“Common sense and a sense of humor are the same thing, moving at different speeds. A sense of humor is just common sense, dancing” – Clive James

“It was a sunny morning at Nagzira Wildlife Sanctuary, and just within moments of entering the park gate, my eyes fell upon her. Her curvaceous body glistened with the droplets of the morning dew, and from water in the pool. As she lifted her lovely face, her sensuous lips emerged from the pool. My jaw […]

“Three Things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth”- Buddha

It’s not difficult for days to go rolling by. The Earth rotates, there is day and night, and before you know January has become June and June has turned into December. The moments that add up to all of this feels like it is slipping away, either into the patterns of the past or the […]

“At Dr. Jane Goodall’s birthday party, a woman of consistent action and no excuses, even in her ninth decade, I asked her, `How do you keep going, how do you stay inspired?’, and she anchored her gold-flecked eyes on mine and replied, `We can’t quit. We have to keep working.”- Lori Robinson

Meet Lori Robinson – Based in a small home in the woods in New Mexico, with her second home in Africa, Lori has had a life-long passion for wildlife and wild places. With degrees in environmental studies, biology and psychology, she worked with the Jane Goodall Institute as their Africa Adventures Specialist between 2004-2010. Lori […]

“In conservation, the motto should always be ‘never say die’.” -Gerald Durrell

As a `fan’ of Gerald Durrell: Since I was 14 years old, I have been reading Gerald Durrell’s books, dreaming his life, carrying fancy imaginations of Corfu, and then Channel Islands (where his home, wildlife park and the institute is located). I think the first book I read was `A zoo in my luggage’. His […]