I’m extremely late in posting my poem for NaPoWriMo. After working all day, I rushed home to take my dog to her appointment at the veterinarian. Nothing major – just a routine annual visit. Well, routine for me. Not so much for Tasha, who loathes the vet’s office. After having a couple of vaccinations and enduring the indignity of having her ears examined, she was anxious, unhappy, and exhausted. I wrote this rather silly cinquain as a tribute to her bravery. My little warrior will sleep well tonight!
She retreats to
Rest inside her fortress
She has lost the battle but not