The day the whales forgave us.

Via Joseph Boquiren
on Jan 23, 2012
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Whales have an immeasurable capacity to forgive. We can learn from them. Pachico Mayoral and his family still run whale-watching tours. To touch or even kiss a whale go here.

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About Joseph Boquiren

Joseph Boquiren is a cat (figuratively speaking) who practices a little Zen, teaches a little yoga, writes comics, and makes his home with his lovely wife in Portland, Oregon. The goal of Samadhi Pants (if there is one) is to make yoga and mindful living safe, fun(ny) and accessible for both beginners and seasoned practitioners alike. Joseph Boquiren is available for portraits and private commissions. Contact him at [email protected] Previous work is available for viewing on his website and Facebook page.


4 Responses to “The day the whales forgave us.”

  1. patricio says:

    Great story. I really like the illustrations.

  2. meganromo says:

    This is the kind of thing that can't help but make me smile. It seems silly to say so on this site, but I'm often bashful about how much I love animals. It seems pathetic and even trite. It's nice to be reassured that it's not pathetic, it's kind.

  3. karlsaliter says:

    Beautiful story. I like it a lot. There are some people in Norway and Japan who would do well to read it about 4 or 500 times.

  4. Eric says:

    Not silly, pathetic or trite!!! anyone who has ever had a momentary connection with an animal~wild or not~will never be the same..