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Segar Rd residents worry over monkey attacks

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

A recent spate of attacks by an aggressive monkey has left residents at Segar Road in Bukit Panjang wary of being its next target. 370 more words

Current Affairs

In deep thought

Nikon Coolpix S8200,1/320s,63.0mm,f/5.9,ISO100.

My Photography

Let Her Stay (pt7/8)

This Is What We Came For

(continued from Let Her Stay (pt6/8))

Slowly. Step by step. Savouring each breath, feeling the sun on her skin, a stray breeze raising the tips of her hair and caressing her cheek like a lover. 315 more words



I don’t care for one-night stays, but this stop was definitely worthwhile. (If on my own, I’d make this a two-night stop, time permitting). We made oyaki buns, toured an ancient temple and saw snow monkeys. 758 more words


Vaccination of chickens alone ‘not enough to manage bird flu risk’

On Tuesday,  Minister of State for National Development Koh Poh Koon in Parliament, replied to questions about the culling of 100+ chickens in Sungei Api Api Pasir Ris : ” The vaccination of free-roaming chickens is not, on its own, an effective solution in managing the risk of bird flu” 224 more words

SG Animal News

Japanese Macaques (Nihonzaru 日本猿)

I remember being amazed when I saw these Japanese Snow Macaques on the telly on a wildlife documentary. It was a great privilege to have had the opportunity to sit and watch these remarkable primates living their lives in the freeezing cold Japanese Alps. 337 more words


Symmetrical Stare

I’m in a little bit of a quandary over my illustration work – I’m enjoying doing one-off pieces based on little inspirations (saw one of these monkeys in my youngest’s reading book) – but essentially am I just doing the same picture again and again? 55 more words