story about exotic animals on the loose near — where else? — Zanesville, Ohio.
The first was "Go Monkey! Go Wolf!"
The second was "what right do we have to subdue and cage wild animals?"
comment by one Shefiff Lutz summed up opposition to both of my
sentiments neatly: “We cannot have animals running loose in this
And later, as I read about a shark massacre off the coast of Colombia, I thought, "we're doomed. Doomed to live in a domesticated hothouse."
(I came home from work unplanned this afternoon, surprising a cockroach. Splattered the bastard against the kitchen baseboard. Scraped its guts into the