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Of Cats and Androids

The AS-14 was the latest in android servant technology. Experts claimed it would last, forever. Unique systems within its carbon-fiber chest guaranteed components were constantly replaced, well before the parts wore out. A wonderful feature to be sure. Of course, … Continue reading

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Working for a Living

“Now this is living the life of Riley,” said Alexander. The Ragdoll cat rolled languorously upon a soft blue cushion. The family Siamese cat, Imhotep, batted at thin air. “I suppose it’s okay.” “What do you mean? It’s great!” exclaimed … Continue reading

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Cultural Differences – Gargleblaster Microstories #215

Having an Ogre for a housemate wasn’t bad, but there were cultural differences. Still, Bog was a gentle giant. Cindy arrived home saying, “Bog? I haven’t seen Max and Maggie.” “Who?” “The cats.” Bog stopped stirring the stew. “You mean … Continue reading

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Tarragon Is Vital – YeahWrite Fiction #215

Tarragon Is Vital Officer Corinne Souvakis knocked on the weathered door with trepidation. If the smell was anything like last time, she wasn’t sure if she could hold her lunch. The neighborhood’s “cat lady” owned more than just 16 cats. … Continue reading

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Cat’s Purr – Trifecta

Written for the Trifecta writing challenge week 111. A story about a politician who is “influenced” begins after the photo. Genre: Speculative Fiction Cat’s Purr The television blared with people being interviewed. “Senator Powers makes me feel good about the … Continue reading

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Mesmerizing Power of Pets Found: Scientist Missing

For years, biologist Dr. Jorge Martinez studied the curious mesmerizing effect of cats and dogs. He wondered at the source of the curiously strong inter-species bond between Humans and their pets. Ever wondered at how a dog can gaze up … Continue reading

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