Old Brown Boots Harsh hard bush lands on which I’ve had to muster / And the paper bark forests supplying me with shelter Open letter to my dog A lot of years ago somebody found you tied to a gate. I wasn’t even there but somehow I have a memory of it. The woman at the dog she… Three Days Ago I knew “Elizabeth….wake up….it-..it’s time. When I See You Again “There will be no more pain or suffering. / Only joy at the meeting of long lost friends… / When I finally see you again.” I Lost The Best Friend I Ever Had Today I lost my Friend,my companion / Under the snow and earth he’ll stay / To rest until Heaven’s gate. The Life of Jack So you thought you were crazy friend, sure… The Dog Man speaking from beyond himself to a chi… Between here and the coal heap, slag heap rooks with carbon stone leaves and fossil bark for collection in old green glass Memories Live on Forever God hold him love him and often let him play, / And tell him often sissy, Phil, mom and dad will be with him some day. And The Bagpipes Played The passing of a beloved pet is always tragic, even more so when you have to choose the time of the passing. Damn you death ………….. I carried a coffin today, / She was not heavy, / To match our mood, / We supported one another as you do, / I carried a coffin today. / I c… I Saw a Man Die Today I saw a man die today / He jumped in front of a speeding train / The express route from Cowra to town / Plowed him down and shattered his c… Loss of a Muse Now as her stillness settled over him he / Mused / Even now He loved her, of this, he was as certain / As puzzled. My Dog Rocky i Imagine it beautiful / with Candy type colors / dotting the Clouds / my Dog must / be Happy up there. / i Hope he is. / because If he was… The death of our beautiful dog Rosie I used to think that people who got upset at the loss of a pet were too sensitive. Then we got Rosie. A beautiful Rhodesian Ridgeback. We … Ode To Newby “Cinquain” White dog, / Lumbering friend, / Tripping along the way. / Why did God make you so funny! / We laugh. Brandy, My Dog I kept Brandy company, and she kept me company, and we had a wonderful summer together. NOT NOW Not now, / I said. / My dog / is dead. I Remember… …she was deteriorating. / …she would lose weight and stop eating. / …she would lose weight and stop eating. / …gone… Retirement Jacob finds the meaning of life and then is a meal. Story about my precious dog Jarman – Laid … dog on skateboard, visiting school, hospitals and nursing homes the old man and the memory of his yellow lab no dog leashed in his right hand / nothing but a ghost / walking quietly beside him / in his sweetest memories Story about my precious dog Jarman – Laid … Jarman and pedigree dog food.labelsb great advertisement for the Guide Dogs.