BETHESDA, Md. – April 7, 2020 – Alley Cat Allies has provided more than $125,000 in its first round of emergency funding for animal welfare organizations that are experiencing major disruptions due to the outbreak of novel coronavirus (COVID-19). These emergency grants are being used for food and delivery, medical care, vaccinations and community outreach.Continue reading “Alley Cat Allies Provides Emergency Support for Organizations Impacted by Coronavirus Pandemic”
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Shelter in Place Restrictions Do Not Prohibit Feeding Community Cats
Alley Cat Allies is assuring community cat caregivers that they can and should continue to feed their colonies.
Alley Cat Allies Congratulates New York Legislature for Passing Declawing Bill
Alley Cat Allies congratulates New York for becoming the first state to pass a bill prohibiting the declawing of cats.
“The Way the World Ends” by Ben Waters
Every shot was like the branch of a metal tree snapping.
The Method (Is There a Method??) Behind the Blog (And, a Free Promotion)
Originally posted on Eye-Dancers:
Time flies. It’s a cliche, I know, but sometimes the tried-and-true aphorisms say it succinctly and well, and this particular one is spot-on. Take The Eye-Dancers blog, for instance. I began this blog, clueless as to how to proceed with it, back in the summer of 2012. It’s hard to believe…
How to Fight Your Way Out of a Writing Slump
Few humans like to edit—until they’re procrastinating about writing.
How to Keep Your Cat Busy So You Can Write Undisturbed
Cats are adorable. Everyone knows this. Whether you’re allergic, or want to praise Sparky’s loyalty from here to Zion, you have likely slipped into that black hole of cats on the internet at some point in your adult life. Admit it. What can I say? We’re pretty darn amusing! Unfortunately, our author fur parents are notContinue reading “How to Keep Your Cat Busy So You Can Write Undisturbed”
How to Handle Bad Press When Someone HATES your Book
Come at me, bro!
The Master and Margarita review
Originally posted on Books, with occasional music:
I was told that all good stories start off with a glass (or a bottle) of alcohol. Surprise, surprise, this is one of the best books I’ve ever read and it starts with apricot juice! To start off, this is not my first Bulgakov book. When I first…
“Layers Part 8” by Kaine Andrews
Part VIII That should have ended it. I’d never found her in the dreams, after all. This was the resolution that I’d been pushed to since I was about the age she was. Or had been. Who knows what tense to use when you’re dealing with ghosts? If she was a ghost. She was solid,Continue reading ““Layers Part 8” by Kaine Andrews”