Category Archives: sleeping arrangements

the spotty satnav

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday April 21st 2019         This is not just a pretty, spotty nose: it’s a highly refined precision instrument, honed to twitch … Continue reading

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parks and dogs and people

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday April 17th 2019   Spring has been popping on and off the scene for a while now. First the snowdrops, then the daffodils. Now … Continue reading

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it’s raining! it’s pouring!

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday April 10th 2019       Sniff! Sniff! What’s this?  There’s a lovely smell in the air. Could it be  …… Could it possibly … Continue reading

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dialogue with Isis

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday April 3rd 2019   Human: After going nuts on Sunday, you growl and snap at yourself on and off all evening. Dog! It’s annoying. … Continue reading

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wow Isis!

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday March 20th 2019   How about this then? The unheard-of-never-going-to-happen-no-way-José does happen. Yes, really. This is how. Isis is playing with her yellow ring … Continue reading

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you just can’t trust anyone nowadays!

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday March 13th 2019   To set the scene: it’s two weeks ago, and, yes, we’re in Highbury again. As usual, Isis leads us through … Continue reading

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Isis finds a way ……

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday February 24th  2019   A sunny week and Isis continues to enjoy herself in Highbury Park. Lately, several people have told me that they … Continue reading

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yipee!

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday February 17th  2019   Thank heaven, the new monitor is set up and I can use the PC again. Trouble is, we old timers … Continue reading

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from the sublime to the ridiculous?

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday February 10th 2019   It’s Saturday. It’s wet and wild and Isis is having a wonderful time in Highbury Park. She achieves another first: … Continue reading

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four presents for Isis: part 2

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday January 9th 2019   Since I am a silly, anthropomorphic human, I save one of the presents for Christmas Day. It’s the one which … Continue reading

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