Category Archives: Dogs

My Contribution to the English Language

I was just listening to a fascinating discussion about the Oxford English Dictionary. No, seriously. Apparently, they add words all the time but never take any out. So, not only is it a dictionary but it is also a historical … Continue reading

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I Tweet, Therefore, I Am

This is going to be a short post, although probably longer than 140 characters. Because, let’s face it, 140 just isn’t that many characters. Especially for someone who likes commas, like I do. I was told by the very nice … Continue reading

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The Clock Is Ticking

Andy Warhol had a theory that in the future everyone would be famous for 15 minutes. Which, considering he said it in the 60s, before the advent of the internet, reality TV or blogging, was pretty prescient of  him. But, … Continue reading

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Comfort Zone

I’ve misplaced my comfort zone. If anyone out there has found it, can you please return it to me forthwith, or sooner, because it’s weird out here in the outer realms. Really weird. And scary. Very, very scary. My journey … Continue reading

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We May Have To Move

I think we may have to move. Which is a shame, because I really like living here. Ok, so our house isn’t as posh as many of the others in this neighbourhood but it’s a warm and friendly place, with … Continue reading

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Small World and Other Stories

I don’t know about you, but Tom and I are not prone to spur-of-the-moment trips. I know, it’s very sad. But, perhaps we will get better at it once the children are well and truly grown, and the business doesn’t … Continue reading

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Success

Early on Monday morning, I returned home from a wonderful ski holiday, filled with pure Alpine air, pleasantly aching muscles and an intense feeling of resolve. The ridiculously long Christmas holidays were finally, officially, at an end and I was ready to ‘get … Continue reading

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