All posts tagged “insects

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Question Mark

I was out in the garden the other day and saw this lovely butterfly. I can’t recall ever seeing one like it. I thought it might be an Eastern Comma butterfly, but I asked naturalist Miles Hearn if he was familiar with this one and… Read More

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Good bug bad bug

This post has background music. Lanquidity by Sun Ra and the Arkestra. I pulled into the Indian River Campground with the duel idea of fishing the river and checking out the campground, with an eye to setting up camp there for a couple days. It… Read More

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The swarms of midges down by the lake here in Long Branch are spectacular this evening.  Those little black bugs are everywhere, and in certain spots, they get into your hair and your ears and your nose and your mouth, and they blow around dramatically… Read More