Riel’s first walk outside in downtown Toronto

Eventually, I’d like for us to be able to stroll casually through a wooded ravine. The concrete pavement just outside the doors of my apartment building will have to do for now. Riel has been moaning a lot lately so I thought that getting him outside might help. The balcony just isn’t big enough or… Continue reading Riel’s first walk outside in downtown Toronto

My Cat Snores, While I Search for Sleep

Riel has been in my life for just over four years, and we’ve developed a bond. Before I had Riel, I didn’t understand what it meant to have a pet that you really care for. I thought that pets were simply subjects in a one-sided relationship. Last night, while trying to fall asleep in the… Continue reading My Cat Snores, While I Search for Sleep