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The Catalogue (Vol. 1)

I grew up in a crazy cat lady household. The question, “how many cats did you have?” is not one that I answer. But… It’s important to know that I love every cat in the entire world. Every. Single. One. I fall for them instantly as soon as I meet them, and my heart breaks when they’re gone. This is my starting point. This is my baseline. I am a CAT PERSON. These are the stories of the cats that I’ve known and loved the most. And there have been so, so many of them. Let’s begin.

The Catalogue (Vol. 2)

I had a theory when I was growing up. I imagined that there was a waiting list of cats that lived in the vicinity of our house. As soon as we would take one stray in, another would always appear soon after. Where we lived was quiet and lush, and a countless parade of cats could easily lurk in mysterious locations, waiting for their turn to reveal themselves. One such cat who emerged in turn was Big White, named for his two obvious features. Looking at him outside, he seemed so imposing. But we had a strategy for earning the trust of stray cats…