Ready For My Closeup (Kitten)

Just look at those piercing blue eyes!

It’s harder to get a picture of a black cat than you’d think (unless you’ve tried).

This is one of our first best shots of him.

-FF

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Where’s Mom?

The kittens weren’t getting out of the box successfully yet, but they could stand up at the edge of the box and ask where Mommy Grey went.

-FF

My Wife is My Hero

(Written 8/19/15 and scheduled for later.)

There’s a song that was composed by Danny Weissner for an IGN podcast called “The World is Saved”. It resonates with me because, as fellow gamers will recognize, there’s a huge satisfaction that comes from finishing a great video game.

The same can be said for books. I finished reading All Souls Trilogy by Deborah Harkness the night I began writing this.

I remember in an undergraduate writing class being confronted with surprise when my protagonist was a strong woman. Why would an average white male (or somebody with the appearance as such) have a strong woman as his protagonist? What could he possibly know about women that would allow him to actually pull of writing her in such a way that he would do her justice?

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