Paulette Mahurin Reviews Notes from a Small Dog

A wonderful review from Paulette Mahurin, author of The Persecution of Mildred Dunlap, The Seven Year Dress and Where Irises Never Grow… all of them deeply moving works, and the profits from the books have been helping to save dogs from kill shelters for years. Review: Notes from a Small Dog~ Four Legs on TwoContinue reading “Paulette Mahurin Reviews Notes from a Small Dog”

The Small Dog on Ageing…

  She fell on her face and she looked none too happy… And recently she seems to feel pretty crappy… Most mornings, I hear her, when rising from bed, And where once she’d be singing, she’s groaning instead. * Now me, I can sympathise, getting no younger, I still want my walks but without theContinue reading “The Small Dog on Ageing…”

Notes from a Small Dog: Four Legs on Two: A Review

Another wonderful review for the Small Dog! Thank you, Di… Available in Paperback and for Kindle, via Amazon UK, Amazon.com and worldwide. pensitivity101 Notes from a Small Dog, Four Legs on Two. ISBN 9781910478271 This is my fourth Ani book by Sue Vincent, and definitely my favourite. A combination of verse and prose, it capturesContinue reading “Notes from a Small Dog: Four Legs on Two: A Review”

Laughter Lines by Sue Vincent

A wonderful review from A. C. Flory… Laughter Lines by Sue Vincent I just left a 5 star review for Laughter Lines: Life at the Tail End by Sue Vincent. And I still haven’t stopped smiling. The review should be up on amazon.com in a day or two, but this is what I said: I haveContinue reading “Laughter Lines by Sue Vincent”

The Small Dog on Writing…

It seems I’m in the doghouse once again before I knew it, And this time it is so unfair because… I didn’t do it! It’s not my fault if people like my poems more than her stuff… And leave me all those nice reviews to gloat on… well, that’s just tough! * Perhaps if sheContinue reading “The Small Dog on Writing…”

Brunch with the Small Dog

Me and the dog had a sandwich for brunch (Well, for me it was breakfast, for her it was lunch.) She follows me into the kitchen like glue Just in case I might rustle up something to chew. You don’t eat alone with a small dog in tow And if you forget she will whineContinue reading “Brunch with the Small Dog”

The Small Dog gets Snow…

The snow came down, fell thick and white As far as I could see… She opened up the garden door So it could fall on me. I love the white stuff from the sky Though it is cold for paws… It never lingers long enough For me, before it thaws. I still remember my firstContinue reading “The Small Dog gets Snow…”

The Small Dog is under the weather…

I’ve been feeling under the weather, It is winter and bones can get cold… Especially when you reach my age And your two-legs keeps saying “You’re old.” * Now, I know that in ‘dog years’ I’m eldest, Though the theory has been disproved That I’ll age seven years in your twelvemonth So the argument leavesContinue reading “The Small Dog is under the weather…”

The Small Dog’s On Guard

I may be in the doghouse ‘Cause she couldn’t sleep in bed So she  curled up on the sofa… Where I dug her up instead (Because I had to check her Just in case she might be dead.) * “Oh, Small Dog, you are rotten Thus to wake me from my sleep. When dreams hadContinue reading “The Small Dog’s On Guard”

Ani’s Advent 2020! When Magic Happens…

Dear Santa, remember that ball that I’ve had? For several years now…it was getting quite bad… And all that was left was some chewed rubber stuff, A vague hint of curve and some once-yellow fluff… * I’ve taken good care to be so gentle with it Not tugged it or torn, so the ball wouldContinue reading “Ani’s Advent 2020! When Magic Happens…”