Monthly Archives: March 2015

Caturday – The Last Farewell

I just buried Jasper. This is our pet graveyard. It’s behind our garage, facing south. This used to be my parents’ rhubarb and strawberry patch. The rhubarb grows like a weed but I’ve gotten some of it dug out. For … Continue reading

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Insomnia, Incoherence, and Some Other I Word I’m to Bleary to Alliterate

I woke up at four thirty this morning. This is not unusual for me. I wake up a few times during the night and usually I fall back to sleep. But every now and then my addled brain locks into … Continue reading

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RIP Jasper, 1998-2015

Jasper left us just after midnight last night. He started having seizures Monday afternoon and it was all downhill from there. He passed away laying on a towel on our bed with my wife whispering his name and saying goodbye. … Continue reading

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X-Files: If I Ran the Zoo

It’s just been announced that the classic 90s TV series The X-Files will return for six episodes. David Duchovny (the man, the myth, the monotone) and Gillian Anderson will be back as FBI agents Mulder and Scully with writer/producer Chris … Continue reading

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Salted Moose

Above is a 2014 picture of the slough/wetlands that got inundated with waste water a little over a month ago. We drove out to the farm yesterday and though the well site is still a mess there was enough dry … Continue reading

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DryLok and Hard Rock

Here’s a photo of the downstairs beer fridge that I posted last year. Note the wall behind the fridge and keep in mind that the photo doesn’t do it justice. The walls of this room were painted this ugly florid … Continue reading

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And Yet My Wife Thinks We Don’t Have Enough Pets

We had a week of very warm weather. Temperatures were in the high 50s to mid 60s. The cats were quite enthused about this. This was taken Sunday afternoon, when everyone was tuckered out and ready for a nap. The … Continue reading

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