11-15-13 Cat’s Eyes

I’ll bet you didn’t know that a common characteristic of the four species of venemous snakes* in the US is that they all have “elliptical eye slits, aka “cat’s eyes.” The important thing, then, is that if you encounter a snake, you need to look it in the eyes to determine if it is deadly…

02-24-13 Jungle Cat

This is Mac and he is a highly evolved animal. And because he is a hunter, he also needs rest. I figure he sleeps 21 hours a day. I also figured that since he seemed pretty ensconced in this red chair, I might be able to get an HDR photo of the sleepy cat. After…

06-24-12 A New Friend

So I guess it’s about time I post something new. And why not something prosaic like a cat? This cat was one of several who had free reign at a B&B named the Hummingbird House in Road Town, Tortola, BVIs. We stayed there before our chartered sailing trip. He was sleeping when I saw him…

05-30-12 Look What the Cat Dragged In!

I was walking down our hallway to the kitchen on Sunday when I noticed Mac chasing some dark thing towards me. I though it was a toy at first but then I noticed that it was furry and running like hell. I think I might have screamed as Mac and the harry thing ran past…