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Chillin' on a Dirt Road

I don’t listen to a lot of ‘new’ country music but the popular Jason Aldean song popped into my head when I spied this pill bug, just chillin’ on our dirt road.  163 more words


Hostel for pill bugs

Her flaxen tendrils sway
Curtaining furrowed brow
Small hands shape earth beneath
Verdant canopies of summer
She takes them in



To describe Roly-Poly as homeless would conjure up the wrong image of him, I think.

You see when I first moved from Ann Arbor, Michigan, to Chicago 12 years ago, homeless people intimidated me. 577 more words


We call them bugs, but they aren't

Furthering my plan of identifying some of the diverse animals that make my yard their home, I was out photographing what I thought were a single colony of pill-bugs. 409 more words