Category Archives: Cats

Reap purposes in pictures


The current topic for the Weekly Photo Challenge is Repurpose and I have dredged a couple of topics out of older posts to show for it — because they fit, and because I can! © January 2017 Colonialist

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rexaler / relaxer … whichever way round


I know that I am copy-catting in response to the kittypic shown in Photo Challenge for the Relax theme, but what could do it better?  Mister Mac taking a cat nac … nap I can throw a dog into the mix, … Continue reading

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In Short


Condensing any given content is valuable to all writers, for preparing blurbs or a précis, or simply for chopping out unnecessary verbiage. Consider the already short form used for my latest Wordle attempt. It seemed to have come out pretty … Continue reading

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Cat-she Lyrics for a Wordle


A busy class of creature That goes on velvet toes, Light steps, with curl-claws, feature, From still, to oil-drop-flows; In silvery moonlight, mating cries Go echoing through the bowl of night … Could those who such a noise despise Be … Continue reading

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School Sports Kit


© September 2014 Colonialist (WordPress)

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Very Soft Mirror Images


These pictures soft will be As music, PPP — Pictures, Previously Here Posted you now see; But tweaked agreeably Reflecting Mirror spree.             © September 2016 Colonialist (WordPress)      

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Really Awful Parakeets, Walking Catfish, and Twin Names


The pond is still attracting cats When they’re not nesting like two birds As pair o’ kits; but do note that’s Not parakeets: quite different word.     Budgerigars are parakeets; A fact till now I didn’t know The budgies that each kitten … Continue reading

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