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Michigan State Spartan, retired academic. Lived and visited all around North America and northwestern Europe. Ruled by two black cats, Melanie and Nigel, of the same age and adopted together from a shelter. She/her/their/whatever, but not he/him.

Recent Comments

  1. about 2 hours ago on Breaking Cat News

    Note that Goldie and Lupin are playing together. Also, Elvis seems to have a selective memory.

  2. about 2 hours ago on Luann

    A lot of her other friends do. Tara and Piro join Luann in studying at Pitt.

  3. about 2 hours ago on Luann

    No, in mythology Hero was a girl.

  4. about 9 hours ago on Breaking Cat News

    Is this a reference to C. S. Lewis’ The Silver Chair?

  5. about 12 hours ago on Breaking Cat News

    Oops, that’s what I get for relying on memory. Yes, JOHN J. Pilch has 9 books out — Hebrew Testament, Greek Testament, and Gospels for each of three years. I think that there’s also one for Holy Week.

  6. about 14 hours ago on Breaking Cat News

    You win, in more ways than one. Who are the Kilkenny Cats? T. S. Eliot?

  7. about 14 hours ago on Breaking Cat News

    I really like Amy-Jill Levine. There’s also a series by (a Catholic writer) James J. Pilch, which explains the Christian liturgical cycle in a Jewish context.

  8. about 17 hours ago on Luann

    Thanks, two more did ring a bell, but I have no memory of the other three.

  9. about 20 hours ago on Breaking Cat News

    ps. No, I don’t live in Houston, but I listen to Texas Public Radio.

  10. about 20 hours ago on Breaking Cat News

    Most of the traffic lights are out, and fallen trees are everywhere. Houston ISD is closed Friday, and the mayor has asked all non-essential workers to stay home (and look after their children).