No rice recipes in this piece, just a rice-eater’s lament on quibbles over how to cook rice
More than 3.5 billion people in the world eat rice. I am one of them. My rice consumption, however, is not on a regular basis. It would not make a dent in the 504.3 million metric tons of rice which was consumed worldwide in the 2020–2021 crop year.
Can a leopard change its spots or a tiger change its stripes or your cat alter its hunter instinct?
Like any creature whose basic characteristics cannot be changed, a cat will always be a hunter. Just as a leopard cannot change its spots or a tiger cannot change its stripes, a cat cannot alter its hunter instincts.
Whether the cat is kept indoors or a stray, the hunter instinct…
I finally remembered to carry a bag of bird food For the tiny cuties in the park, I frequented to raise mood On approach saw the food table, bare as expected Bare as the trees, no berries for friends feathered.
Sunflower seeds rushed onto the table not-now bare As good feelings…
Thor a rescue dog did not know how lucky he was until he learned what fate awaits ingratitude
ONCE upon a time in the far-away land of Bosnia, there roamed a homeless Caucasian Shepherd in an industrial estate. No one knew how she ended up there, especially in her condition. She was heavy with pups that were ready to drop.