Shelly @ Rainbow Bridge

Itโ€™s always hard to say goodbye to the best of things. Weโ€™re sad to see a special senior member of the #MuddyPawsPack, Shelly (aka Shoshanna), cross the rainbow bridge yesterday. 14-year-old Shelly, once a stray found in a yard, was adopted into an amazing family by her mama and brother, Jojo (@jojo_thefurbean) in 2016 after …

Dogs Don’t Have Souls, Do They?

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I remember bringing you home. You were so small and cuddly with your tiny paws and soft fur. You bounced around the room with eyes flashing and ears flopping. Once in a while, you'd let out a little yelp just to let me know this was your territory. Making a mess of the house and …

My Heart Will Go On – poem


Made popular by Celine Dion and the film Titanic: Every night in my dreams I see you, I feel you That is how I know you go on. Far across the distance and spaces between us You have come to show you go on. Near, far, wherever you are I believe that the heart does …

Fragile Circle – poem

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We who choose to surround ourselves with lives even more temporary than our own, live within a fragile circle, easily and often breached. Unable to accept its awful gaps, we still would live no other way. We cherish memory as the only certain immortality, never fully understanding the necessary plan. Irving Townsend

His Apologies – poem

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Master, this is Thy Servant. He is rising eight weeks old. He is mainly Head and Tummy. His legs are uncontrolled. But Thou hast forgiven his ugliness, and settled him on Thy knee... Art Thou content with Thy Servant? He is *very* comfy with Thee. Master, behold a Sinner! He hath committed a wrong. He …

Shadow’s Song – poem

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I'm not gone...not really. I haven't gone away...I've only gotten bigger. My eyes, so bright, now shine among the stars. My voice sings with the wind in winter, as I leap And dance among the tree tops. I stalk the blown leaves in autumn, and brush the Flowers gently in the spring. I come to …