Authors and Cats
How could I miss World Cat Day? But I almost did! I’ve absolutely no idea why my cats were letting me overlook it. They probably meant to let me know at some point between their after lunch nap and their mid-afternoon nap. If not, then before their pre-dinner nap.
There have been many wonderful feline characters in books and film. (Forgive me for including Lilith, the calico from Atonement, Tennessee in that.) Also, many great authors were cat people. Whether you are a writer or a reader, I hope you will enjoy seeing a few of them.
Joyce Carol Oates — “I write so much because my cat sits on my lap. She purrs so I don’t want to get up. She’s so much more calming than my husband.”
Jean Cocteau — “I love cats because I enjoy my home; and little by little, they become…