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A Life of Purpose: Remembering Sue Flinn James, St. John's High School, Class of 1930

While attempting to verify a photograph of the 1940 St. John’s High School football team, I accidentally opened the wrong yearbook and came across this “Class Prophecy” in… 1,117 more words


Sleepless in Serengeti

Yesterday morning we woke up in a tent in the middle of the Serengeti. I didn’t sleep well, partially due to excitement and adrenaline, but also because we could see hyenas walking around our tent and hear other unknown animal calls in the distance throughout the night. 390 more words



Written by Jack Andrew Cribb

Under the Mongolian steppe and Serengeti heat,
under mango grove and poppy field,
under ancient blessed wood once haunted by aurochs, 55 more words


The Parks

It seems one cannot come to East Africa without visiting at least one of the spectacular national parks scattered throughout the region. Serengeti, Masai Mara, Murchison Falls: all famous names and all unique in their own way. 645 more words

Serengeti National Park, Tanzania

Location: Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
Date: May 2016

If you know anything about me, it’s that I take full advantage of the opportunities life presents. So, when my good friend said he was getting married in Africa, he knew I’d be the first one to send in my RSVP.  115 more words


Holiday | Tanzania | 21 February 2017

2:58pm Tanzania time

Today was another early start. 5:30am wake up and at the mess at 6:00am for a quick cuppa before heading off to find animals that might still be awake in the early morning light. 523 more words


Holiday | Tanzania | 20 February 2017

4:10pm Tanzania time

The bush breakfast this morning was lovely. There was cereal and toast, plus some other hot food like sausages. And tea, coffee, hot chocolate and even juice. 236 more words