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Safety

The tiny toad sought safety from the noonday sun, And from the dogs who chase toads… But Safety is not to be found Under the favorite toy of the collie. Surprise! ….. Just because something provides shade Or protection from … Continue reading

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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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Safe

The thunder and the lightning were outside, The rain was too. The walls were sturdy, And the roof was new… But the still the little dog shook. Sometimes feeling safe on the inside is hard, And we need others to … Continue reading

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Under the sofa

Thunder Lightning Frightening Two enemies who needed shelter found themselves together safe from the coming storm. . We all need to seek shelter when we are scared, Even if others may not understand our fears…. Sometimes the thunder is real, … Continue reading

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morning darkness

in the morning darkness before the sun has risen, light still shines hidden in the deep soft fur of Love.

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Running

She howled, baying at the sun, as she came running out of the swamp… the indentations of where a collar had been seen clearly around her neck. dashing past me, seeking searching frantically for what — for whom? She took … Continue reading

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Fear

so the little dog would not leave the room, too scared to pass the great green monster of suction — she cowers behind it, even though it is unplugged and silent…. terror is like that… in truth the mechanical demon … Continue reading

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yowl

i know you are scared, chased onto a strange roof, surrounded by an unfamiliar landscape. i can hear your cries echoing off the backs of buildings – knocking at my heart. I am here.  I will stay with You. and … Continue reading

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Sacred Caws

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curiosity

the no-longer-a-kitten sat in the sun palm outstretched, frozen, fascinated by the dance of two butterflies…. as was i. The fluttering lovers noticed us not. Love can be like that, creating bubbles of safety, while we dance unaware. What would … Continue reading

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