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THE GREAT MIGRATION

Ever since I was a little kid, sitting on the floor in front of that terrible TV my family owned, I have been fascinated by The Great Migration. Just the words “Serengeti Plain” got me dreaming about the vast space … Continue reading

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WHEN BREATH BECOMES AIR

In January, Paul Kalanithi’s book, When Breath Becomes Air, was published posthumously. There are many favorable reviews of this chronicle (here’s one from the New York Times) of his illness and impending death, but that isn’t what I want to … Continue reading

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LIONS, SAFARIS AND LIFE CYCLES

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  If you want to understand the human life cycles, I suggest going on safari in Africa.  It’s all there:  baby animals following their parents; teenage males trying to be scary; adult male lions in the prime of life (and … Continue reading

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A TALE OF TWO KITTIES and more…

    Kitties always attract a big audience, so here’s my story. After Catman Scruthers’ untimely death, home wasn’t the same, so this week we adopted a rescue cat from Mary’s Kitty Korner in Granby, Connecticut. His photo is on … Continue reading

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CATS LARGE AND SMALL

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These are some pictures of cats from a recent photo safari in Tanzania.  When I have recovered from jet lag and can think straight, I may have some impressions to share.  In the meantime, I’m posting these kitty photos because you … Continue reading

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