Rhino Poaching.. the disfigurement of an animal..

The 2nd of November had the stats standing at 825 Rhinos poach this year…. this is disgusting considering the history as shown in the stats below.. picture supplied by

The WESSA Rhino Initiative…

Rhino stat 2012_cropped

We have even gone to the extent of disfiguring the Rhino by cutting off the horn for which they are poach giving us an animal that looks like this one below…


Now I do agree we have to do what we can to save the Rhino but does the above compare to the photos below.???






What the poor animal has to go through just to survive…



Janis Joplin, nothing to touch her.

This is a damn good read written by a school mate from a few years back…

Spook Moor a rambling blog

Janis Joplin and my thoughts on her.

The first thing one must understand is, I used to be able to hear perfectly. Janis Joplin was born on January 19th. 1943. I was born 20th December 1954. Janis Joplin so sadly passed on the 4th. of October 1970. I’m still alive at this moment. Sometime in 1973 I lost all my hearing but I’m eternally grateful I had the pleasure to hear her sing. I never heard another sound for twenty years and then medicine came to my aid in the form of a Cochlear Ear Implant. This means that I can now hear again, but, it’s so different. To cut a long story short basically I hear sound but battle to interpret this, which brings us back to Janis Joplin. So, because of the enormous strides made by computers I love listening to songs I can remember from when I…

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