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Peace Out

The little brindled Dog Lay dead by the side of the highway. I only got the slightest of glimpses Yet tears burst forth from the dams of my eyelids As I drove. The rain poured inside and out. . Only … Continue reading

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Poetry for Poodles

One by one The came up And read the poems they wrote To the poodle. . Their soft voices Timid and young, Barely audible to the human ear, But the dog Clearly heard the love in their hearts And He … Continue reading

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Growing and longing

He used to be my pocket panther, Now he surfs the countertops, Seeking nibbles of kibbles Then leaps into my lap, And overflows it! Next he jumps out the door, Taking my heart with Him every time!

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Sit! Stay!

At this moment, I am stuck, I can not stand up, Thus I sit, Moored to this spot by a soft warm anchor Wrapped around my feet. . Stop running around, Take a moment. Sit! Stay! Ah big dog, You

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Boundary lessons from a puppy.

I spent the day putting up fencing, To keep those I love safe inside, Not to keep those I love out. And then She comes along and leaps thru the barrier, As easily as She leapt into my heart. What … Continue reading

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Birds and Angels

She spoke of love for chickens long gone, for cranes that called loudly in the deep of night, for emus with their deep green eggs, For the tiniest of birds singing in trees, She spoke with love. . When you … Continue reading

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Up in the air

The dishes flew into the air Ringing like bells As the small white dog leaped onto the table. Miraculously Nothing broke! Black eyes blinked at me as her tail drooped, I scooped her up into my arms And took her … Continue reading

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