In the third extract from her ongoing writing series, Love letters to Laurie, journalist Simona Terron puts forth a pertinent question about adoptions of rescue cats
The second in a series of love letters journalist Simona Terron is writing to her kitten while she’s away from home
Attempting to achieve new heights in already high levels of ‘crazy cat lady’-ness, Simona Terron has begun actually corresponding with her cat. Online. Publicly.
Us cat lovers are a strange breed. We screech to a halt in the middle of a busy junction to pat a friendly cat on the head. We can’t see the ‘no entry’ signpost but can tell the eye colour of cute-as-a-button kitten behind it. Yes, cat people are a different set and loving/ working/ living with one is an exercise in extreme patience.
When it comes to communicating with your cat, the words are less important than how you vocalise them and your body language at that time.
This white tom stays right outside Mumbai Central station. I bumped into this scene while rushing for a meeting in South Bombay. “I am just watching the shop before my … Continue reading City diary: Lalji, animal angel #62