Category Archives: park people

Simba and Mikey

    Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.     Sunday May  24th 2020   Last November, I wrote about Simba and his new humans (post ‘three dogs and a tortoise’ November 10th 2019). To recap: … Continue reading

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a week’s worth of walks 1

    Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.    Sunday April 19th 2020     Monday 13th: Kings Heath Park After a brief play on the bank, Isis ascends to the next level. Here, she frisks … Continue reading

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In these strange times

    Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday March 29th 2020   In these strange times it’s brilliant that we still have access to our local parks. Being able to spend time each day … Continue reading

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hello spring!

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we dig those ears

    Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday March 15th 2020   How wonderful that it’s still light at six in the evening! Now, at last, it’s practical for me to give Isis two … Continue reading

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blankety-blank recurring

    Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday March 1st 2020   I have just published an acknowledgement of today’s post appearing with merely a title – a working title at that. This will … Continue reading

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three dogs and a tortoise – part two

    Posting day: Sunday, and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday November 10th 2019   Now for the beautiful pup I met at the end of last week. There we are, Y, J and I, sitting on … Continue reading

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…….. and goodbye Gilbert and George

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Wednesday July 31st 2019   I thought that Isis might be reluctant to walk in Kings Heath Park after her misadventure, but she seems perfectly … Continue reading

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nice things happen in the park …………………

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday July 7th 2019   Sometimes, lovely things happen in the park. One morning recently Bev and I sat on a log, and Nancy decided … Continue reading

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goodbye little Maggie

    Posting days: Sunday and Wednesday and, sometimes, maybe, extra bits in between.   Sunday June 23rd 2019   This is little Maggie, one of my favourite dogs.       In April, when I took the photo, her … Continue reading

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