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  Here are the Official Catgirl Island Mews & Announcements for October 2021, nya!
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Aloha, nya! Fortunately here at Catgirl island and the surrounding OBX waters of Mew Hanover County NC, we are so blessed by the beauty of the purristine Mid-Atlantic shores, coastal gardens and the meowritime forest, with purrpetual bikini weather, and the tempurrature in the low 80’s under the lush arbors and puffy Cumulo-Neko clouds in the Blue Summer sky, nya! 

We are also fortuitius with the benevolent magick in the air, land and water that aids in the purropurrgation of the endangered species, whilst warding away storms, pathogens, pollutions, and hazardous invasive species, although the anglers and restauranteurs have found tasty recipes using the Lion Fish that have encroached upon the neighboring counties, nya!

Speaking of the fish, the local fishing forecast purrdicts the bumpurr crop of delicious, nutritious Snappurrs, Groupurrs, Stripurrs, Croakers, Wahoos, Bluefish and Mackerels to tempt one’s tummy, nya! !f you crave fresh organic local purroduce, the island's farmers market is brimming the pumpkins, strawberries, blueberries, blackberries, yams, scuppurrnongs,honey and nummy cakes aplenty, nya!

The delicious aromas might also attract the appurritions and other purranormal phenomenon, you know, nya! In addition to the angling, to catabolize the calories we balance purrolonged catnaps with athletic purrsuits such as purrkour. surfing, sailing, swimming, diving, golf, tennis, softball, cycling, skating, hiking, hula, belly dance, hot salsa dance, kite flying, jujutsu, kyudo, yarnball lacrosse, spurrlunking and beach volleyball, nya!

Thusly it is the purrfect time to celebrate the Halloween fun by purrticipating in our lovely local arts, foods, decorations, and the popular Trick 'R Eat and Cosplay Purrowl, nya! Other observances and holidays of the month include Children’s Day, Columbus Day, Dia de Muertos, Health & Sports Day, Teachers Day, our local Opal Matsuri and Calendula Purrade, nya!  

The local boutiques are brimming with the Fall fashions in bikinis, maillots, purreos, sarongs, hijabs, sarees, ao dais, sun dresses, kimonos, yukatas, fundoshi, gi, hakama, shorts, tee shirts, halter tops, athletic bras and wet suits- but be sure to specify whether you need the clothes with or without the tail hole, or backless garments as not to ride up on one's wings, nya! 

The zodiac signs continue with Libra from September and end with Scorpio into November, nya! If shopping for jewelry, October's birthstones are Opal and Tourmaline, but if the purrecious gem is too purricey a gift for that special someone, then we suggest flowers in the lei, corsage, bouquet, vase, pots, hanging baskets on the verandah,or as the garnish for the plate, nya!

The local boutiques have the fall fashions of purretty appurral, such as the bikinis, maillots, purreos, sarongs, hijabs, sarees, ao dais, sun dresses, kimonos, yukatas, gi, fundoshi, hakama, shorts, tee shirts, halter tops, lingerie, robes, athletic bras, sandals, flip flops, towels and wet suits, nya! The backless and halter - neck styles are recommended for winged folks, and be sure to specify if you purrfur the garment to have the tail-ored opening for the tail, tentacles, wings or fins, nya! 

The merfolks’ offshore FarMers Market also has re-stocked the strapless translucent bikini bras which are sustain-ably mer-made from the bells of naturally - deceased, locally - caught jellyfish in the numerous iridescent colors and cup sizes, mew la la, nya! After the shopping, dining, catnaps, sight seeing and playtime, purrhaps y’all might like to see

the latest additions to Catgirl Island’s Mewseum of Art, nya!

Here y’all will find the many annotated illustrations and photographs, nya! Galleries 1-8 display images by our purrducer Mike Moon, whilst Guest Art Galleries 1-5 display images by other folks with their purrmissions, nya. Mike’s collaborations with other artists are peppurred throughout the mewseum, nya! 

Some of the images are sexy, and some might depict artistic nudity, but most are tame and none are hentai / porn, nya! The most recent pics are the lowermost row of the cropped widdle “thumbnail” sized portions of the pics in a gallery, and you have to click upon those to see the uncropped full images, nya.


Mike used Photoshop and the mouse for the chibi-style illustration of "Rivkah Storm" in the lush forest, nya, She is the jack of all trades and machinist of the Miqo’te Seekers of the Sun, nya. In the Final Fantasy XIV video game, she is the player character of our friend Rvkh (purrnounced Rivkah), the artist formerly known as Rebecca Brogden, who was the guest for our September 2009 Mew, nya!

