On the passing of my cat, Pasha

We called him our evil overlord, but our cat, Pasha, has passed on. He was on a roll lately; he killed a mouse a day for the past three days, bringing his trophy to the same spot outside the window for me to see. Except today, after he jumped up to be let in, his […]

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Enjoy the storm

We’ve had two bands of showers pass through so far, and now it’s quiet. There’s a pot of braised short ribs in the oven.  Windows are shut. The stray bits outside are collected. We’re just waiting for the real Irene to storm through overnight.

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