The-Beating-Heart.jpg January 12, 2018 at 01:47PM

I do have a tendency to play with things that I think make pretty things.

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Life in the Garden January 11, 2018 at 03:27PM

Just a walk around the block with my iPhone.
I saw this wee beastie and he called to me.

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Sunset from Point Loma January 05, 2018 at 04:13PM

Standing beside the road, I took a couple friends from out of town for a little ride up to the old Point Loma Lighthouse. …
This is what the sunset looked like from there.

I hope we all have more beautiful sunsets in 2018!

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Gypsy lights me up. October 10, 2017 at 03:16PM

Sometimes you just have to play around with an image just because it interests you. …

Gypsy, In the living room.

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Chrysalis June 12, 2017 at 12:31PM

So, As this was a discovered chrysalis, and I am not a lepidopterist, I cannot properly identify this as the chrysalis of any specific type. …

That little ball of spiky stuff is the remains of the caterpillar skin. I will watch this and see if the adult ever emerges. With luck, I may catch some action in a little while.

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Jimsonweed Flower May 17, 2017 at 02:11PM

On a misty day at Fiesta Island, lives several examples of Datura stramonium, known by the common names jimsonweed or Devil’s snare.

This particular flower just asked to kept for a hundred thousand years. So, I took several pictures of it, and this is the one I kept.

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Caterpillar May 16, 2017 at 03:02PM

We had a little bit of rain on Fiesta Island, in San Diego Mission Bay, and on that island there was this tiny animal. I think she is beautiful.

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