Personal Updates

A lot of little stuff is happening in my world, so it's time to sort it out.  If you've followed me here for a while, you know this happens from time to time when things get squirrelly. First and foremost, Helena is still missing.  It's been just over a week now, but given the geography … Continue reading Personal Updates

Helena Update

Well... good news.  I can stop poking around in the dark with my flashlight and a pocket full of treats in my scary neighborhood.  Helena's not anywhere near my house.  Certainly nowhere near close enough to smell her scent on her belongings. According to someone on the NextDoor app -- at the edge of my … Continue reading Helena Update

Missing: Helena

Helena bolted out the back door this morning.  She's always been fast, but this was crazy speedy.  I tried to circle around in the hopes of herding her back inside.  She did circle around, jumped the fence towards the front, and raced across the street.  I caught up to her as she hid under a … Continue reading Missing: Helena

Say Hi to Helena

Some of you know I have a cat.  Helena was a rescue from the ASPCA, though who rescued whom is anyone's guess.  As remarkably well-behaved as she is, she's also incredibly fidgety, so getting a clear photo -- especially with my slower than slow phone camera -- is nothing short of a Herculean feat.  I've … Continue reading Say Hi to Helena