Treasure Island

Cassandra Jasmine

(United States of Awesomeness)

When I Think of You


I picture your wet, coal-black nose,
I see your shining, intelligent eyes,
I visualize your sable-colored ears,
I picture your long, graceful body.
And I see your tail, waving, like a flag.

I imagine how you would wake me up:
By licking me gently, until I awake.
Throwing back my covers,
I allow you to lie upon my bed,
All the while I get ready for the day.

Keiko, my darling girl,
You are a sweet bundle of love,
With a taste for food,
The most charming dog I have ever had,
My heart, is all for you.

Submitted: Friday, September 27, 2013
Edited: Monday, September 30, 2013

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Poet's Notes about The Poem

I love Keiko, my German shepherd so much! I haven't written many a poem about my love for my pets, so here is the one of the first ones.
Perhaps poems might be more enjoyable when they are written from the heart?

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  • Tiffany M... (11/26/2013 7:21:00 AM)

    I love the mood in this one. You're describing something that most would consider energetic in a very calm, soothing way. Your diction is very clear, and I like that ^.^ (Report) Reply

  • Goldheart Bird (10/10/2013 6:10:00 PM)

    What a sweet poem about Keiko sis! I wrote one poem about Reed so far! (Reed on!) lol! I give it a 10 tooo! ! ! !
    Wanna Aldmon Roca? : D (Report) Reply

  • Shahzia Batool (10/3/2013 12:58:00 AM)

    an animating, lively write...it's good to have your association shared with the readers like this...a good read is offered here... (Report) Reply

  • Khairul Ahsan (9/28/2013 11:53:00 AM)

    'Perhaps poems might be more enjoyable when they are written from the heart? '
    Yes, certainly! Very much so!
    This indeed is a sweet poem. It desrves a 10 from me too.
    Please do not give a cold shoulder to a person who loves you and your poems. (Report) Reply

  • Ethan Ying (9/27/2013 7:21:00 PM)

    This poem sure is sweet, like you! You never told me about Keiko before though. I suppose that all of your friends knew that already though. Even if you have been giving me a cold shoulder lately, I still like your poems, and I'm giving you a 10. (Report) Reply

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