That’s My Maisie, Full of Grace

Maisie and her friend Lily both wear the same fantastic kohl eyeliner, dramatic and sweeping, dark and bold, like twin Egyptian princesses.  We, their owners, wonder if they are somehow related because not only do they wear the same eyeliner, they are also about the same size, with similar coloring and markings. Lily is a rich …

Barks at Strangers (But Does Not Bite)

The list is piling up: wash and hang the laundry; weed the garden, the flower beds, the gravel drive; mow the lawn; scrape the peeling paint off the bathroom ceiling; practice (guitar, violin, vocals, piano...take your pick); evict the daddy long legs and other uninvited guests from the basement; clean the remnants of your cat’s life …