Fiction

The Gathering

There were a lot of cats, five to be exact, sprawling themselves across the recently polished wooden floor of the spacious house.  I sat among fifteen other animated attendees, seven people on each side of the long linen covered table, and one sitting at the head.  The majority of the people were unrecognizable, probably because I had never seen them, or at least, never paid any attention to them previously.   (more…)