I love the strong emotions in this picture. Typically the lioness is the one in charge, the one who hunts and takes care of the babies but here she surrenders, gives up her power momentarily to engage to the lion's sweet play.
The Majestic Deer* This is SO gorgeous!* Stranger In Town ~ Whitetail deer painting by Jerry Gadamus ~ Walk gently upon our Earth Mother, Gaia, keeping in mind that She is forever receiving Her dead and giving birth.
The baby western lowland gorilla which was born to mother Salome last week at Bristol Zoo Gardens has now been named Kukena. Nina Wadia, who plays Zainab Masood in Eastenders, picked the name - pronounced