Tag: competition

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.

It’s probably best if I leave you to interpret the photo. Only 4 days left to enter the competition!

Imagine that scene in Rocky. You know which scene I mean — the training one. Dancing, prancing, skipping and shadow boxing, the famous fanfare perfectly punctuating and accentuating each of our hero’s moves. Only it’s not a a boxer, and it’s not a punch bag. It’s not Stallone — it’s Eric, our runty-but-lovable blind cat training for his big day — the day that will soon be upon us — the day when he will choose a competition winner. Though…