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Photo of the Day: Peafowl (Peacocks)

Afropavo, Pavo or in simple terms, the peacock a bird of color and grace.  I came across this beauty at the Honolulu Zoo in Waikiki.  This bird is just one of three types of peacocks, or peafowls, the Indian.  332 more words

Safari Time at Udawalawe National Park

One of the biggest drawcards to Sri Lanka is its wildlife. When the country’s national animal is the elegant peacock, you can guarantee that there is plenty of wildlife to see. 780 more words


Ixopo: more brief memories

Rock and Roll Sherry

After I turned 18, a couple of friends and I used to play snooker at the Plough Hotel (it and the Offsaddle Inn were the two hotels in town). 1,056 more words

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That Peacock Is Mine

“The peacock has a strange body, speaks in a cowardly way, eats snakes for food, and has a ghastly mind. Tulsi says that Shri Hari still uses its feathers to adorn the head, and therefore everyone now says, ‘mine.’” (Dohavali, 107) 652 more words

Hare Krishna

lusty lavender the day I became rebellious


Last year I met a woman in the grocery store that had purple hair.  I stopped to talk to her and asked if I could take her picture.  579 more words


Hack Ride - Patcher

Today I rode one of the horses from the “Middle Stable”.  These horses are a bit of a step up from the main stable.  My horse, Patcher, a French Arabian race horse was a dream to ride!   215 more words


Happy Bird Day to You

Bird’s the word this Friday, January 5 as we celebrate National Bird Day! Our fine feathered friends are the focus of this day and they’re definitely worth chirping about. 273 more words