Category Archives: Isis at home

a good grooming

    Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Monday April 6th 2020   Dishevelled, that’s what she is. Not exactly dirty. She doesn’t look neglected, tangled, ratty haired. I peer more closely. No, she doesn’t … Continue reading

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Isis loses it

    Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday January 26th 2020   Well, Isis continues to teach me that I should never become complacent. Our day begins well. As it’s Sunday, and we have … Continue reading

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I.T., Isis and me

    Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday January 5th 2020   In deference to Isis and her hysteria when, soon after she came, I switched on my ancient, flickering television, ours has been … Continue reading

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it’s all too much for a dog

    Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday January 5th 2020   When I last reported on Hairy One’s table manners, all was going swimmingly. No ear splitting screams. No air shredding screeches. No … Continue reading

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what blog?

    Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between. First, apologies for the non-appearance of Isis news yesterday, and even more, for the non-appearance of even a quick explanation. Human has succumbed.   Monday December 16th 2019 … Continue reading

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what’s up Isis?

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday July 24th 2019   Something interesting happened early last week, but this was eclipsed (couldn’t resist the word) by losing Isis last Friday. Isis … Continue reading

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a surprise for Isis

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday July 17th 2019                                   *Isis came from the … Continue reading

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the ‘garden’

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday July 14th 2019   The flower meadow at Highbury, now in its third year, is thriving. Often I admire it, and wish that a … Continue reading

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not my day ………………………..

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday June 16th 2019   This morning I oversleep, and when I arrive downstairs, am met with my deserts. On the mat by the front … Continue reading

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a solution?

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday May 26th 2019   I hang the hosepipe reel on a large hook which is already embedded in the house wall, take the pipe … Continue reading

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