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a visitor to the bar

The open air bar faced out across the wide Zambezi river, facing east, warmed by the morning sun. In the fierce heat of the evening it was cooler and the beer was cold.  119 more words

My Travel Stories

The Fish Are Dying

The Fish Are Dying
by Michael Romani

The fish are dying!!
        The fish are dying!!
I hear environmentalists crying

The fish are all dying
   And they are not lying

But, did you know ... 206 more words
Poetry And Poems

New Species Profile for Cappipoto

Today’s (and this month’s) species profile details one of the biggest ones you’ll see around here, the cappipoto. They’ve got a gut like a bowling ball and a snout big enough to eat one. 67 more words

Cloudy Cuckoo Cosmos

Crafty animal trends

There are always trends in the crafty world just like in fashion.  For quite a while now mermaids, owls and unicorns have been in favour and I have made a couple of related requests: 79 more words

Disney World's Animal Kingdom

Of the Disney Parks we visited during our trip, Animal Kingdom was not one I really had any expectations for. Perhaps because of this, I ended up being pleasantly surprised by it, and it was one of my favourite days and parks. 562 more words


Zambezi River Cruise

On our first night in Zimbabwe, Drew and I  went on a sunset river cruise on the Zambezi. We went on a tour with Ra-Ikane… 154 more words