Nighttime visitors

At night, there is a constant tapping on the windows of insects trying to get to the light. There are two moths clinging to the surface of this print. I have never lived around so many insects. This picture reminds me of the Edgar Allan Poe story (I think it’s...

Argiope aurantia

In Texas, I am learning to fondle my things. If I do not fondle my things, the spider webs gather them in, and I feel like an abandoned bride in a Dickens tale. This is Argiope aurantia, an outdoor spider, span is six inches anyway, known as the Black and Yellow...