Last Night I Dreamed of Jack

Last night I dreamed of Jack. He was lost, but I knew he had Crossed the road And gone into the woods. I walked into the forest And climbed to the top of a pine tree. There was a nest there, Rocking like a cradle In the gentle breeze. The trees showed me the nest […]

This Time of Year

Dear Diary, This is the time of year when Jack would bring LOTS of leaves in the house. He didn’t mean to. They just stuck to him. I’m not as sticky. But there are still LOTS of leaves in the house. Until next time. Love, Arya

Dear Diary

Dear Diary, Some Really Big Things have happened here. One day Jack left to go for a ride in the car. But He Didn’t Come Home. Mom cried a whole lot. I Licked Her And She Let Me!!!!! That Very Same Day, I lost my collar. She said, “Where is Your collar? Did Jack take […]

Broken Wide Open

As soon as we laid eyes on you Our hearts rushed in, unprotected, Held captive by you With your bright, smiling eyes. Even with your hair grown long Like a Highland cow Those brown, trusting eyes, “They’re under there somewhere,” Reflected love. Unconditional love, We fed you, watched you grow, Cheered your every milestone, Forgave […]

Over the Rainbow Bridge

Hi friends. I’m sorry to give you some bad news. Jack was feeling sick over the last week with what we thought was tooth pain. Unfortunately it was an aggressive cancer that had invaded his lymph nodes, chest cavity, and abdominal area. It had attached to the spleen and spine. He was declining rapidly over […]