Basura Cat and I Were Having A Conversation…Katrina Curtiss 1/7/2021

Basura Cat and I Were Having A Conversation…Katrina Curtiss 1/7/2021
Basura finds comfort in the Sun 1 8 2021

The Drunkards will drink The Thoughtful will think The Pious will pray For Blessings this day The homeless will roam The “At Risk” will stay home The writers will write, fighters will fight Foes in the dark, friends in daylight Friends with nothing to say Each going their way Some…

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My Cat and Capitol Hill ~ Katrina Curtiss 1/6/2021

My Cat and Capitol Hill ~ Katrina Curtiss 1/6/2021
Basura Cries for Capitol Hill 1:6:2021

Basura Cat has taken quiet ill, After watching what happened today on Capitol Hill. She’s all for truth and a peaceful protest, When we march to make our country the best. But today she witnessed a terrible man, Inciting violence, the flames he did fan. Telling his sheep to march…

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Remember This ~ One American Woman’s Perspective ~ Katrina Curtiss 1/5/2021

Remember this, a time in our lives, when we were asked to place a piece of cloth over our mouths to protect our neighbors and there was division. Remember this, a time in our lives, when we were asked not to gather together to fight a pandemic and there was…

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 2020 ~ The Year Of The Revolving Door ~ Katrina Curtiss 12/31/2020

 2020 ~ The Year Of The Revolving Door ~ Katrina Curtiss 12/31/2020
2020 ~ The Year Of The Revolving Door 12 31 2020

February 2020~ First Case of Covid-19 appears in Texas, uniformed me, runs around in ignorant bliss. March 13th2020 ~ Texas Governor Abbott declares a State Of Emergency ~ within days this is followed by “Stay At Home and Shelter In place Orders. I decide to stop teaching private music lessons…

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Christmas Memories ~ Katrina Curtiss 12/23/2020

Christmas Memories ~ Katrina Curtiss 12/23/2020
Mom Christmas Day 1977

I suspect that I am not alone, getting lost in memories at this time of the year. Here are some of my fondest of Christmases gone past. My mom loved Christmas, we’d clean and cook and spend the day with family and friends, stomping snow off their boots and settling…

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2020 ~ The Year Of The Little Red COVID Hen ~ Katrina Curtiss 12/22/2020

2020 ~ The Year Of The Little Red COVID Hen ~ Katrina Curtiss 12/22/2020
The Little Red Covid Hen 12/21/2020

As I read about who is getting the opportunity to take the Vaccine, I see politicians who scoffed at the Pandemic, first in line ~ much like the story of The Little Red Hen. The Little Red COVID Hen: "Who will help me wear a mask?" “Not I,” said the…

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Open The Door ~ A Christmas Wish ~ Katrina Curtiss 12/17/2020

Open The Door ~ A Christmas Wish ~ Katrina Curtiss 12/17/2020
Open The Door ~ A Christmas Wish 12:17:2020

I was raised to open the door for someone if his or her hands were full. I have walked through life, believing that we all were “raised” alike, but thanks to the countries division along the lines of science and politics, I realize that I was wrong. This holiday season is…

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My Cat Wants The Covid Vaccine ~ by Katrina Curtiss 12/17/2020

My Cat Wants The Covid Vaccine ~ by Katrina Curtiss 12/17/2020
Basura Wants The Covid Vaccine 12 17 2020

Basura Cat thinks that it’s kind of mean, That cats are not getting the Covid Vaccine. She wants to get back to life like it was before, When we had lots of friends walk through the door. I tried to explain that she was never at risk, But she just…

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I Hope You Are Doing Okay ~ Katrina Curtiss 12/10/2020 9:4pm

I Hope You Are Doing Okay ~ Katrina Curtiss 12/10/2020 9:4pm
Basura ~ My Covid Companion 12 10 2020

As Basura Cat sleeps upon my lap, as the drummer two doors down performs his nightly garage concert, as I read the news of today. I hope that you are doing okay. In the darkness of your thoughts, I hope that you are able to see light. In the midst…

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My Cat Wants To Call Seniors On Thanksgiving ~ by Katrina Curtiss 11/18/2020

My Cat Wants To Call Seniors On Thanksgiving ~ by Katrina Curtiss 11/18/2020
Basura Cat Calling Seniors On Thanksgiving 11:18:2020

Having a roof over and a pillow under my head, fills me with gratitude everyday, taking nothing for granted in this day and age of COVID~19. It will be a difficult Thanksgiving for many of us, those respecting the safety procedures of social distancing, small gatherings, no hugging, the list…

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