by Kira Storm “Humans…! I´ve met my share of them. They are a weird species, some of them living in a cocoon of indifference, some are driven by an overpowering force of greed. For a long time my life was in the hands of people like that. But then there is the kind of humans that … Read more What a cruel world
by Kira Storm “My story begins…“ “Our story, Rays.” “Well, our story begins…” “Actually it´s my story that brought us here.” “Urf, fine. Then you start, Bella.” “I´ll let you tell your part, promise.” -Arabella- “I´ve never been tall, always the smallest of the group, but what do you need size for when you have … Read more What a dishonest world
by Kira Storm “Lion, lion, lion!” The squeals of a little girl welcomed me to the place I called home for a very long time. A scratchy bow around my neck, a colorful box in which I sat, and bright eyes in a round face of a human child that stretched out its hands to … Read more What a bumptious world
by Kira Storm “Stig, I will tell you a story, my story of what was before; so that you might share it with others of your kind. Make them understand. I trust that you stay true to my words and don’t twist the events to benefit from them. You surely have already heard a lot … Read more What a disrespectful world
by Kira Storm “Hola! Mi nombre es Baguira and I am here to share my story as well; of how a caged bird finally got to spread its wings and fly, of a heart that never stopped dreaming, of a spirit that never gave up, of a soul that returned home and emerged stronger than … Read more What a greedy world
by Kira Storm “Many say, death is he end, that it is an event you head towards all your life until it ends. Little do they know that you can die infinite times before the physical death which is rather a salvation from the earthly struggles than an end. I´ve lived many lives and died … Read more What a dying world
Home is where your heart is. I think everybody knows this sentence but does everybody know what that means? What means where your heart is? The heart is inside the body so home is where you stay? No, I definitely left my heart at Panthera. Why? Because this is a magical place where my heart is … Read more I found my home
Lizaene and I were asked to be on a panel discussion at this year’s World Travel Market in Cape Town, and the topic we were asked to cover was the impact tourism and the tourism stakeholders have on the topic of animal welfare and the wildlife industry. We were excited to share our visions and … Read more No room for grey areas – simplicity and transparency is the only way!