Watches over me From her field of dreams Now running wild and free A year ago today I watched my Tara slip away It still feels like it was yesterday She laid down to sleep Leaving only memories to keep That fill me with pride and peace My Shepherd Watches over me From her fieldContinue reading “My Shepherd”
I see you everyday Though it’s been 8 months Since you went away My memories will stay You were always my pup Even when old and grey
I can’t staunch these tears that flow Heavy, my head is held to the pillow Staring out, through a sunny window It was you, there from the ground Who always lifted me up when down Now it’s just emptiness with no sound That clickety-clack tap against tiles Rushing down the hall to bring me smilesContinue reading “Monkeyface”
One true loyalty My shadow always follows I protect and lead Spoiled and stubborn, aging ways Puppy love shared all the same
Laying around every day Soaking up the daily sun Cause I’m the spoiled one I chase the critters away But I need to go for a run
I’m not afraid of the dark I get an early morning start Sacrificing my fitful sleep To beat the California heat When all is still tucked in bed Getting their snooze on instead It’s calm and quiet till I walk by With my shepherd at my side Waking up every dog in sight Activating theContinue reading “Spring Foward Into Night”
23 of 31 OctPoWriMo In her sleep she wags Her tail, and I like to think It’s because of me She dreams of morning treats, and Walks, parks, bones, toys and well, me ~Tanka This is my ninety pound, 8 year old puppy.
Happy Valentine’s Day!