Entries by Mary Childs


Outside Kings Camp in the Timbavati Private Nature Reserve, six of us sitting in the open safari vehicle all strained our eyes to identify a leopard draped over a branch within the cover of the leaves twenty feet above us in the air. Close to him hung the remains of a kill that he had […]

Zebras: Spirits out to play.

  Outside Camp Toka Leya on the Zambezi River in Zambia, we had our first game drive. The day was dry, dusty and warm as we climbed onto the earth covered, open safari truck. A short time into our drive, we were rewarded with the site of Zebras. All about stripes and patterns, zebras’  stripes […]