Well furry and fluffy friends, sometimes a kitty needs to take a break from the day to day routine of taking naps, grooming, snacking and chasing string and go on vacation. About this time each summer, I get a hankering to feel the sand between my toes, dip my paws in the ocean and soak … Continue reading Vacation Time…What Did I Miss? Plus…A Bonus Poem
I can only imagine those were the thoughts of Stan Wawrinka as he stood across the net from the 9 time French Open champ, Rafa Nadal. Nadal...who has played an absolute flawless clay court season this year, who was going for a record breaking 10th French Open title today. Rafa already broke his own records … Continue reading What To Do About Rafa?
The 2017 French Open has really been shaping up to be two sides of the same coin. Maybe a little Jeckle and Hyde? Week one was full of emotional drama - tons of personal interest stories. Week two is getting down to the business of tennis. Week one drama: We marveled at the comeback of … Continue reading Two Sides of the Same Coin
Well tennis fans, it's here...Day 1 of the French Open. The beginning of the end of clay court season, 2017. And just as the unpredictability of the bounce of the tennis ball and slide of the players on a court made of dirt, so does Day 1 begin. As I write this morning, the tournament … Continue reading The Beginning of the End
Fellow kitties and furry friends alike, legs were swept this week...and not just once, but twice! Let's start with the unlikely rivalry that developed this clay court season between King of Clay, Rafa Nadal and "Sweep the Leg" Dominic Thiem. For the third time this year, Thiem met Rafa, but this time it was in … Continue reading Legs Were Swept This Week…Finally!
If you would have asked me this morning, "Frazier, what are you going to write about for the Sunday Slice today?" I would have easily answered, "I've got some great topics for this week's post." Mary Kay (the cosmetics company based out of Dallas, Texas) is a sponsor for the Madrid Open. They have these … Continue reading No Legs Were Swept in the Writing of This Blog
It was a typical lazy Sunday...laundry, a little catching up on the Tennis Channel, an extra nap or two. You know the normal stuff cats like me do. Usually I like to just lay in the basket on top of the warm, freshly dried towels, but today my human wasn't haven't it. She shoo'ed me … Continue reading Madrid, Here I Come!