Today is Halloween, so I thought I’d post something creepy crawlie…then I realized that I pretty much always post about creepy crawlies. This is certainly not my favourite holiday (I’m not a fan of gore), but it is fun to be in an Entomology department at this time of year. We are having a party […]
I was in North Carolina for one day (ONE DAY) and I saw an anolis lizard, a green tree frog, and a rough green snake (Opheodrys aestivus) . I need to move south. I wish I could have gotten photos of the anolis, but it saw me coming and jumped from a third story balcony, […]
Heaven-Haven I have desired to go Where springs not fail, To fields where flies no sharp and sided hail, And a few lilies blow. And I have asked to be Where no storms come, Where the green swell is in the havens dumb, And out of the swing of the sea. […]
On a short trip to North Carolina, I found this green tree frog! So cute!
The scene: a crowded, musty propeller airplane with poor ventilation The girl: brunette wearing a knee-length striped sweater and a bandage on her right hand, upper twenties, weary looking as all other passengers on the plane The conversation: “Yeah I’m flying to Raleigh…my boyfriend is going to pick me up from the airport. I’ll spend […]
I have been traveling every weekend and running around like crazy, so it’s good to occasionally take a moment to find my inner peace. I took these photos of an approaching storm a few weeks ago and I find them to be very peaceful.
I’ve been swamped by work, but you could also interpret the title of this post as…here’s a lovely swamp!