Category Archives: Cat

Max and Ned and Gus

Bug Out

Every three or four months, the condo complex where I live sends exterminators through the units to do a basic spray job. It’s a bit of a hassle, because you have to drop a key at the clubhouse, which closes … Continue reading

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Sleeping and Other Things

It was another blissful day of vacation. I slept late, then did a bunch of laundry, then went to Walmart to order new contacts. These are all things I have trouble doing when school is happening because there’s so little … Continue reading

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Revisiting the Vet

Gus’ itchy bumps came back. I had finished the steroids I was giving him, and only a couple of days later he had red spots again. I wish I knew what was causing it. I took Gus to the vet … Continue reading

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Portrait of a Sphynx

In Language Arts class, we’re studying poetry. Last week, I had my students take a poem we read and put it graphically on a piece of paper. I also gave them watercolor paints to add color or shapes to the … Continue reading

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Smooth as a Sphynx’s Bottom

Gus’ skin problem is completely cleared up. It happened pretty quickly after I started giving him the medicine. It was hard to squirt the medicine in his mouth at first, but how he and I are pretty good at it. … Continue reading

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