I attended a creative writing group this week at the Honeycomb Hub, new to Gaborone. Blissfully informal, we did short writing exercises lasting just 3 minutes. New friend Sam’s inventive, off-the-cuff idea for ‘your flat mate’s father turns up on your doorstep drunk trying to persuade you to do something without your flatmate knowing’ was…
Monkey Filmed on Homemade Go-Pro 🐒
I had just started running around the outside of the house when a large monkey came out of nowhere and grabbed an apple off the bird-table.
I thought he had run off but when I lapped again, he had made himself comfortable on one of the pillars and was watching me.
Each time I lapped the house, it seemed he was waiting for me to reappear, nibbling his apple, enjoying the entertainment! Even when he had finished eating, he stayed, and I got some shots of him.
He then slurped some water from the birdbath, and was off!
I don’t have a Go-Pro, so I strapped my phone to my head with a fitness band to get a real-time lap on film. The sun was behind him, so most of them didn’t work, but this def captured the moment! 😂