Zambora the Gorilla Woman (and the proper role of grandparents)

With the DuQuoin State Fair ending today, I thought I would pass along my favorite Fair story circa 1993.  This one is contained in “Exactly As I Remember It.” Zambora the Gorilla Woman (DuQuoin, Illinois, circa 1993)   There is no better grandfather in the world than Fred Bishop.  He was born for the job. Continue reading “Zambora the Gorilla Woman (and the proper role of grandparents)”

Excerpt from “Exactly As I Remember It…” ‘Zambora the Gorilla Woman’ – take a read!

Zambora the Gorilla Woman (DuQuoin, Illinois, circa 1993)  There is no better grandfather in the world than Fred Bishop.  He was born for the job.  His instincts are uncanny.  No matter what Zec’s age, Papa Bishop has been able to maintain an incredible connection with him.  No better illustration could be offered than what happenedContinue reading “Excerpt from “Exactly As I Remember It…” ‘Zambora the Gorilla Woman’ – take a read!”