Pismo Beach Travel Log

I Started Early - Took My Dog by Emily Dickinson

I started Early - Took my Dog - And visited the Sea - The Mermaids in the Basement Came out to look at me - And Frigates - in the Upper Floor Extended Hempen Hands - Presuming Me to be a Mouse - Aground - upon the Sands - But no Man moved Me - till the Tide Went past my simple Shoe - And past my…

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Christmas Dog By Shel Silverstein

Tonight’s my first night as a watchdog, And here it is Christmas Eve. The children are sleepin’ all cozy upstairs, While I’m guardin’ the stockin’s and tree.What’s that now--footsteps on the rooftop? Could it be a cat or a mouse? Who’s this down the chimney? A thief with a beard-- And a big sack for…

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