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About eteal

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

Striped

Tiny tabby Green eyed and striped Wraps around my heart As I heal.

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Getting Dressed

The weather has turned And there before Her loomed the holiday sweater… She looked up And shivered. …….. Even on those days where you feel there is no good choice, There really is…. Take care of yourself, Not what others … Continue reading

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Found

Somehow She got separated from Her Sisters, And found Herself alone. ………….. We all get lost every now and then, Even if we are really only next door. ……………….. Salvation doesn’t look like what you think, No matter what you … Continue reading

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Freedom

As I was laid low this afternoon, I looked up and saw You Teaching me that just to be able to see You soar Is freedom. . Thank you.

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Unexpected

I fill the jug from the rain barrel the jasmine cuttings are thirsty I pour puddles into saucers under pots of green And You pop out of the top of the watering can! We continue You perched on the rim … Continue reading

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Can Do

As I drove across the bridge Pondering the difference between positivity and pessimism, A great big bird joined me. I am a pelican They said, Not a pelican’t The antidote for negativity is not however positivity, It is compassion… Telling … Continue reading

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Scent

She sat on the box and looked at me through the fringes of her bangs, Teaching me more than I had expected. . Today I learned The the moon has a smell, But the air scrubbers on Apollo’s Lunar module’s … Continue reading

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