Tag: cats

Wee-eee-eee… wee-um-a-way… Imbube… imbube… imbube… Last night, Eric, our blind cat, died. It was quick. He died at peace, asleep. Fourteen good, solid, there’s-a-good-cat, mouse-catching, rabbit-snarfling and pigeon-scaring years. Earlier this year Mango, Eric’s sister, died.¬†Eric himself is survived by his brother, Sammy, who is now the last surviving member of a very long line of beautiful cats that we’ve been lucky enough to rear or look after. Fourteen years is pretty good for a cat. I suppose I should…

I know, posting videos you’ve found on the Internet and not actually writing something is highly frowned upon. But… the thing is, as a truly ‘online personality’ and a member of hundreds of forums, communities and chat rooms, in a normal day I look at lots of shit. Pictures (damn lolcats…), comics and… VIDEOS! Which is what I’m going to share today. Videos. Cool, cute, funny and weird — one of each. If I recall correctly, you can’t see videos…

I promised further proof that the winner had been chosen fairly and beyond reasonable doubt. Here it is: The one on the right being my father — the one that just had to interfere and force Eric to sit down. As I’ve alluded to in other entries though, my dad does tend to treat Eric a bit like the soft, docile dog that we never had. And now, a cute story from my mother. Earlier, Eric came trotting down from…

‘The die is cast’ were the fateful words spoken by Julius Caesar as he crossed the Rubicon — the singular act that would set in motion the eventual overthrow, downfall and destruction of the Roman republic, the repercussions of which are still felt today. After a truly dismal beginning of the week, England finally warmed up again — just in time, too! The competition closed last Monday, and I really didn’t want it to drag on another week. I woke…

The competition closes tomorrow! And go read the end of my short story. Find out who got shot!

Does he actually fit in the box? It’s not too late to enter the competition.