PET LOSS: “In memory of our little fur baby Zali” Amira

May 20th 2019 In memory of our little fur baby Zali (our 13 year old shih-tzu)   Last Saturday, Zali had her last walk on the beach, the weather was beautiful, and the sun was bright and warm. I took off my shoes and walked with her on the soft white sand, nice and slow,…

ZEN PET LOSS POEMS: A rescued cat “Moses” by Tarchin Hearn

Wangapeka July 6/95 Moses was a cat I found on the road and brought back to Wangapeka We met in death upon the road of sunshine strong and summer full with mirage-like promises.Your brother dead and sister dying and you me-ewing in death’s sure path, abandoned to your fate. I put you and sister in…

PET POEMS: “THE SWEETNESS OF DOGS”

THE SWEETNESS OF DOGS What do you say, Percy? I am thinking of sitting out on the sand to watch the moon rise. It’s full tonight. So we go and the moon rises, so beautiful it makes me shudder, makes me think about time and space, makes me take measure of myself: one iota pondering…

PET POEMS: “Angel cat” By Jacintha Buddicom

Photo credit: Pinterest “Angel cat” The big brave Angel cat, folding a rainbow wing, Stretched out his gentle paw I’ll find, purred he, A kitten– you were kind– You must not grieve for me. This one might do, this timid little stray Terrestrial night to my celestial day; It cannot take my place, No other…