Tag Archives: Serengeti

The Great Migration Republished!

I’m so proud and happy to announce that, after a hiatus of five years, Rich’s first novel about my adventures, Jaspa’s Journey: The Great Migration, is again available in both paperback and ebook formats! The Great Migration, which is set … Continue reading

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Giving Back

A few months ago I wrote a blog called Belonging, which included a bit about a friend’s citizenship ceremony. While welcoming Canada’s newest citizens, the presiding judge emphasized the importance of giving back to the community. She felt that volunteering … Continue reading

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100, not out!

I can’t quite believe it. Today marks the 100th edition of Jaspa’s Journal! Today we’re 100, not out! And I’m just getting into my stride. I published my first, short blog two and a half years ago, in March 2011. … Continue reading

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Name That Ballpark #1

I’ve been looking for new ways to make my blog more interactive. I’ve already started Where’s Jaspa? while I’m travelling, but I wanted ideas for while I’m at home. So here’s my first… I hope you like it! You may … Continue reading

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Art Attack!

It’s said that, ‘You can’t judge a book by its cover’. Yet most of us do just that on a regular basis. Literally. You know it’s true. It could be the best book in the world. But if the cover … Continue reading

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New York’s Phoenix

As I’m sure most of you guessed, the answer to the last time’s Where’s Jaspa? (#15), was the 9/11 Memorial in New York City. I grew up on the plains of the Serengeti, in the East African country of Tanzania. … Continue reading

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Taming the Beast!

We did a lot of fun and interesting stuff on our recent trip to the Caribbean. We hiked through rainforests to secluded waterfalls. We drove some of the wingliest (real word, honest)* roads ever – although admittedly none were as … Continue reading

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