The Garrison walk Colchester

A fortnight’s leave It’s 5.45 on another of my 16 days off, and Stella and i are out for an hours exercise. Follow us around the garrison walk. We round the corner and a young tabby cat scarpers, been rumbled raiding a bin bag. Stella and I turn to the right into the opposite estate. …

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The continuing biography of Stella the staffy. A story of unconditional love.

A 9 year Old What is there to Stella? Well she’s an almost 9 year old Staffordshire bull terrier that my fiancee and I have had since she was 4. She was in fact part of my fortieth birthday present from my good lady. Stella would lick you to death rather than bite you. Unlike …

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We are all going on a summer holiday

Summer Holiday We are all going on a summer holiday. Well Lou, my mother in law, Stella and I, Saturday sees us going on a break up to Hemsby. Just north of Great Yarmouth in Norfolk. There is however one thing of note, the planning seems to be a week long, What clothes do you …

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On the prowl with Stella and I take a walk with us

On the hoof The hound and I are on the hoof, it’s 6am on spring bank holiday Monday, but not do bright this morning, and allegedly I slept thru another massive thunder storm last night. its not one that sees us on the ranges today www.savemiddlewick.org.uk We are out onto Berechurch Hall Rd and we …

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Grey Clouds overhead, literal and proverbially

Sunday is drawing to a close with Grey Clouds in the sky, seagulls a plenty can be seen massing, and you can be pretty certain there’s a storm at sea, and equally sure it’s coming this way. Symbolic reference Strangely I feel the symbolism of the Grey Clouds as I fear something brewing, I’m not …

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Mad dog’s and Englishmen go out in the midday sun

Englishmen Mad dogs and englishman go out in the midday sun, Well stella is a dog, and I am English tick, but it’s not the midday sun, it’s still absolutely glorious but it’s 3.30pm on a Sunday in may. But to be frank Stella has awful flatulence and it’s either take her for a short …

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Just one place, the canyon of the crescent moon, Jordan

Just one place, the Canyon of the Crescent moon For the latest in my series of Just one place, I move to Jordan. The canyon of the crescent moon, or temple of the Sun. Which was first bought to my attention by Harrison Ford and Indiana Jones and the last crusade. Which would pit him again, …

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