Nine life lessons, as told by my cat

I wish I could say I had it all together. I struggle to do the things I want to do, struggle to take care of myself, struggle to go out and interact with people, struggle to feed myself properly…then there’s Ava.

Ava Mittens, my rescue cat (and muse), is extremely supportive. She’ll lay next to me on the couch while I do some writing, or if I’m taking a nap. I’ve been watching her behavior more than…