Browsing All posts tagged under »cats«

Our Cats Ate Spaghetti

February 28, 2012

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I grew up in an Italian household. I wouldn’t have wanted it any other way, but I also had no choice in the matter. Everyone in the family was Italian. Even the pets. When I was very little, my grandmother had two parakeets that would fly from their open cage to perch on her fingers […]

The Search for Intelligent Life

September 15, 2011

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I wake up with a rare feeling of energy pulsing through me. I’m focused on a list of goals in my mind, important things I will either accomplish or at least pummel into submission. Without words, I tell myself this is going to be a productive day. After driving my son to school, I steer […]