The Camel ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 7/9/2020

The Camel ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 7/9/2020
The Straw That Broke The Camels Back 7/9/2020

Pain shared is pain halved, it's cool to listen, but at times, we have to limit the amount of what we hear and bare to take care of our precious self. This was inspired after listening to a friend say, "I can't take one more thing, not one!" As I…

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Things That I Have Learned Since COVID~19 by Katrina Curtiss 7/6/2020

Things That I Have Learned Since COVID~19 by Katrina Curtiss 7/6/2020
Stick Figure Me 7/6/2020

These past months have been a time of reflection and self awareness, here are some of the things that I might have known about myself before, but more so now. Drawing is a talent and takes practice. Learning to speak Portuguese is nearly impossible. People who can speak two or…

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My Cat and 4th Of July Fireworks ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 7/4/2020

My Cat and 4th Of July Fireworks ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 7/4/2020
Basura Wears Ear Muffs On The 4th Of July

Basura cat ran up onto my lap And exclaimed, “Holy Crap!” “Today is the 4th; I know that I’m right The neighbors will light off fireworks tonight!” “The sound is so loud, snap, crackle and pop As soon as it starts, I want it to stop! I’ll have to find…

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My Cat And The 4th Of July ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 7/3/2020

My Cat And The 4th Of July ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 7/3/2020
Basura 4th of July 2020

Upon this calm night, Basura cat came to me, Asking about our land of liberty As she looked up at me, eyes filled with cat tears I thought back to all of my long ago years. “As a child, I always loved this land of mine My neighbors have always…

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My Cat Has Conjunctivitis ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 7/2/2020

My Cat Has Conjunctivitis ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 7/2/2020
My Cat And Our Eye Drop Battle 7/2/2020

Basura cat and me are in a great fight I have to give her eye drops both day and night “ I hate them” she said to me I replied, "You need them, so that you can see" I call her, she run and hides under the bed Pulling her…

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Me and My Cat at 3:35am ~ by Katrina Curtiss 7/1/2020

Me and My Cat at 3:35am ~ by Katrina Curtiss 7/1/2020
Basura and Me 3:35am 7/1/2020

Sleep is as illusive as the breath of an angel upon this night The leaves are chatting amongst themselves as the moon smiles Restless with the world, roaming from room to room Too early for coffee, or is it too late for tea? Thinking about a friend whose daughter just…

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My Cat Goes To The Vet ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 6/30/3030

My Cat Goes To The Vet ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 6/30/3030
Basura's Trip To The Vet 6/30/2020

Basura cat wasn’t feeling good So I took her to the vet, like a good mom should She didn’t want to go, and we had quite a chase But I finally caught her and put her in her travelling case. I said to her, “Now don’t you pee in my…

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My Cat’s Beauty Tips ~ A short poem by Katrina Curtiss 6/28/2020

My Cat’s Beauty Tips ~ A short poem by Katrina Curtiss 6/28/2020
Basura's Beauty Tips 6/28/2020

Basura cat said, “Come here I’ve got something for you” As she approached me with a bottle of hair shampoo “I want you to look pretty inside and out So, “Hey Good Looking!!” The neighbors will shout.” She had a shampoo that would take care of the flakes She said,…

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My Cat, Me And The Teeter Totter ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 6/18/2020

My Cat, Me And The Teeter Totter ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 6/18/2020
Basura And Me On A Teeter Totter 6/19/2020

Basura cat saw me step on the scale and cry “Oh, my!” she exclaimed, “That’s so very high!” I sighed and stepped back off of the scale As she jumped on with a swish of her tail “Tell me how much do I weigh, Tell me now, tell me now,…

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My Cat Is A Hugger Of People ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 6/18/2020

My Cat Is A Hugger Of People ~ a short poem by Katrina Curtiss 6/18/2020
Basura Helps Me Write 6/18/2020

At any given hours, I like to write I do it in the day, and all through the night It’s my world of escape, my way to cope It’s keeps me tethered to hope, like a rope. When I do, one thing is always true Basura cat wants to write…

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