Tyson is a mischievously playful, adventurous black and gray tabby cat who fills the life of his enamored owner – a little girl – with joy and laughter. When his life is tragically cut short the little girl faces a myriad of emotions, feeling sad and lost without her beloved best friend. Then something magical happens... Tyson's tail reaches out to the little girl in her dreams, proving that his love and spirit is eternal, and will always be with the little girl.
Tyson’s Tail embraces the myriad of emotions faced by anyone who has lost a beloved companion, from devotion to disbelief, happiness to sadness, and from fear to faith, proving that love and spirit are forever. In the passing of our charismatic hero, the reader learns the greatest lesson of all: that we are all one spirit, united by love, which will never die.
Inspired by a true story, Tyson’s Tail is based on the author's personal experience of losing her beloved crazy cat Tyson, who chased one too many possums, and was hit by a car in the fall of 2008. Melissa felt empowered to write a book that helped grieving pet lovers of all ages feel better.
Tyson's Tail has been lovingly and soulfully written with the intention to heal the hearts of anyone feeling immense sadness and grief over losing a beloved pet. An uplifting "tail" that inspires and empowers readers to go on a seldom spoken journey from life to death to rebirth, Tyson's Tail celebrating the undying power of love, friendship and spirit. Join us on a spirited journey from grief to gratitude.