Kitten Dinner

black and orange cats eating from bowls

Confession: I’m not generally a poetry fan. But sometimes one just pops into my head. Happy Fiction Friday!


I made a joke once

That the novelty cat plates would be perfect for when we decided to




I’d never eat my cat, or any cat.

I stopped eating mammals nearly two years ago.

I had rabbit stew once -

It was good, but for the lingering pieces of fur

Hiding within the broth.

I imagine cat stew would be much the same

And it holds no appeal.


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2 Responses to Kitten Dinner

  1. Sara

    Ted and Mab are too skinny to eat. I’d never eat my cats, either. But I do sometimes threaten to make them into slippers.

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