15 Sep 2014 | 7 Comments | Insects etc. »

Stitching together memories, the midnight stirring
of sleeping beasts produces reason.


Sawfly Larva

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Sawfly Larva

8 Sep 2014 | 9 Comments | Insects etc. »

A katydid searches for the garden’s last joule of energy,
filing away her dreams in a hidden knothole.


A katydid searches for the garden's last joule of energy

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Greater Angle-wing Katydid | Microcentrum rhombifolium

2 Sep 2014 | 11 Comments | Insects etc. »

The night sun shines on a feral hunter, her moves
the perfect pitch of articulated ease.


A mantis moves with<br />
 the perfect pitch of articulated ease

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Chinese mantis | Tenodera aridifolia sinensis

26 Aug 2014 | 15 Comments | Insects etc. »

Ready to take on the world, a honey bee
maps the position of every leaf and bloom.


A honey bee maps the position of every leaf and bloom

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Honey bee | Apis mellifera

18 Aug 2014 | 13 Comments | Birds »

Rushing to meet another day, a wide-eyed
goldfinch bluffs his way through flight school.


A wide-eyed goldfinch bluffs his way through flight school

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American Goldfinch | Carduelis tristis