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The Heartbreak Light of Autumn, Part 1; The Creek, with Cat

Some of my favorite creek pictures this year were of the snagged leaves above. All creek and forest pics are straight out of the camera, no editing; only the cat picture is doctored, although the cat did help edit the … Continue reading

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Black Cats in Autumn, Sweetness and Glitz

We lost our Little Buddy last year, at age 19. We miss him, always. I was going for the feel of a seasonal ‘spooky’ night when I intensified the colors in the above picture with photo editing. But the lighting … Continue reading

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Enhancing the Giant Egotistical Cat

Starring, Mighty Bud, my purrtector during these difficult times. He’s a large, deep sable brown and white tuxie. His great arcing whiskers and grass green eyes came from his mother Anna, now passed on. She’s pictured in the website banner, … Continue reading

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C-Dog and Company Interviews Catwoods

This is the header for C-Dog and Company, by Deb, used with permission. UPDATE: I am sad to report that Deb has removed the site C-Dog and Company as well as her other website below. I am therefore removing the links … Continue reading

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Wisteria Storm, I Lose Track of Spring, Always Cats

The early days. The elegance of a single strand: With a bonus bumblebee: *Gasp* at the wisteria! After an off year when it was near nonexistent. I’ve heard it isn’t too good for the trees but they seem fine. The … Continue reading

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Cat Keeps Cool; Plants Ready to Party

Cool cat Bud tucks himself into the quiet and chill of late February, a few weeks back. I grab an odd patch of clear hours in an otherwise jammed up schedule, to post his ‘last of winter’ pictures. This is the brightest photo; … Continue reading

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Cat in Winter Sun

Our big Bud cat, ace sunsoaker, wants to be the headline for a change. He’s tired of being at the tail-end of posts about the creek, or art, or whatever. Here, impossibly handsome Bud basks in some January rays, on … Continue reading

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Wintry Creek at High Water; One Smug Cat

An all night rain amounting to about four inches put every area waterway into flood stage. I decided to come out of hibernation long enough to get some pictures, even though I don’t much like winter. On January 4th, 2015, … Continue reading

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Leaves Flare; Creek Reflects; Cats Snuggle

In the southeast US deciduous leaves say “So long” to chlorophyll as late as mid-November. Trees slowly add some reds, oranges, and golds to the remaining greens; the water grabs any hue that heads its way, and voila! Radiant bands … Continue reading

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