Category Archives: we don’t like bright sun

my ♥ amazing ♥ Isis

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday November 11th 2018   Today I realise that whenever I see, hear or think about Isis, I feel very, very proud of her. I … Continue reading

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shan’t!

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday November 7th 2018   What a difference a day makes, as they say. We’ve had days and days of ‘mostly sunny’. Isis hates ‘mostly … Continue reading

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retinitis pigmentosa

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between. Wednesday October 31st 2018   Walks have been difficult for poor Isis this week. Despite the weather forecast promising dull, rainy days, the sun has dodged … Continue reading

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the case of the vanishing cat

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   September 30th 2018   Last week was a bad weather week for Isis. Here’s a summary: Monday’s bright but the ground is still wet, so … Continue reading

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but it doesn’t make sense, Isis

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Wednesday May 30th 2018   Since May 5th, that horrible day in the lane over three weeks ago when Isis was badly spooked by the sun … Continue reading

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what’s wrong, Isis?

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Sunday May 13th 2018   Quite a lot of ups and downs over the last couple of weeks. I ask for it. I decide to blog … Continue reading

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a park, a park, my kingdom for a park

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Wednesday April 25th 2018   On Monday Isis and I walk to the park on our own. This feels like a huge achievement. Wow! I’m part … Continue reading

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no silver lining

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Sunday April 11th 2018   In addition to her bright light issues, Isis has decided that certain areas and routes are very dangerous. One no-go area, … Continue reading

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a momentous day

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Wednesday March 7th 2018   It’s Monday. There’s still plenty of snow lying around but a thaw is underway. It’s nice and dull, just as Isis … Continue reading

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after the rain the sun

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra ‘news flashes’   Wednesday January 17th 2018   Monday morning comes. Not only is the day obligingly dull but there’s a light rain falling. Perfect Isis weather. Hmmmm. It … Continue reading

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