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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The Silence Between The Gifts ~ Katrina Curtiss ~ Dec. 25, 2020 ~ 4:35am/39 degrees.

The Silence Between The Gifts ~ Katrina Curtiss ~ Dec. 25, 2020 ~ 4:35am/39 degrees.
Me and my brother, Danny ~ Ohio Christmas (circa 1960s)

Sitting in silence, this early Christmas morning with Basura Cat sleeping upon my lap. I find myself wondering if all pet owners sit in uncomfortable positions for extended periods of time so they don't wake them up. It's an odd Christmas this year, no tree, no turkey, no gatherings due…

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The Christmas Cello ~ Katrina Curtiss 12/24/2020

The Christmas Cello ~ Katrina Curtiss 12/24/2020
The Christmas Cello 12 24 2020

It’s a quiet Christmas Eve morning, Sofia doing her thing, me, mine, Basura Cat sleeping in the windowsill. A text from my adopted family, “Are you busy?” First thought was about seeing anyone during the Pandemic, during the season of gathering. First a stop by my adopted nieces, the girls…

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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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My Cat And Thanksgiving ~ Katrina Curtiss 11/25/2020

My Cat And Thanksgiving ~ Katrina Curtiss 11/25/2020
Basura And Her Thanksgiving Thoughts 11:25:2020

Basura and me were having a chat, She jumped on my lap, such a friendly cat. She said, that the numbers of cases are getting high, “I thought we had told COVID~19, goodbye.” “Yes,” I sighed as we began to play, But the numbers seem to be getting higher every…

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My Cat Wants To Help Thanksgiving Strangers ~ by Katrina Curtiss 11/16/2020

My Cat Wants To Help Thanksgiving Strangers ~ by Katrina Curtiss 11/16/2020
Basura Cat Wants To Help 11:16:2020

For those of you that know me, writing is my form of expression, be it in song, or prose. I feel deeply in my heart, the sense of upcoming holidays, the loneliness, those affected by COVID 19 in so many ways, emotionally, spiritually, physically. I spoke with Basura and Sofia,…

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