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Travels with Cats now available in paperback

My memoir of the 4,700-mile road trip I took with Sauks and Andy in 2016 is now available on Amazon, both in paperback and on Kindle. If you buy the paperback, the Kindle version is included for free. It includes dozens of maps and photographs, which are in color in the ebook. Travels with Cats…
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February 24, 2012

By Anne Leonard | Feb 24, 2012

  Neighbor Lisa stopped by with my Girl Scout cookies today. In Mike’s house-husband days, he saw more of Lisa and her two small girls than I did. She was working the night of Mike’s service, but her husband stopped by with the girls afterward. Many of the hundred or so people in the house…

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February 14, 2012

By Anne Leonard | Feb 14, 2012

  Sweet memories of Valentine’s Day. One of the years before Mike and I lived together, I came into the office to find a bouquet of flowers waiting for me in reception. Several things clued me in that they did not come from a florist, including the preponderance of spider mums and eucalyptus. “Who brought…

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February 13, 2012

By Anne Leonard | Feb 13, 2012

  Well, Mike, I’m going to Africa. Remember going to see Hotel Rwanda, Lord of War, The Constant Gardener, Blood Diamond, and Last King of Scotland? Each time, when the plot got especially dicey, you turned to me and said, “You are never going to Africa.” However, as Kyle recently said, “You have to be…

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