I open the door.
You are already
bounding to the door
with a wagging tail,
and four prancing paws.
Your healing power dissolves
the most difficult day
A cold nose
and warm kisses
trigger a child’s laughter
from my heart.
I am a better human
for having you
in my life.
— Joan Noëldechen
Recommend reading: A Tail Wagging Greeting! [Inspiring short story from: Pawz & Pray, Finding Joy in the Journey with God, Family, and Furry Friends! 130 Inspiring Stories and Devotions for Dog Lovers.]
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8 thoughts on “The Greeting [A Dog Lovers Poem by Joen Noeldechen]”
OH what a sweet Dog poem. Made me smile as I thought of the dogs I used to have.
Will have to check out Pawz & Pray out.
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Hi Crystal! Thanks so much for stopping by. I agree it’s definitely a feel good poem celebrating doggies. Thanks for checking out Pawz and Pray too. That’s so sweet. Hope you’re doing well. God bless 🙏🏻😘
Thank you for posting and liking my poem. I wrote that for a special golden retriever named Sheena. Blessings.
Hi Joan, what an honor to meet you! Thank you for writing and sharing your poem with the world. It truly touched my heart. Sheena sounds like a very special dog. They truly make us better for having known them. God bless you, and thank you again 🙏🏻
You have a beautiful site. Keep creating.
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Awe, thank you for the encouragement! That’s so kind. And thank you for being an inspiration. I just clicked the “follow” on your blog 😃