-kept secret hidden among the books. Olivia and Parker are summoned to a mountain village with Jag and Archie to expose a mystery that’s plaguing a small bookstore. Nonnie and her pup, Louie, go along for the … Continue reading

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Paws Up for Wednesday—Olivia Turns Four Today

Four years ago (in 2020, during a world-wide pandemic) Olivia was born under a house in the Los Angeles area. When she was about six or seven weeks old she was trapped with other kittens—possibly her siblings—and transported to ResQcats … Continue reading

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