Monthly Archives: September 2013

Rocky Road

Today Calla was the first one out in the back yard.  She usually breaks off and sits off to the right side. But sometimes she takes a few minutes to sit on the rocks.

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Settling Place

Mister Gus was very brave today.  Calla was blocking the rock path by lying in it and he screwed up his courage and darted past her to the side yard.   She didn’t do anything, even though she was a … Continue reading

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Watch Cat

This evening Julie was posting himself on the back yard wall as the designated watch cat. First he jumped to the top of the back wall and looked out over the cleared area behind the house… A bit later he … Continue reading

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Trapped!

Artist’s Rendering of the Situation… Last night like usual I used the occasion of Julie crashing indoors to button up the house for the night.  Usually I have to encourage Calla to come on in but yesterday she came in … Continue reading

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Inside, Outside

Yesterday was a floor cleaning day inside, so the cats were outside or upstairs to escape the chaos.  Julie did steal a moment with his favorite shoebox before it got picked up and the dread machine got turned on. Even … Continue reading

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Rituals

Whenever Calla tries to hide inside some clump of greenery, I need to use the long lens to try and get a photo of her regardless.  I’m getting better at making it work… She has her own set.  Most nights, … Continue reading

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This Means War

Yesterday when I was casting about for straws to tease Julie with I was kicking myself for not grabbing some of the huge seed pod fronds from the ornamental grass in the far end of the yard.  I couldn’t try … Continue reading

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Teaser Day

It warmed up enough that the evening was pleasant, if getting a bit dim for photos.  I tried getting Julie to play with a straw, but like usual he got a bit too serious about it. Calpurnia doesn’t seem to … Continue reading

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Shaking Things Up

Another late day getting home so I hustled out to entice the cats to come out for pictures before sundown…it only worked on Julius.  Gus kept poking his head out and then trying to lead me back in to feed … Continue reading

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Fade to Grey

I got home from work a bit later and noticed right away that it is getting pretty dim in the evening if I don’t hurry up and get picture taking.  And since it was very cool again it was almost … Continue reading

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