Almedia Knight Oliver
Almedia Knight Oliver Poems
Man And His Dog
Here, here, here, Princess
My little puffball
My baby girl wants
a Christmas tree, yet
we can't have both, come
let me brush your silky mane
My, my, my girl!
May I manage the black streak
that waves your back?
Time is slowly gnawing away the years
that I can't hold back, nor the memories
Of when I was a tot
Depressingly, I'm not!
Don't howl girl, I feel your pains
Distressing your back and legs.
Sorry girl, time can't be turned back
Just slowly moving forward in my space
The Tale Of Two Sisters
For many years I've wished you happy birthdays, yet there's something indeed special about this one, because it's a milestone in your life-and mine too!
That we have spent our entire lives together or in proximity comes to mind!
To aid recalling portions of the yesterdays, let's journey back over some countless days and nights we walked to and fro on the dusty trail leading to the gravel road to school and church
…we often would sing, 'How much is that doggie in the window' and echoing