down the street

there is a cat

who sits outside her fence.

black cat by picket fence

Both sides are mine, she says –

but on one side is a small chihuahua,

two toddlers and two tall humans.

Fences are not the same as boundaries….

sometimes you need to cross one to maintain the other.

About eteal

Reverend Teal is a minister, chaplain, artist and storyteller. She specializes in the human-animal bond and all its healing aspects.
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