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(Apologies: WordPress won’t let me upload images today. I will try and correct the fault later)

One from deep in the vaults. A tad naive perhaps but… 277 more words

'Lullaby': Chuck Palahniuk for everyone!

Chuck Palahniuk’s Lullaby passes the “Would my mom read this?” test.

That’s not an easy test to pass. My mom’s pop culture tastes run fairly mainstream and somewhat bland. 361 more words



A mystery that has baffled palaeontologists for 50 years has finally been solved.1

In the 1960s, researchers unearthed two gigantic dinosaur arms. For decades, scientists have speculated about what kind of beast they belonged to. 135 more words



After school today, I took the kids to a local ice cream parlour for a surprise treat. In the car on the way there, Jules, 8, mentioned that he hadn’t seen an ice cream van in a long time. 12 more words


Blindly Following

Blindly following

Taking their words as gospel

Some would call it faith

A recipe for failure

When it comes to politics

Is it not our job… 25 more words


A Prince, A Warden and a Hero

“A Belgian prince,¬†Emmanuel de¬†Merode grew up in eastern Africa and was trained as an anthropologist. He went to the Congo in 1993 and Virunga in 2001, where he has helped the country’s government improve protections for the park.” 62 more words

Animal Welfare