Blessing of the dog

April 18, 2011

To be blessed
said the dog
is to have a pinch
of God
inside you
and all the other
dogs can smell it
– from the poem “The Blessing of the Old Woman, the Tulip, and the Dog” by Alicia Ostriker.
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One Response to “Blessing of the dog”

  1. Suze said

    In ways that it would take too long to explain, this. Is. Perfect.

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