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age, dog, dream, journey,
Form: Free verse
Struggling to recall grandchildren's names,
you stammer in frustration,
stars of your mind grew faint,
in funereal shades of gray and black
precious shards of memory,
cannot be retrieved ~
yet, a beloved dog of childhood,
running with a loll tongue,
In My Dreams
blue, clothes, dog, home,
The day had only just begun,
The morning sun still on the rise,
The clouds were almost few as none,
White wisps shown in a clear blue sky,
A day to delight anyone
Who saw it with her own two...Read More
Have the bulldogs,
After their ordeal,
Become slightly gaga?...Read More
When Lady Gaga's French bulldogs
Stoked half-a-million squealing hogs
The canine corps
Knocked on her door
With countless tails like pollywogs . . . ....Read More
The Orphan - BOTH Audio and Text - w-Illustration
While strolling past the window of a small department store,
I spotted something I was not exactly looking for.
The object of an almost never-ending small dispute,
And I’d have simply walked away, had he not been so...Read More
There was an old lady with a dog named Mister Stones
For weeks the cupboard was bare, there was nothing but scones
At long last, she had no choice but to cook the old pooch
She wailed and...Read More
A Walk in the Woods
animal, dog, love, pets,
A WALK IN THE WOODS
Ode to a Beloved Pet
I go for a walk through the woods today and Jack is by my side
We find a place of calm and peace – he is the perfect...Read More
paper or plastic
Dog friendly shopping.....clean-up on aisle six.
John G. Lawless
for Diogenes of Sinope, 4th century B.C. philosopher. ...Read More
Man's Best Friend -- BOTH Audio and Text
dog, love, pets,
If you don't love dogs, you probably won't like this poem...my wife and I DO!
Can’t believe I used to think - when I was very young - that dogs made poorer pets than cats and...Read More
dog, animal, best friend, cute,
Form: Free verse
A puppy one day I brought home,
A jack russell you are,
You have beagle ancestors,
Having the beagle droopy ears
Your cute as can be,
You have some funny ways,
Dirty clothes you drag around,
Rolling on my sons bed,
Ripping the...Read More
THEY DON'T FEEL IT LIKE WE DO
animal, cat, dog, friendship,
The animals are a gift from God,
As a servant to Mankind.
From them we get some food and clothes,
In them companions find.
They bow down to our sovereignity,
Accept our scraps as gifts.
The slightest bit of gentleness,
Their lonely...Read More
Like Dog, Like Master
Form: Light Verse
Morphis’ dog has him quite upset,
so he takes him to the local vet.
“Doctor, the dog’s behavior is...well...
to put it bluntly, grossly sexual:
He humps on just about everything.
Frankly, it’s quite embarrassing.”
“Not to worry,” says the...Read More
Form: Light Verse
My dog’s behavior disconcerts
other dog owners he meets;
the more so when he inserts
his nose where they deem indiscreet.
Some owners get vociferous
calling my dog’s behavior lascivious.
And yet, these same people, I dare say,
use their eyes...Read More
animal, dog, joy, love,
showers her with joy
forget the world
AP: Honorable Mention 2021
Posted on February 17, 2021 (thought I had posted earlier)...Read More
Specific Types of Dog Poems
Read wonderful dog poetry on the following sub-topics:
cute, death, funny, grief, happy, heaven, kids, love, loss, memorial, old, rhyme, sad, sympathy
Definition | What is Dog in Poetry?