Tag Archives: cats

SoCS: All or Nothing

I am glad I am sharing life with Mitchell… We have kittens for our anniversary present to ourselves, and it is not quite what we anticipated. We imagined they’d be in the bathroom for a couple days, then be able … Continue reading

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SoCS: Language

Timed writing, word is language. All I have on my mind is kittens! We have new additions to our family! Okay, they have a language, one I need to learn. I’ve heard the mews and heard him growl — I … Continue reading

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Still Weeping

Missing him so…         ©D. Katie Powell.  My images/blog posts may be reposted; please link back to zenkatwrites.  Art (unless stated) is also by me; please link to dkatiepowellart.

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Breathing in loss, sending sunflowers

“There are no happy endings. Endings are the saddest part, So just give me a happy middle And a very happy start.” ― Shel Silverstein, Every Thing on It Saying goodbye to Govinda Jai today. Heart is breaking open. Unplugging … Continue reading

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Kamala, Our Weird Girl

She prances by me, her big belly swaying on her little feet, because I’ve let her have her way and go in to wake up her beloved, my husband.  She doesn’t acknowledge that I “won” by keeping her away from … Continue reading

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