Tag Archives: feral cats

Oh Mary

She stood in the middle of the path, All calico and pregnant. Big green eyes, Belly swollen with life. It’s getting cold outside…. Oh refugee! Do you need a sheltering Inn? . We all need a sanctuary every now and … Continue reading

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In plain sight

The stripes on Her legs were like those of a Tiger, Her shoulders, those of the spotted Cheetah, She licked her wounds as She extended her claws. Clear, sharp and clean…. Sheathed until needed. Domestic, She hides in plain sight.

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Friendship

They met on common ground, One feral, One domestic. She bowed, She rolled… And a great friendship ensued. . Do not believe those who tell you who to love, Or who to hate, Who to friend and who to fight. … Continue reading

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In the heat of the moment, Everything stops for a holy pause…. And there, In a break in the greenery, She sits. Watching us watching Her. . Someone is always watching…. Are You?

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Tiny lion

I open my car door, And there in the tall grass Is a tiny lion. Everything reminds me of You.

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Green

The sky was darkening And the leaves on the trees seemed to glow green. A meow broke through the deafening sounds of the frogs… And there She was! Her eyes as green as the newest leaf Her song of salvation … Continue reading

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Reach

She gently reached her hand out to the feral kitten, And slowly, The kitten reached back. Both marveling at their good fortune.

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Protections

He was big. A huge cat. With huge cheek shields… Feral and untouchable, Looking like British gentlemen mobster in his soft grey suit and white gloves. Somehow he had been given the innocuous name of Mittens … (Bullies come in … Continue reading

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Mine?

When the squabbles and spats over territory Exhaust the players, They stop the fighting, Realizing the cost too great…. They fall to sleep, Together. Once again Discovering There is no territory worth more than Love. I watch them pondering the … Continue reading

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Territory

The cat slide into the center of the bed, In the center of the room. There was no one else in the bed…. It was soft and warm, So he fell asleep Only to wake up surrounded by love.

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