Author Archives: patinkingsheath

it’s my tree! it’s my tree!

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes   Wednesday June 21st 2017   Suddenly, one day last week, when we cross the road from the car park in Highbury, Isis springs through the long … Continue reading

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Isis and the ginger cat

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes   Sunday June 18th 2017   Once, years ago, I was good at handling chaos. This was a daily requirement at the comprehensive schools in which I … Continue reading

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home again!

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes   Wednesday June 11th 2017   As she leaves Holly Trees, a dog worries a little about where she might be going next. But she recognises the … Continue reading

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a stay at Holly Trees

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’!   Sunday June 11th 2017   While I am in Wales visiting Polymath, Isis has a restful week boarding at Holly Trees Kennels/ HART (Holly Trees Animal … Continue reading

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what’s this then?

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’!   Wednesday June 7th 2017   Isis and I find the Kings Heath Park lot on the level above the old bowling green this morning.     … Continue reading

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Isis can find me!

  Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flash   Sunday June 4th 2017   When, on one or two occasions, Isis, off-lead in the park, arrives next to me, gives me a sniff and wags her … Continue reading

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Isis visits Lily

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’!   Wednesday May 31st 2017   Polymath tells me that in the last post Isis gave the impression that Lily’s person was about to be incarcerated. Not … Continue reading

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Isis has a visitor

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’!   Sunday May 28th 2017   Friday Well, well, what’s this then? It smells like a dog.         It smells the same as the … Continue reading

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an invitation for Isis

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’!   Wednesday May 24th 2017   It’s Monday and a text arrives from M. She asks if Isis and I would like to drop in for coffee … Continue reading

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a very precious wag

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’!   Sunday May 21 st 2017   It’s Sunday and Isis, Ji. and I meet up with Dougie, Fergie and L. We usually do on Sunday. Or, … Continue reading

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