In search of winter

“If I were to name the three most precious resources of life, I should say books, friends, and nature; and the greatest of these, at least the most constant and always at hand, is nature. Nature we have always with us, an inexhaustible store-house of that which moves the heart, appeals to the mind and … Continue reading

Ladybug, ladybug…and a Monarch caterpillar

“The answer must be, I think, that beauty and grace are performed whether or not we will or sense them. The least we can do is try to be there.” – Annie Dillard (Pilgrim at Tinker Creek) The ladybug in the photos is the Seven-Spotted Lady Beetle, which along with another species, has entirely replaced … Continue reading

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