Weekend Cat Blogging #109: Summer Heat and Reading

It looks like our hosts Upsie and Sher are facing the full force of the western heat wave as they host Weekend Cat Blogging #109. Upsie is enjoying an cold pack to beat the heat. You can see the roundup of cats in all colors and climates.

Here on the coast things haven't been quite so extreme, but we, too, have been experiencing higher than normal temperatures, especially earlier in the week. The upper floor of CatSynth HQ got quite toasty, and Luna spent a lot of time napping, especially on her comfy blue towel (which I occasionally sprinkled with cold water):

Fortunately, the weather has cooled down quite a bit this weekend here, so now we're back to enjoying summer, including our summer reading:

The book is Lizard, a collection of short stories by Japenese modernist writer Banana Yoshimoto.

Don't forget to check out the Friday Ark and Carnival of the Cats.

We hope all our friends in the Western U.S. and elsewhere are keeping cool and safe.

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5 Responses to “Weekend Cat Blogging #109: Summer Heat and Reading”

  1. astrid, Kashim & Othello Says:

    Luna you look georgeous! A real lady-cat.
    We haven't heard of "lizard" but momma will look for it maybe we'll like to read it.

    have a nice weekend!

  2. kitikata-san Says:

    Are there really lizards in that book? Did you taste one?

  3. sher Says:

    It cooled off a little bit–but it was still hot here. I did spend several hours in a cool theater, watching the film Ratatouille. The Roundup will be later tonight! Luna looks so pretty there–as usual!

  4. Katie Says:

    Luna looks nice and relaxed there! I hope the weather stays nice for you – not too hot! :)

  5. Bad Kitty Cats Says:

    Luna you have excellent taste in reading material! Stay cool!! Hugs and Love and Purrs