So, darling kittens, keep preparing for the superstorms of life. And remember, this Big Cat loves ya!
Authoress news and mews ~
The Kougar is ready to begin chapter twelve of her SHAPESHIFTER SEDUCTIONS WIP... she put the finishing touches on chapter eleven.
Also, the Kougar penned Volcano's Weekly Angelic Forecast... which is posted at Kougar Kisses below, and at these two sites ~ sirenbookstrand.blogspot.com & ~ titlemagic.blogspot.com ~
Featured at SHAPESHIFTER SEDUCTIONS ~
by Pat Cunningham
When in doubt … My brain went blank this morning, so once again I’m dipping into my WIP, The Mountain Lion King. Rick just found the dead grizzly and now knows something deadly has invaded his mountain stronghold. He heads to Talbot’s Peak and the Grease ‘n’ Grill diner for the inside skinny.
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Vern already had a hungry bunch seated and ripping away at their food. Wolves, primarily, with one booth taken over by coyotes and a solitary bobcat at a corner table crouched over his fish and chips. Every head turned toward them when they came in, marked by predators’ glares. Only the bobcat made a sound. He recognized their feline nature, hissed, and pulled his plate in even closer.
So, the Kougaress has wondered about the DARK NET by using the Tor browser, and this ~coasttocoastam.com~ show was highly informative. Too bad this Big Cat doesn't have the cyber street smarts to navigate this kind of digital world, or utilize it in a way that would be beneficial, given privacy is a good thing.
BLURB: The Dark Net
In the first half of the program, George Knapp was joined by author and media researcher Jamie Bartlett for a discussion on the Dark Net, an online underworld which exists in the most secretive corners of the web. ~coasttocoastam.com/show/2015/01/18~
SILENCE IS GOLDEN 'NEWS' ~
Inside the Quietest Places on Earth
A look at natural and manmade environments where silence truly is golden. — weather.com
THE FUTURE OF *AI* 'NEWS' ~
Elon Musk donates $10m to keep artificial intelligence good for humanity
Billionaire entrepreneur and space travel-fan says his money should be used to address concerns over safety. — The Guardian
THE GIANT KANGAROO... WHAT A WAY TO TRAVEL 'NEWS' ~
DNA extracted from extinct giant kangaroo
A pair of giant kangaroos that died about 45,000 years ago have had their DNA extracted by scientists from the University of Adelaide in Australia. — Discovery News
GEE, NO KIDDING... WHO COULDN'T FIGURE THIS ONE OUT? 'NEWS' ~
The next frontier of hacking: your car
As cars become increasingly connected to the Internet, they become more vulnerable to cyber criminals. — Vox
THAT'S THE WAY TO POLITICALLY ROLL 'NEWS' ~
Exorcist Elected Head of Political Party in Mexico
New president of Mexico's Green Party in the city of Leon is both an exorcist and a paranormal investigator. — Mysterious Universe
WOW, THIS WOULD BE ULTRA COOL 'NEWS' ~
See the World’s Greatest Stolen Artworks in This Virtual-Reality Museum
Remarkable project provides virtual visitors with a look at pilfered artwork as well as historic artifacts that were lost in wars. — Wired
ET TREE TRUNK 'NEWS' ~
E.Tree: Face of ET spotted in tree trunk
While cutting firewood, man discovers tree knots which bear an uncanny resemblance to the Steven Spielberg's beloved alien character. — The Telegraph