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Diamonds and Pearls (Haiku / Senryu)

diamonds and pearls
creeping over sunken leaves
warm springs in autumn –   


in the warm springs –    
visions of Washington   
ruining my bath    470 more words

Fast Boats on the Kinabatangan River, Borneo

After (reluctantly) leaving Borneo Rainforest Lodge, we drove for about 2.5 hours to Bilit Lodge, on the banks of the Kinabatangan River. Despite being in secondary rainforest, this stretch has one of the highest concentrations of wildlife in the world, and is Malaysia’s second longest river. 328 more words


Monkey Business

If a monkey creates a work of art, who owns it?

In 2011 David Slater travelled to Indonesia with his camera, where it was borrowed by a group of wild Macaques. 161 more words


Are You Pondering What I'm Pondering?

I think so, Brain … but this time you put the wet suits on the macaques.


Five monkeys found as stowaways on ship heading for Rotterdam

Even monkeys hope for a better life in the First World! ;)

Five monkeys have been found on board a container ship heading for Rotterdam port, primate charity Stichting Aap said on Wednesday.

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The Magic of Don Chao Poo Forest, Phana

Don Chao Poo Forest, in Phana, Amnat Charoen Province, is regularly described as a ‘magical’ place. Residents of Phana who regard the forest as the home of the village’s guardian spirit, might not find this surprising. 289 more words

Long-tailed Macaques