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Lost #midnighthaiku

* Lost in reflection Seeking an identity A long way from Home *

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Cabined, cribbed, confined…

During our recent visit to the zoo at Whipsnade, and in spite of my profound reservations on the keeping of wild and wide-ranging animals in captivity, the majority of what we saw was positive. Endangered species and some that are … Continue reading

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A day at the zoo

In a complete role reversal, my son took me to the zoo today. I have very mixed feelings about zoos in general. The thought of confining  animals designed for vast landscapes has always seemed wrong and there are truly horror … Continue reading

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