Seven-week-old puma cub Missuula tries to catch her keeper at zoo Friedrichsfelde in Berlin, Germany.  Picture: EPA/STEPHANIE PILICK

So super cute! My brother loved pumas growing up!



This Woolly Bear Caterpillar lives in the Arctic and no matter how fast it eats, it can never gather enough food in one summer to turn into a moth. In winter it freezes solid and awakes four months later to start eating again. This happens year after year, but eventually a very special spring arrives. At the age of 14 it weaves a silk cocoon and becomes a moth. When it emerges the moth only has a few days to find a partner and mate. (Frozen Planet – BBC)

Is it sad that I empathize with this? Long periods of hibernation, than excessive spiritual hunger – and yet as much as I ‘eat’ I can never get enough to transform…