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Hover Flies

A population explosion of tiny flies, often called hover flies, are occurring in Illiana.  These small flies are bright yellow and black in color and are often confused with sweat bees or a yellow jacket wasp.  240 more words


Bumblebees, Sweat Bees and Wild Flowers

Bees are everywhere in this weather, especially along the banks of the Delaware and Raritan canal. A few days ago, they were very busy visiting all the flowers growing wild, fulfilling their role of pollinators for the many fruit to come in the fall. 17 more words



Some of the best things

wait for those who seek beyond

the fringes of truth.

Sweat Bee Smitten - A Haiku

A bit of fun with TJ’s new prompt format. This week for his Household Haiku challenge… a word and a photo with the suggestion to choose one or both. 34 more words


Just Karma 117 (f8) for June 2016 wp

Just Karma 117
frog adventures 8
(a haibun)

one has to be careful hopping
where there are no sidewalks
where trucks and cars whiz by… 176 more words

Short Verse

Sweat Bee

El-Nikkor 50/f2.8 reversed. Stepped down to f5.6. This is probably genus Lasioglossum.

Macro / Reversing Rings