Instead of getting weary… I’m waking up. Coming out of that strange sort of summer sleepwalk, emerging like a hibernating bear of southern latitudes.
Category: Pets and Animals
for an endless instant,
to stop, this miracle in motion,
nature’s hidden, fragile light,
beautiful and boundless…
Animals always help fulfill some need or purpose in our lives. What intangibles they give to us and that we give to them, is a bit of a mystery.
He always seems to know when I take my shoes and socks off- hearing the telltale swishing sounds from across the house- and comes rushing in to find me.
I feel more connected to the night now, less alone in it. I feel like I even see it through different eyes.
I didn’t quite know what to do next. I’d been preparing myself for possibly having to end his suffering… I hadn’t thought much about what I would do if he lived.
Smaller, independent and more portable, cats always seemed much easier to collect along the way. And there was always another one needing a home.