Foster Cat and Ruminations on Jedi

tiny animal

Shameless cute kitten picture: deployed.

Last week we started fostering a kitten from the shelter — hence the lack of a Friday post, which I’m blaming on kitten-sitting. Apparently his name is Xander because someone at the shelter is as big a “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” fan as fiancee Caitlin. He has a weird eye that we’re hoping will heal and from which we must pick boogers. He continually steps in his own poop and then gets mad when I have to dunk him in the sink to clean him up. He also likes to sit in my lap pretty much constantly, which is as good an excuse as any to wear sweatpants all day.

Read more