Strange Cat-Person Item No. One

One of my favorite blog-writers Eleanor has just commented, on yesterday’s “P-r-r-t-y” post, that she started out feeling like she might have been a “bit strange” for talking to her cats.

See her excellent loveable blog, especially the yoga post:
http://alifebewhiskered.wordpress.com/2010/12/27/zen-master-ze-introduction-to-yoga-for-cats/

I replied that I myself was leaning into my strangeness.

So right now I feel the need to do a little more of that.  Even though it’s Martin Luther King Day.  I can’t take too much of this milk-of-human-kindness stuff.  I feel like it’s poisoning my internal rejecting object.

So here’s a Strange Cat-Person Item.  I’ll call this “No. One” because I have a hunch more like this may follow.


This is the Claw-and-Whisker Museum I have set up in my house.

Strange enough for you?

“Ooo.  Strange.  Where’s the exit?”

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About nadbugs

Anita loves cats. This must be because she, too, has had nine lives. She’s been dancing since she could walk, she was a commercial artist and advertising producer, she earned a third-degree black belt in Aikido, she is a drummer with the Afrique Aya Dance Company, she is an attorney, and she’s a meditator and a devoted student of Nonviolent Communication. She also spent one lifetime sidelined with a devastating back injury in 1992. Since then – FELDENKRAIS METHOD® to the rescue. The FELDENKRAIS METHOD is all about dreaming concretely – thinking intelligently and independently by way of a gracious and kind physicality. The work affords all who study it a process by which to reach, with movement, into the mind and the heart, to make nine lives into one whole being.
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4 Responses to Strange Cat-Person Item No. One

  1. Eleanor says:

    Oh wow, thank you so much for the shout out. Your Claw-and-Whisker Museum is…ummmm…quite original. I have to say I always get way too excited when I find a dropped whisker. Maybe I should start collecting them and make a tiny whisker ‘flower arrangement’. Strange cat people unite!

  2. nadbugs says:

    YES! Ikebana for the cat-deranged!

  3. lifewith4cats says:

    Hello my favorite person, 🙂 Ive come to admire the aparent ease you have both in leaving comments and receiving them. How you can turn things around with a positive spin and even incorporate them into new posts. I must learn that skill!
    Claw and wisker museum. (pause for contemplation) Grand! Anyhoo.. you can expect to see the likeness of mr. Bugs on Feb 1 Post title Introverted cat extroverted dog. See ya then.

  4. nadbugs says:

    FAVORITE Sara, WOO HOO!!! What an amazing smackeroo from you to wake up to!

    And Mr. Celebrity Cat Bugs making his debut on your splendid page Feb. 1.

    I CANNOT WAIT. So I may be “seeing” you every day before then.

    Is this what a helicopter-parent or stage-mother is like? Never dreamed I’d turn into either of those things. . . .

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