Zen Pencils by Gavin Aung Than for July 01, 2019

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    fuzzbucket  over 2 years ago

    How big is her litterbox?

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    Loup Garue  over 2 years ago

    Crazy Cat Lady’s Kitty Condos

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    Loopy Frogger Premium Member over 2 years ago

    Good advice. That last panel does it for me. I think I will someone try out this idea…..

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    Cavenee Lonnie Premium Member over 2 years ago

    My dearly departed aunt June was a crazy cat lady. She lived in a rent controlled apartment in San Francisco and it was above her garage. The garage was the litter box. She paid someone to shovel it out every two weeks (which wasn’t enough if you ask me). She had cases of baking soda on the floor and that helped a lot but boy you knew you were in a cat lady’s house when you were there. She was my favorite relative and she passed away in 1984. Still miss her.

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    Cavenee Lonnie Premium Member over 2 years ago

    Go for it! I used to make some nice pocket change working on motorcycles in my garage. I charged 2/3 of what shops on the outside charged and it was good money. I was good at it too. My knee and back won’t let me stoop down now but after reading this maybe I’ll go to Harbor Freight and get a lift. I did like it.

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    Rista  over 2 years ago

    My sister’s best friend was a ‘crazy cat lady’ very nice person, until you visited her home. 13 cats the time I visited her in a small 1200 sq ft home. You could smell the liter half a block away. Going inside was an exercise in will power the stench was so bad. The cats were plastered against the screens of her open windows, I personally figured the poor things were actually desperate for clean air.

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    Scoutmaster77  over 2 years ago

    Love those cats!

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    MDMom  over 2 years ago

    . . . if, I was going into the pet care system, I would hire responsible young people to help care for this mob! One of their duties would be to take care of the litter boxes, a couple of times a day, as well as feed and play with the pets or whatever needs to be considered.

    @Gavin Aung Than, the artist, was only trying to make his point, which I believe that if you enjoy doing something, then you might be able to make a career from it? Definitely, something to think about, when you are thinking about your future?

    I think that Gavin really enjoyed drawing ALL these kitty cats and their different expressions! I sincerely appreciate his talent and art! :)

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    Night-Gaunt49  over 2 years ago

    HOLY CATS!!!!

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    gammaguy  over 2 years ago

    Personally, I’m not inspired by the particular portrayal chosen for this meme.

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    poopsypoo Premium Member over 2 years ago

    Even though that looks like an ideal job, I wouldn’t want to be the one who has to clean out the litterboxes!!! The smell!!!!

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    Jml58  over 2 years ago

    Cats everywhere, some of them with furniture underneath.

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    Petemejia77  over 2 years ago

    Some of the worst allergies in the history of mankind?

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    melodylanebuller  over 2 years ago

    I miss my Monday Zen

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    Robert Fisher  over 2 years ago

    Did you drop this like a cable company??

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    Jeff0811  over 2 years ago

    Too many cats for too long a time. Drop it? Yep, buh-bye.

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    fuzzbucket  over 2 years ago

    I see kittens in your future.

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    sperry532  about 2 years ago

    What happened to Gavin? Why no new toons?

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    6turtle9  about 2 years ago

    It appears, according to his website, that Zen Pencils is on hiatus while he works on a children’s book.

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    gmod moderator about 2 years ago

    Creator on hiatus for now:

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    T Smith  about 2 years ago

    And she died a wealthy, childless spinster.

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    Pickled Pete  about 2 years ago

    Major operation to clean up a residence occupied by a cat lady….Sometimes no other option than to tear it down.

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    anomalous4  about 2 years ago

    Cat hotel = life goals!

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    gnome  about 2 years ago

    Hummm….IDK….no matter how hard i hustle, armadillo ranching just doesn’t seem to be working out…

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    MY DOG IS MY CO PILOT  about 2 years ago

    I hear she’s hiring a beach somewhere.

