The Gayer-Anderson Cat, British Museum

The Gayer-Anderson cat is a Late Period hollow-cast bronze statue of the female cat deity Bastet shown with an inlaid silver sun-disc and wedjet (Eye of Horus) pectoral on the chest and golden earrings and nose-rings. Bastet was believed to be the daughter of the sun-god Ra, due to the fierce nature of cats Bastet … Continue reading The Gayer-Anderson Cat, British Museum

The Naming Of Cats, a poem by T S Eliot

The Naming of Cats is a Difficult Matter by TS Elliot

The Naming of Cats is a difficult matter, It isn't just one of your holiday games; You may think at first I'm as mad as a hatter When I tell you, a cat must have THREE DIFFERENT NAMES. First of all, there's the name that the family use daily, Such as Peter, Augustus, Alonzo or … Continue reading The Naming of Cats is a Difficult Matter by TS Elliot