There was a line at the passport counter today. I found this out mid-good-morning when the clerk cut me off with a “talk to the hand” gesture swiped left to indicate four other people – an older couple and a younger couple – waiting to be served . Four and a half people, actually, if you count whatever was inside […]
urban bohemian life
It was driving behind one of those horrific Auschwitz Farms chicken trucks a while back that did it. Pushed me over the edge. Over the edge and into the patchouli-scented arms of vegetarianism. Four weeks and counting. Or not counting, actually. Because I don’t miss it at all. Meat, that is. Surprise, surprise.
It’s true that cats can suck the souls out of other living creatures. No question. Human babies most famously, but also rodents, reptiles, birds, bugs, dogs and certain ornamental plants, and they do it as casually as you or I might pluck low-hanging fruit from a tree. Only under extreme circumstances do cats consume the bodies of animals larger than themselves, of […]