The Cat’s Ninth Life: On Visiting Miki Dora Near the End

$3.99

Log In to Receive Your Subscriber Discounts.

Not a Subscriber?

A reader-supported surf publication founded in 1992, The Surfer’s Journal is vivid, authoritative, and independent. The goal of each 132-page bimonthly edition? A completely resolved composition. Balance. Color. Story. And purist surf energy from Page One to close-of-book.

In addition to delivery direct to your door, you'll receive unlimited access to every article we've ever published and discounts on TSJ apparel, merchandise, accessories, and more.

Subscribe Now

Note: Purchasing this feature will give you access to a downloadable .pdf of the feature.

Steve Pezman shares some personal back story and a trip up to see The Cat just before he died from cancer in 2002.  Also included in the story are some never before published photos of Dora surfing Rincon by Ron Stoner.