Saving Solstice ~ A Cat Rescue Story

Boris William, king cat. Photo by CS Sherin If you have been reading my blog posts for a while, you will have noticed that our cat, Boris, shows up in various ways...in stories about dogs, about life, and in poetry that I write. He really was an amazing cat with a big presence. His death, … Continue reading Saving Solstice ~ A Cat Rescue Story

Dogs Are Strange, Gross And Wonderful: Part Three

Our Family House Elf -- Who Happens To Be Disguised As A Dog C.S. Sherin, posted and updated October 3, 2019 This story will conclude this short series (part one, part two) about some of the dogs of my life and heart. The funny thing about this conclusion is that our current dog's story hasn't … Continue reading Dogs Are Strange, Gross And Wonderful: Part Three

Dogs Are Strange, Gross And Wonderful, Part Two

Miss Honey on the trail, circa 2010. Photo by CS Sherin The Story Of The First Dog I Ever Rescued As An Adult, Miss Honey Sept. 26, 2019 Dogs are embodied joy. Most of the time, when I see a dog, I smile. Most dogs live in the moment with a sweet intensity and playful … Continue reading Dogs Are Strange, Gross And Wonderful, Part Two

Dogs Are Strange, Gross And Wonderful

Part One: A Nun's Dog Was Given To Us, And Then Was Seduced By Our Cat ~ True Story CS Sherin, September 19, 2019, edited 09-21-19 Being a dog or cat person has been such a big thing in our culture. I am truly an animal person, having an innate appreciation and love for most … Continue reading Dogs Are Strange, Gross And Wonderful

Life Advice From Cats

CS Sherin, September 4, 2019 Having lived with and loved many exceptional cats in my life so far, I am finally getting around to sharing some of their sage advice for life and living. The cats I know and love, and those that have since carried on across the Rainbow Bridge, all are/were the best … Continue reading Life Advice From Cats

Giving Up, And Starting Over

Wisdom And Love From A Mighty Cat Boris William. Photo by CS Sherin CS Sherin, Feb. 20, 2019 A Dark Day I wrote the narrative below, Give Up, at the end of September in 2014. It is about a dark night I went through that I will never forget. It wasn't the first hard time … Continue reading Giving Up, And Starting Over