Jumping Spider Long Horned Beetle Virgil Kirby’s Dropwing. Fire Tailed Resin Bee Extremely harmless Scorpion Spider (Platyoides walteri) – even to Scottie and Nan. Garden Commodore. These butterflies have a Summer(wet) and a Winter (dry) form. First one I have seen this season. Tiny Lappet Moth caterpillar. Rescued from one of the cats, it is … More Bugs, Birds, Butterflies and Bits n’ Bobs
Amegilla bee visits a plectranthus neochilus by the pond this morning. Ark.
A comment I left on the Wee Flea blog in reply to comments between John Z and Robertson will most likely not see the light of day. But it is worth a post. Now here’s a surprise. The bulk of John Z’s comments concern the general Australian view regarding religion which is … in his … More G’day! Pastor David Robertson on Australians.
Thread -Waisted Wasp. Potatoes and Squash Female Trithemis furva, Navy Dropwing. Fresh Chillis – Picked this morning. Unidentified Beetle/Bug on Alyssum. On a clear day – Across the Valley. Hillbrow Tower Venus, Neptune and Saturn (top right corner). (Cellphone shot courtesy of Ems.) Ark.
Two cakes that went out during the week. Sandcastle and Lighthouse Emilys Cakes
Kirby’s Dropwing. 12/11/19 Ark
Tiny Crab Spider on California Poppy. 12/11/19. Ark
Citrus Swallowtail caterpillar in defensive posture. When feeling threatened, as is the case here, the caterpillar will extend this impressive double branched horn-like protuberance to ward off attackers. In this instance the threat was moi as I was attempting to gently lift the caterpillar from the leaf it was on to relocate it. As I … More Feeling a little horny?
First beans Wild Iris Juvenile Mantis Mane Citrus Swallowtail among the Lemon Seedlings Brown Button in the Shed Air Plant in flower Squash Potatoes and Squash Sunset Ark.
The late great Ray Manzerek discusses the composition of the Doors classic Riders on the Storm And the finished product ….
Millie – Siesta Watching Cricket. Leaving on a … Jacaranda Canopy. Suburb of Kensington. Stuck on the highway. Time for tea and cake? Hillbrow Tower. Ark
Originally posted on CASSANDRIC:
FOR CHARLATANS AND YOUR BASIC … SIMPLETONS … In effect: it’s all the garbage you can guzzle. Hey, don’t mind me—I’m just an old dog who actually loves animals, so feast your eyes on this— —and for all that this gullible old dog knows, it might even be true too. But…