Kitty likes the stripy blanket

While the iPhone 5 takes better pictures than the 3GS, and I’m more likely to use it (mostly because it means it’s less likely the cat will have moved by the time I get the camera), I occasionally need to remind myself that the DSLR still takes way better pictures. ¬†Particularly important when subject is a black kitty is how much better it handles low ambient light.

stripy blanket kitty

Meanwhile, on the battlefield

We have been at war1 for a few years now, but this latest battle over the local food supply2 has me a bit vexed.  Concern for the civilian population3 has taken chemical warfare4 off the table. I am left attempting to block5 points of entry6, but the insurgents7 are more adept at finding breeches in the perimeter than I am.  Once I block one fracture, they find another before long.

Their numbers are subsiding, finally8; I hope the end is in sight.

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