Dogs

by Shelly Sien
(Great Falls, MT USA)

There is nothing to compare to their love,
Nor nothing to compare to their devotion,
Only that from the Father above.

They raise their eyes,
And wag their tails,
Even after long goodbyes.

They are woven into our lives,
A weave that binds,
In our hearts their memory survives.

Why is the time so short?
Only if their lives were longer,
Then how much more would we need comfort?

Click here to post comments.

Return to 2011 April-June

Recent Articles

  1. Zeus

    He made me laugh and smile. He was my best friend. He was the friendliest dog I’ve ever known.

    Read More

  2. R.I.P Bullet: February 16, 2009 - April 10, 2019

    Bullet, I am writing this letter as my final farewell to you. But, it's also part of my grieving process with hopes of providing some additional closure.

    Read More

  3. In Loving Memory Of Little Bit Blair

    Little Bit, I remember the day I got the call that you had been born -- December 19,2016. You were the cutest little thing ever. I remember when I went

    Read More