Category Archives: Meditation

Close to The Edge for Parsley

My parsley-eating friends, Papilio polyxenes or Black Swallowtail caterpillars, have come for another visit. This one shows off its acrobatic skills, dangling at the end of a stem of parsley in order to munch every last leaf. Papilio polyxenes caterpillars … Continue reading

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Mushroom Transmogrified and Rotating

Those crazy yard mushrooms are having a strange impact on the blogger and the blog. Here’s a slide show: I have no idea. I just find it fascinating and meditative. Shortlink: http://wp.me/p1tGZT-Vo

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Metamorphosis/Metamorphosized

n. pl. met·a·mor·pho·sis 1. A transformation, as by magic or sorcery. 2. A marked change in appearance, character, condition, or function. 3. Biology A change in the form and often habits of an animal during normal development after the embryonic … Continue reading

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Pause and Reflect

Allrighty folks, you’ve indulged my Puckian Firebrand’s recent rants and wacky poetry on the politics of the privileged and oddities of radical, fundamentalist “christianity” so I’m giving you a break. There’s a couple of folks out there who are just … Continue reading

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Easter Morning Garden Study and Meditation

A dozen shots from the flower gardens on this beautiful Easter morning in Virginia. ∞∞∞ When Jesus returned from his Journey into the wilderness, having rejected Satan’s temptation of earthly rewards and unlimited power, he delivered The Sermon on the … Continue reading

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