Updated February 9, 2017.
There’s something very intriguing about cat stories. Cats are marvelous, mystical creatures. Their unique behaviors and playfulness are extremely entertaining.
Then, there are all the crazy things cats do, not to mention the downright dastardly and disgusting ones.
Sprinkle on a little imagination along with fun feline frolics, quirky kitty pranks and some incredible cat coups . . .
. . . you wind up with some pretty good tall tales to share on dark nights around the campfire.
Tell a story from a cat’s point of view . . .
. . . let’s just say mug-faced mousers and tough tomcats call these kinds of stories “kitty yarns”.
72 Cat Movie Favorites for Feline Fanciers Watching a great cat movie is something all feline fanciers relish. Cats make movies unforgettable!
A Little-known Oral Tradition-Linoleum Kittens "Candy and Cocoa’s kitten story remains a vivid memory, and has become an oral tradition passed down through the generations of my family."
A Passion for Cats-My Writing Process Meg Dendler and I share a passion for cats; when she honored me with an invitation to participate in The Writing Process Blog Hop, I gladly accepted!
Black Cat Cookies—Incredible Gluten-free Sugar Cookies Black Cat Cookies are fantastic kitty fun! They taste so good; you’ll never know you’re enjoying a world class confection . . . gluten-free!
Cat vs Dog is an old conflict calling to mind many entertaining and humorous tales of endless chase and flying fur. . . Dodger & the Whippet.
Dodger and the Crows-A Black Cat Short Story King of the outdoors and all things wild, Dodger duels with a murder of crows. Who will triumph in this entertaining true tall tale?
Dodger and the Deer-The Black Cat Story She was a sleek, long-legged beauty with doe eyes. Dodger was mesmerized. A cat story filled with enchantment.
Dodger’s Best Kept Secrets Dodger, decked out in "catouflage", digs up coyote memories, hunts for deer and encounters skunk sign.
Elvis the Cat Pays Own Vet Bill . . . and More It is the rare animal, indeed, who truthfully can say that s/he has made a significant financial contribution to the household operation. This is a story about Elvis the cat, who did.
Hobo Cat or Super Tramp? "I was a hobo cat, a super tramp, of sorts, but everyone has to grow up sometime. In my case, I was thrust out into this mean old world way too young and on my own . . . "
How My Cat From Hell Turned into a Feline Celebrity “Avalon is the spawn of Satan. Either you throw your cat out, or I'll throw you out!” my landlord said. Yet, my cat from hell . . .
Mehitabel the Cat--Star or Co-star? “When I tell people that my cat’s name is Mehitabel, they usually reveal themselves to be in one of two camps . . . “
Mittens--A Musical Medical Cat "First off, let me say this is a totally true story. Our cat plays the guitar and detects cancer. Every night, I play the guitar in my easy chair . . . "
My Jawless Cat "Up until I was 15 we had a cat named Boots. Neurotic as they come, she was a proper witch's cat, but she went through a lot in her 16 years of . . ."
Perversity--A Fable "The cat king of Catonia had one catling, a tom, who would inherit the kingdom. Prince Sylvester had only one fault: he was perverse. If someone said, 'Go up, sire,' he’d go down . . ."
Pictures of Coyotes and Dodger Pictures of coyotes trailed through Dodger’s mind as he shrank into the deepening shadows of the forest at dusk. Ahead of the whooshing breeze sped a scent . . .
Simba and His 7½ Week Disappearance "Simba, my 8 year old orange tabby, escaped through an accidentally left open back door. I was frantic . . . "
The Cato Fong Legacy-Feats of a Feline Assailant Will Abby succeed in humiliating Dodger when she assumes her secret identity?
The Surprising Truth about Kitty Cats and Moles Cats and Moles: an entertaining, true tall tale about mole removal, feline style, from Cat McMahon’s garden; one of many truly delightful “kitty yarns.