My Shepherd

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”

Monkeyface

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”

Spring Foward Into Night

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”