In the Aftermath of Ophelia 

There’s a lot on my Facebook feed about Ophelia the storm, the weather men were uncertain which way it was going to go, but my feed says that the local area, on the East of the UK saw some strong winds last night.  When I walked Stella yesterday, there was an orange hue to the …

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Oh, Grow up 

To use a vehicle I’ve used myself before growing up is about not being the small perch that takes the bait before it’s hit the bottom, its about being the whiley òld 40lb+ carp that is rarely caught. 

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The dawning of A Sunday morning A horse chestnuts leaves dying off magnificently

jack frosts alarm is going, he’ll soon be having breakfast and be out to play

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Not so early on a Saturday morning, walk with Stella 

Autumn is beginning to take hold the leaves are changing colour quickly now although the temperature seems steady.  I suspect a sudden drop will kill off the remaining leaves over a  couple of nights, then i am no expert  Is it just me or is Autumn (fall) the more colourful season, a rich mix of …

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Friday night wander 

It turns out Stella is actually going to be eleven in November, she’s 2 years older than we thought.  It’s a dull grey, windy, Friday evening and Stella and I are doing the Garrison walk.  It’s strangely quiet, but then I suppose people are getting ready to go out.  The first camera looms, we can …

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Motivational thoughts 

I have been thinking about motivatìn a lot lately;  How do I keep things going when I’m demoralised  How do I keep myself motivated in general and other equally big questions  Well I like to mix things up, as many of my readers know I walk a lot, mainly with My dog,  Stella and I …

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After a long day in London 

After a long day in London, it’s nice to come home to a dog waiting for her walk and to get out in  the air and slow down and chill, even though it’s dark and im writing In the light of street lamps.  A drawn out unload at Alexandra palace for an exhibition, then out …

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Pointer pose

The hardest decision of them all

http://wp.me/p5JH7w-F6 I read the post I’ve linked above and the pure emotion of the piece was what made me think it was written so perfectly, it didn’t need pictures, your mind painted a picture for you from cinnamon and sparkles words.  Although I have had dogs around me for most of my 45 years I …

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From small acorns large oak trees grow 

When started blogging some 3 or 4 years ago, on fromhelltoeternity little did I expect to enjoy it, writing from the heart as it flowed, rather than thinking about it, filtering out things, it was honest That was a proverbial small acorns planted, I read as a wrote I read others blogs and began to realise there …

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Staffie

Stella the Staffordshire bull terrier 

Come November the first Stella will be 9 or 63 whichever way you see it. I now I’m slightly biased but she’s doing well, she’s in good shape and (touch wood) has no medical problems apart from having her anal gland emptied 4 to 6 times a year.  She’s lost some of her sustained speed …

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