Tag Archives: old dog

Waiting

The puppy in the waiting room at the vet Was old… And patient, He had done this before, But that didn’t mean he liked it. Sometimes we’ve got to wait for things we don’t really like. Because no matter our … Continue reading

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Go home

A honey colored old man, With clouded eyes and a frosted muzzle Wandered in the road. No collar or tags proclaimed him. I drove home to get a leash. . Wandering the streets, lead in hand, Pocket full of treats … Continue reading

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Fill up

At the gas station. An ancient chihuahua peers at me over the edge of an open window, Eyes full of love. The equally ancient man is filling up his Almost equally ancient car… Looking back at the dog, his eyes … Continue reading

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parole

ancient killer of squirrels and cats you need not suffer for your past crimes. you were a product of your culture and the company you kept – convicted, nevertheless forgiven. but forgiveness without training is doubly cruel…. for it asks … Continue reading

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layers of color

the sunset dog, in his golden years… and the calico cat at the end of the rainbow, smile as they watch the puppy swallow the sun and shine. .

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accidents and mistakes

i just woke up and like your tears it just spilled out….. and while you may call it an accident. or say i made a mistake – grass and carpet are so similar under old feet – do please stop … Continue reading

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Play!

Today an old dog learned a new trick. He learned to play. hooray! We can be saved in so may ways, never forget the salvation of play!

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