All Creatures Large and Small was my first WordPress blog, inspired by my dedication to help to change human consciousness about animals. For example, in my very first post, I’m trying to change my own consciousness regarding slugs:
Answer: Only it’s mother.
I have such a strong visceral and uncontrollable reaction when I see a slug that it has become disturbing to me, animal lover that I am. I have to say, though, that I’ve never done anything horrible like pour salt on them. I like to sit outside, at night, particularly after a rain, and take in the clean, woodsy smell, but I can’t take the slugs, or even the possibility of them.
How to combat, to transcend, or even rid myself of this animus?
Get to know them.
or, on a more personal note, here’s a tribute to one of my cats:
She was half-feline, half-spirit, and on June 25, 2012, a Monday, she left her body behind and entered the realm of pure spirit. She answered to Zozo, Zorita, and Pretty Face. Near the end I thought of her as Zora the Beautiful. And she was. Even at sixteen, I thought she looked half her age. Read the rest of this entry »
I don’t anticipate a third blog (at this time, at least), but if that come about, I’ll include it on this page.