Tag Archive: poem

The L Word

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Laughter, like hope, is underrated when times are good.   Laughter, like food, is cultivated by the thankful heart.   Laughter, like love, is appreciated for sheltering the soul.   Dedicated to another… Continue reading

Feed Me!

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HUMAN: Life in the cat lane It’s slow until dinner Can’t get to the food bowl. I wish they were thinner. CAT: Hide on the freezer and bat at the human If I… Continue reading

Dogs can be a trip

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There’s 5 dogs in my kitchen they’re tripping at my feet I’m cooking macaroni but you’d think I’m cooking meat I’ve got the tripping over doggies Face full of concrete floor blues.

A cat badly misnamed

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                 SUGAR Once upon a time so long ago A kitten lay beside my tired feet “Meow,” she’d say and then she’d bite my toe.  … Continue reading

Down the same path

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The best and worst of us reflected in our children. Orchestrated lies symphony of perfection. Learning love, loss, hope, the same   The deaf and blind of us they stumble through they hurdle… Continue reading

THE NOT-QUITE-RIGHT POEM

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Perfection is not me Nor will it ever be. Chastisement does no good A ruby isn’t wood A cat is not a dog No tyrant is a god So please, my love, see… Continue reading

The Kindest Heart

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  Love comes from many places The heart of kindness overflowing Flowering the desert of the mind.

The (un)heated tale of 3 bed hogs

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I’ll tell you a story A poetic foray Of 3 freezing doglits unmovable log bits.   There’s 1 on my pillow, 1 cute little fellow, 1 giant white billow the size of Godzilla.… Continue reading

Wake up terror

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My eyes blur at the gray Am I going blind? So hard to breathe Have I lost my mind? Breast plate of pain An ice pick in my back? No God, please!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! NOT… Continue reading

Think 2014

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Night without light Love without fear Dogs without fleas It’s a happy new year! Now all I have to do is remember to type or write 2014, 2014, 2014, 5744, 2104, 1435, 1402….… Continue reading