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The Trees are Alive With . . .

The Trees are Alive With . . .

Hi. I’m Walking Bob. I’ve been walking all over town and discovered that even though our Woodland and Sacramento neighbors both claim the title “City of Trees,” our trees are much more interesting to look at.  Why?  Because of the strange things that appear in them. That opening photo was one I took as I walked […]

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Got Compassion?

Got Compassion?

Hi. I’m Walking Bob. I was walking toward Central Park after dropping some letters off at the downtown Post Office when I first saw him, standing tall and alone on the southeast corner of 3rd and C streets, holding a notebook. As I drew closer I thought, “Is he panhandling or trying to get me […]

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Picnic Day Magic

Picnic Day Magic

Hi. I’m Walking Bob and I was heading up Fifth Street at 8 a.m., determined to finish my four-mile walk to the Chemistry Building to get some of those highly sought tickets for the Picnic Day Chemistry Magic Show. I was sad to see that I was already passing early morning, or still-going from the […]

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Walking Bob

Who is Walking Bob?

Hello. My name is Bob. I am a walker. That sounds to me like the opening comments at a twelve-step program, but I’m not trying to overcome my addiction to walking. I live in a town that has been well designed for two-wheel travel in a state designed for four-wheel commuting, but my preferred mode […]

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