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God the Gorilla

Not everyone buys into a sky-god with a long white beard, a serious and all-knowing mien, capable of rewarding good behaviour and punishing bad. But it doesn’t take much imagination to recognise that God, as worshipped in most of the world, is remarkably humanoid, widely perceived as a great, big, scary, wilful, yet nourishing and protective guy… in short, a silverback gorilla writ large.

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Mountain Gorillas in the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest 

​Our adventure began at 5:30 am, when we filed into three white vans and headed off down the dark mountain road.

It was like we had been loaded into a tin can. 963 more words


Steve Goes to Carnival – Joshua Button & Robyn Wells

Magabala Books

  • Published: Jul 2016
  • ISBN: 9781925360219
  • RRP $24.95

What a joyous feel-good book this is! I suppose to be honest I wasn’t expecting a book from Magabala to be about a gorilla in Rio – but why not?! 281 more words

Childrens Books

Planet Of The Apes (1974)

No, this was not a show about the possibilities of ANC rule in South Africa. This had much lower crime stats and more solid infrastructure. Two astronauts end up on earth in the future and befriend a chimpanzee. 715 more words


Catch the Moment 366 - Week 26

176 | June 24, Fri – Homer fell asleep with his head on my shoulder as I read him his bedtime stories. He felt so soft and snuggly. 398 more words