Monthly Archives: February 2017

YES!

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’!   Sunday February 26th 2017   It’s almost thirty months since Isis came to live with me, and still the only sound to which she demonstrates an … Continue reading

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these paws are made for walking

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’!   Wednesday February 22nd 2017   It’s Monday morning. As Isis executes her fir tree dance on the bank, I am joined by L. We¬† play with … Continue reading

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careless owner loses deaf/blind dog

  Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’!   Sunday February 19th 2017   Today’s title? The tabloid heading I fantasise during the very long seconds I search¬† frantically for Isis in Kings Heath Park. It’s … Continue reading

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a cushion cover and a park bench

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’!   Wednesday February 15th 2017   Over the last few weeks I’ve been thinking, “Must blog about the number of peaceful nights we’ve been having lately.” We’ve … Continue reading

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a week in the life of a hairy dog

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’!   Sunday February 12th 2017   One way or the other, a very damp, drippy week. On the first day of the week Isis enjoys a lovely … Continue reading

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I’m all right, I am

      Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’!   Wednesday February 8th 2017   It’s Monday and I’m speaking on the phone to Polymath. “It’s Hairy One’s R.S.P.C.A. appointment this week, isn’t it?” “No”, … Continue reading

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clack-clack-clack

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’!   Sunday February 5th 2017   I continue to worry about Isis wearing down her lovely white teeth with her frequent clack-clack-clacking dances, but this weekend I … Continue reading

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news flash

  News flash Wednesday February 1st 2017   I am told by Polymath that she is unable to make out dark images when she receives posts by e-mail. I apologise to others who may have the same problem. Please let … Continue reading

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a walk on the dark side

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’!   Wednesday February 1st 2017   Well, last Friday was an eye-opener. There we are in the porch. It’s four forty-five. There’s still a glimmer of daylight … Continue reading

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