The tale of the sealion and the shark by Susan Grimsdell

Recently a sealion was bitten by a great white shark and lived to tell the tale. Well, the sealion didn’t tell it, a reporter did.  A feel-good story The tone of the news story was very upbeat – a happy story told entirely from the perspective of the sealion.  If it had been told from the shark’s perspective it would have been quite different.  Perhaps it might have been told like this: “There has been an unprecedented and alarming increase in the risk of extinction of great white sharks.  According to “Nature”… Read More