Thursday, May 12, 2016

Cat Thursday - Authors and Cats (53)

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The second Cat Thursday of each month is Authors and Cats Thursday. Each time I will feature an author with their cat(s), or pictured with a cat(s).

Katherine Anne Porter (b. May 15, 1890 - d. September 18, 1980) was a Pulitzer Prize-winning American journalist, essayist, short story writer, novelist, and political activist. She is known for her penetrating insight; her works deal with dark themes such as betrayal, death and the origin of human evil. (Goodreads)

I think I have only heard her name in passing. I know two of her novels I've heard of are Ship of Fools and Pale Horse, Pale Rider. Definitely going to have to check out her work, especially now that I know she was a cat lover. =^.^=

What about you..have you read any of her books?

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  1. I've never even heard of her. I love that photo!

  2. First time I'm hearing about her, but the subjects she covered seem quite interesting.

  3. I don't think I've ever heard of her before.

  4. I love my kitties and they are so hard to photograph that I appreciate these pics :)

  5. I had to laugh looking at that picture as having had cats I can quite understand the need for those decorative eggs (they are decorative eggs, right?) to be in a glass case.

  6. Oh goodness, you just know they were setting up a publicity shot and her cat just couldn't be bothered to care if it jumped into the shot!

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