Life is so good, so sweet… (our animal companions help underscore that)

(THE VIDEO IS ABOUT A MAN AND HIS DOG) Sharing a beautiful video of love and companionship. “There’s no easy way to say goodbye to a friend, especially when they’ve supported you through your darkest times.” — It made me think of my time with my kitties…Jezebel in particular was my medicine cat through the darkest times. Kali of course inspired me in other ways. … [click on title to read and view more]

Kittens (cute fix pics included)

Every time these lovely kittens feel inclined to come love me, sit on me, sleep with me I am utterly astonished at my good fortune. Being grateful is a default mode…what wonder that these little beings of another species love me! … [click on title for the rest of the post]

Some musings as well as some ridiculously cute kitten photos

Having lived two decades with my last two cats (who have now both passed away) the sweet tender attachment that is developing with the new kittens is raw and delicate and even painful…I know things now I did not know when I bonded with my first two kitties. Life is fragile, delicate, lovely and amazing. […]

one for the old boy

My friend Yan Zhitui of BeingsAkin sent me this poem by Charles Bukowski since I just lost my Jezebel. I, like Charles below,  found that my kitty remained in my heart and woke up the day after she died to a sense of peace and joy knowing she was still with me…life unfolds it’s mysteries […]

Jezebel 1994 – 2013, rest in peace my little medicine cat…

The Beyond Meds Kitty has died. Zen Master Jezebel my medicine cat. She was featured in two of my avatars over the years. I have never loved more. She has inspired as much love as my closest human loves. She truly kept me alive during some of my darkest moments when the iatrogenic drug withdrawal hell was at it’s worst. She inspired the very best. Good bye my best friend forever. … [click on title for the rest of the post]