Mike used Photoshop and the mouse for "Transpurrter Meowlfunction” which is another image in his Meowrror Mewniverse series of Caitian versions of characters from Star Trek - The Meowtion Picture, nya! In this scene, Vice Admeowral Leori Cianya tries to beam to the refitted Impurrial Starship Enterpurrise, but the faulty transpurrter leaves her purrturrbed and naked when only her mewniform demeowterlized, nya!

Mike used the pencil and pen, Photoshop CC and mouse for “Shiboline” which is his Filmeawtion- esque illustration of Shiboline M’Ress, who first appurred in the 1973 animated Star Trek TV series, nya! In Mike’s aformeowntioned “Star Trek - The Meowtion Picture: Meowrror Mewniverse" fan-series, Commeowdore M’Ress is the captain of the refitted Impurrial Starship Enterpurrise NCC-1701 in the mid 2270’s nya!

Then in Guest Gallery Four we are delighted to display more illustrations by Rvkh, nya!

“Luna Wolf” depicts Lunareciela Lupacrescenta Fascinamaga (or just Luna, for short) an okamimimi wearing the halter top and short slit skirt, nya! Rvkh used the Faber-Castell Watercolor Pencils, Davinci Watercolors, Micron Pen, White Posca Pen and White Gouche upon the Strathmore Toned Tan Mixed Media Papurr for this image, of which there is the art purrocess video at https://youtu.be/PB_CVig_O8k!

"Mush Folk”, which depcits the widdle mushroom people and their snail friend gathering by the toadstool, nya! She used Faber-Castell Watercolor Pencils, Davinci Watercolors, Micron Pen, White Posca Pen and White Gouche upon the Strathmore Toned Tan Mixed Media Papurr for this cute scene, of which there is the art purrocess video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zCDVY3nlK9I, nya!

Then we have her illustration of the “Crystal Unicorn”, nya! Yuna Kirinne Satyrnaeaa is the adorable brightmaid unicorn girl who handcrafts the lovely wands, canes, staffs, brooms, jewelry, ornaments and decorative items, nya! Rivkh used Purrocreate and the Apple Pencil upon the Apple Ipad Pro for this image, of which there is the art purrocess video at https://youtu.be/4vbsGRnjVMA, nya!

Nextly is Rvkh’s latest lovely landscape depicting the “Stormy Morning” as the sun rises across the otherwise serene lush pasture and barns, nya! Rivkh used Purrocreate and the Apple Pencil upon the Apple Ipad Pro for this digital painting, of which there is the art purrocess video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6DxtBp0ZzUM&feature=youtu.be!

Lastly but not leastly for this month is ”More Cute Stuff”, consisting of the Cute bear, Cute Jellyfish and Cute Birthday Cake! They are among the most recent pics in Rvkh’s Cute series of chibi-style images of happy flora, fauna and food, nya!

It is also time for the October 2021 edition of The Mew, nya!

The Mew is short for The Catgirl Critics’ Media Mewsings, our local monthly “show” in its 14th year, in which The Ladies of the Mew and Mike discuss fun stuff and occasionally intermew the special guests, nya! 

Most months’ Mews are compurrised of reviews of toys, comics, books, cinema & TV; plus the occasional intermews with special guests, monthly Lightning Round topic and the Celebrity Catgirl / Kemonomimi Spotlight, nya! 

Please note that The Mew recently moved to its new home at http://www.mewsings.catgirlisland.com, but Mewsings purrior to May 2021 are still  archived at the old location http://www.mewsings.wordpress.com nya!

This month’s Mew’s Lightning Round topic is our favorite books & comics of 1951, whilst the toy talk includes reviews of the Star Trek The Official Starship Collection U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701-J, G.I. Joe Classified Series Baroness action figure, and Marvel Legends Series Xialing action figure, nya. 

The DVD & movie mewsings include reviews Shang Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, and the Luca DVD; whilst the purrinted media mewsings include reviews of Fight Girls #2 & 3, Star Wars: The High Republic The Edge of Balance, and Faeries of the Faultlines, nya!

We wish to thank—

our friend and web meowster Jamie Robertson who is also the creator of the wonderful web comic Clan of the Cats, and the web meowster of the FemShep fan site, which is devoted to the female version of the Mass Effect video game's heroic Commander Shepard, nya!

We also wish to expurress our gratitude to our our friends and families for their purrticipations and support, and we appurreciate all of y'all for web surfing to our cordial coastal Carolina community which is full of southern hospurrtality and artistic aloha spirit nya!

Arigato Gozaimeowsu, nya!
- your friendly neighborhood concierges at Catgirl Island Visitors Center, nya!

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