by Vicky M Semones
Sunday, August 12, 2012
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Commissioned by Fix Our Ferals (F.O.F.) for Grand Opening of clinic, 12Aug2012. Photo: 'Cats&Bricks' won F.O.F. Judges First Place & People's Choice Awards in inaugural photo contest, Dec2011.
By chance or by choice
homebound or homeless
feral or tame
adopted or roaming free.
Welcomed or bothersome,
or lifetime companion -
a dilemma becomes a blessing:
we rescue them,
Kindness for our community.
Lop-sided agreement of keepers and kitties.
We are partners where they live.
© Vicky M. Semones, 2012
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|Reviewed by John Domino
|Loved the poem, love the compassion and I love cats!
|Reviewed by Connie Faust
|A poem that shows love for cats, so commonly shared. We don't have one, since my husband isn't one for pets, but there's a cute black and white cat that visits our scrap "feast."
This is a wonderful picture! The cats are gorgeous and the setting and focus of the picture is great--I'm sure my semi-pro photographer daughter would heartily approve.
|Reviewed by La Belle Rouge Poetess Of The Heart
|You are doing a wonderful thing. There is a feral feline lady I feed each day. I've been doing it for two months. Yesterday she let me pet her for the first time! Hopefully soon I can make sure she gets spayed and a good home. Thank you for what you do.|
|Reviewed by Asa Seeley
|both works of 'art'...are good. thanks for share....asa|
|Reviewed by John Flanagan
|like George, i bless your good heart, Vicky;
the pic is perfect!
|Reviewed by Ronald Hull
|I'm glad you're out there–doing this. I don't think cats have ever really been domesticated. A recent study mounting cameras on cats showed that they roam widely while out of the house and killed an average of two other animals a week.