Saturday 12 September 2015

The Caturday Art Phantom Strikes?

Is this weird, or what?
I was playing around with a toy
The human clicked the shutter
But I look like a ghostly boy!

It really does look spooky,
My legs and tail are spectral!
My head is indeterminate
And my ears are ineffectual.

The art is in the movement;
And not afterwards in the editing.
So the human added nothing,
So to her I'll not be crediting!

She only clicked the shutter.
And that demands no skill.
I moved faster than the speed of light
And it gave me quite a thrill.

So to all you kitties out there,
Get moving! Quick! Look smart!
The humans are now superfluous,
When it comes to Caturday Art!

We are joining Athena and Marie who host the Caturday Art blog hop. Click on the badge below to join in and see others participating - with or without human intervention!!!! ;)


We are very sad to learn that sweet Lucy from 15 and Meowing has had to leave for the Bridge. Her family are understandably very upset, so if you can please go and visit and share some comforting words. xxx



  1. Appaws ! Appaws ! What a great poem ! Happy Caturday ! Purrs

  2. haha another thing cats no longer need humans for

  3. Dang, you're a quick one pal! We're sure sad to hear about dear sweet Lucy.

  4. Austin, YOU are the art! Great job! I love your indeterminate head.

    I enjoyed your poem!

  5. Oh my COD Austin, that is so funny. Actually that is one smart Mom to post that picture for all the laughs she is going to get. You did move quickly Austin. We for one are glad she didn't fix the picture.

  6. AUSTIN! Can you get over HERE that quickly???

  7. Pawsome poem to go with those lightning moves!
    Purrs Georgia and Julie,
    Treasure and JJ

  8. We love the poem. It makes us all tingly!! Or, was it the ghostly image??

    Thanks fur your Gotcha Day wishes for Chopin!

  9. That pic of you will look great for Halloween!

    We are deeply saddened by the news of Lucy's passing. She will be missed.

    Purrs xx
    Athena and Marie

  10. We luv yous foto Austin. Dat's pawsum. Have a gweat day.

    Luv ya'

    Dezi and Lexi

  11. Austin you were moving at supersonic speed!
    We are sad about Lucy.

  12. mol mol Austin you look like a superhero..well you are a superhero to me but this just proves it
    hugs madi your bfff

  13. This is an amazing shot. Your left paw looks like a finger!
    We are sad about Lucy. So many losses of late.

  14. Very cool speedy shot, Austin.

    It is very sad about sweet Lucy.

  15. Austin, you are faster than the speed of light, or at least faster than your Staff can click the shutter!

  16. OMC! It looks like your paw is bloodied from something you killed! Love the action shot although I don’t love it when TW’s photos turn out like that. Now she’ll be telling me they’re art.

  17. You are so quick! Quick like lightening! My mom has a photo like this of me too - I was jumping through the air after our wand toy. This makes a great Halloween photo!

  18. We love the spookiness of this picture, Austin!

  19. Well WE say that poetry is art too, so THERE. And you do look mighty spectral in that shot, dood!

  20. Austin!!! You're faster than the speed of light!!! Bravo for you and the poem certainly fits the photo to a "T" ............. we are sad about Miss Lucy too - a fashionista who won our hearts......

    Love, Sammy

  21. that's a pawsome poem... and to be faster than the flashy beast is great... it could be a world record :o)

  22. Awesome art! I love the white back paw and the spectral tail!!!

  23. Oh my!! What a magnificent photo and fantastic poem! Purrs from Deb and the Zee/Zoey kitties

  24. That is an odd photo-very creepy. Thank you for writing about my Lucy and the kind words you orffered on our blog too. I will love her forever.

  25. So Wonderful! Sometimes the moments and accidents is the bestest!
    PS wes purraying for all the Cats and Peeps at 15 and Meowing. Wes knows how much they loved Lucy.

  26. mee-you Unccle Austin yur poe-em iss furabuluss!!! An it goes well with thee foto!!!!
    Wee did wee bloggie inn memoree of ady Lucy an wee been over to visit also.
    Trulee sad...wee thott wee had a bit more time.....
    **nose bumpsss** neffkitty Siddhartha Henry xxx

  27. Looking totally spectral Austin. Love it - how clever to be so whispy and blurry!!

  28. You are faster than the speed of light Austin! Truly impressive :)

    the critters in the cottage xo


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