Tag Archives: communication

Teach a cat to sit

There is no need to teach a cat to sit zazen But To have a common language Regardless of species Is a good thing So The cat teaches me zazen, And I teach her The cue for sit. Together we … Continue reading

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Communication Spat

One bows, An invitation to play… But the other, Confused and not knowing the language… Spits and hisses in reply. . Then, as if, in apology, Or perhaps curiosity, Attempts a bow of her own…. Only to be greeted by … Continue reading

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Class

He was all that,And He knew it…He not only was in a class,He had it..In the training dance of left foot, right turn,He was sweeping me off my feet…Now, if only we could agree on what right and left mean!

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Push-ups

Most of us can sit, and stand and down…. The question is: are we making our dogs do it on command, So we can simply have power over them….  or are we simply scared and feel we have to control … Continue reading

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anger management

options and captions, pick one: why yes, i can see your upset.  no, i am not telling you how to feel, it just seems like you are upset…. how is it MY fault, i’m just sitting here!

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Conversation

“honestly i never expected to find you here….do you think we could,…. i mean maybe we could, like,  like……. it would be ok if we share the ottoman… like together?

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friends in high places

The met on the edge of the roof, (though some would say they met in the gutter) and even though they did not speak the same language,  it was a moment of Grace.

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Conversations

the crow and the duck were having the loudest of conversations – both seemed intent on the other one understanding the urgent needs being expressed. neither appeared to be listening, however.

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chaste

that is NOT what i meant! oh the world only hears what it knows! or thinks it knows. somedays do you ever feel like you are up a tree without a paddle? sometimes you just have to wait til the … Continue reading

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supper

by the side of the road, i see dinner is served. Some may say it is important to pay attention to what you eat….. but my experience tells me it is important  to pay attention to what may be eating … Continue reading

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