March 10th

spring melancholy –

when under the cherry tree

a cat feels sadness

March 9th

when yellow dust blows,

the cat curls up and hides her nose;

yellow fur and soft paws

Featured feline: Garfield, son of Lucy

March 8th

the Doll Festival –

even cats can have a doll

to put on the window

Featured feline: feline doll

March 7th

sweet memories flood

on Saigyo’s Memorial Day

of cats gone away

Featured feline: Saffi

March 6th

at every shrine fest

the twelve signs are celebrated;

but cats are commended

Featured felines: cat art