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    CoBass  about 2 years ago

    From today’s (26 Sep 2019) “Zen Pencils” FB page: “I’ve got some amazing news to share. SUPER SIDEKICKS, the current middle grade graphic novel series I’m working on, will be published in the US, UK and Norway next year! Can’t wait for my little Aussie superhero team to find a wider audience!!”

    This probably explains the long hiatus in the on-line “Zen Pencils” comic.

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    jmw90  about 2 years ago

    When are we going to see new material?

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    Liam Astle Premium Member almost 2 years ago

    Is this a good thing or a bad thing?

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    Rocky Premium Member almost 2 years ago

    Is this comic dead?

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    DaveQuinn  almost 2 years ago

    Time to change this comic. It has not changed in over two months.

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    TimWilliams3  over 1 year ago

    and a sub-side hustle, take all that shed cat fur and spin it into yarn and start knitting.

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    daisypekin01  over 1 year ago

    R we ever going to get a new Zen Pencils?

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    mistercatworks  over 1 year ago

    I like seeing the “Chat Noire” poster on the wall. It was a famous salon/music hall in the 19th century for literary people.

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    daisypekin01  over 1 year ago

    Ok, it’s been almost 1yr. When is this coming back?

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    katina.cooper  over 1 year ago

    Almost time for your first birthday.

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    Pet my cat over USA Premium Member over 1 year ago

    She’s an cat Lady. To much cats!

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    coffeemom88  over 1 year ago

    So .. the takeaway here is to get ahead by defrauding your “day job” . . . nice . . .

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    kcycrs  about 1 year ago

    I’m not sure about the efficacy of blowing a bubble in a convertible with the top down.

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    spaced man spliff Premium Member about 1 year ago

    Love you, Mrs Katz.

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    Pet my cat over USA Premium Member about 1 year ago

    I’m unfollowing

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    Tim Harrod Premium Member about 1 year ago

    Why is the one strip the world needs most no longer running?

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    decalwrites  12 months ago

    I do feral cat rescue. It is not this easy. It is not profitable. And her home/hotel would NOT look like this. And there are luxury cat hotels, btw. You can google them to see how they actually look.

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    DawnQuinn1  11 months ago

    You want old? “The Comic Strip That Has And Ending Every Day” has not changed in 10 years.

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    CoBass  11 months ago

    A response from Gavin on the Zen Pencils FB page today (21 Nov 2020), about the lack of any new Zen Pencils:

    “Yes…a few factors in making the decision [to stop drawing Zen Pencils]. Namely, it was just time to move on and try something new. I felt I would just be repeating myself – I’m so proud of the archives. Also financially it was becoming a struggle with two kids now!”

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    MCProfessor  10 months ago

    I wish they would start this comic over. I really enjoyed it and would like to see the old strips.

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    MCProfessor  9 months ago

    Why don’t they run this strip over from the beginning? It was one of my favorites.

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    katina.cooper  9 months ago

    I hope I can finish reading these by march 1.

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    daisypekin01  9 months ago

    Has Gavin Aung Than been overcome by Covid?

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    NateEatingCheezDoodles [Member Of A.S.A]  9 months ago

    Remind me to never go to her house again.

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    Yakety Sax  8 months ago

    Still dead I see…………

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    katina.cooper  7 months ago

    Your second birthday is coming up.

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    Bilx_YT ッ (im back baby :P)  7 months ago

    if they come back that will be crazy

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    katina.cooper  7 months ago

    Getting close to your second birthday.

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    DawnQuinn1  6 months ago

    OK, this one post has not changed in a year and a half. And Gocomics still pays them? Where can I get a job like this? It is almost as bad as “The Comic That Has An Ending Every Day”. That one has not changed in ten years !!

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    STEPUP  6 months ago

    A few years ago, I drove my ex to visit her friend up North. When we arrived we couldn’t help but notice that she had a pyramid shaped pile (3 to 4 ft high) of cat litter in her front yard that she had accumulated instead of putting it in her garbage!!! There was a slight breeze that day, and you couldn’t mistake the odor for anything else. The visit was short, and we got the hell out of there!!! Ugh!!!

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    Ira Friedwald Premium Member 11 days ago

    How big is her house?

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