Muddled Butterfly

Beautifully ornate but befuddled nonetheless butterfly

Where's that pollen sandwich? There's no way I finished that ... did I?

Awkward Symbiosis

Calamites and No-see-ums

The Calamites communicate via No-see-ums, a symbiotic singularity to be certain.

It's fascinating to watch the Calamites attempt to flee their principal means of communication while their very words seem to mock them.

And what do the no-see-ums get? The pleasure of watching the Calamites "cry out", generating more no-see-um activity.

Lester Tick

Lester Tick

I ran into him twice after having him as my homeroom teacher senior year. 

The first time I was arriving home to see the folks for Christmas and he was handling luggage
at the airport. I don't think he recognized me. 

The second time was in a dustier area of downtown, on a side street that slopes down toward the river. 

Annihilators have feelings too

Butterfly of Death is sensitive

“Look, just because I’m here to take you from everything and everyone you’ve ever known
doesn’t mean I’m not a delicate, sensitive creature.”

“Can I have a glass of water?”


Wooooo...spooky wampire hypno-tic

Woe unto cute female ticks out wandering among the dog hairs after dark.

Hero Nocturnus

Hero Nocturnus may save you or destroy you

He isn’t completely random in who is saved and who is destroyed.
Random enough though to make even those in the direst straits less comfortable still.

This said, law enforcement believes he generally leaves situations better than he found them.


Sure, they look innocent enough.

A group of insects gathering for unknown purposes. Probably harmless.
We should check ’em out just to be safe though.

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