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Night Bane

“I’m the thing monsters have nightmares about.”
– Buffy the Vampire Slayer


Do monsters dream? A swirl of stakes
and garlic and revealing mirrors and… 47 more words

Moon Poems

Jumping through the trees

This morning I made a big list of things to do. One particular thing has been on my to-do list for many months and this morning I finally started it. 379 more words

Mind Journey

Pond in Pondy

Last morning, I chanced upon the love play of toads in our lily pond. I am not too charmed by reptiles, especially the ones with the warts and bumps. 387 more words


Nicola Naturlists May presentation meeting.

The Nicola Naturalists meet on the 3rd Thursday of each month. The speaker this month is Joanne Hale. Hale will present on the habitat adaption by Spade Toads on disturbed land. 144 more words

Vegtable Soup

Close One

Almost stepped on this little guy while I was walking across one of our fields. His camouflage pattern almost got him smooshed! Phew! Close one! Seeing this toad reminds me of the giant toads from Naruto, my favorite Japanese Comic.

Farm Life

I Am Not a Scientist, but

This post is based largely on the book, “NOT A SCIENTIST:  How Politicians, Mistake, Misrepresent, and Utterly Mangle Science” by Dave Levitan.  In October of 1980 while campaigning against the incumbent President Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan addressed some environmental concerns in his speech.  737 more words

Human Memory: Theory And Data

This is Pablo!

It wasn’t planned but we were at the pet shop after dinner last night and every creature at the store were oh-so-cute! M2 was ooh-ing and aah-ing at the baby rabbits, colored prawns, crabs, toads and stingrays while I was equally mesmerized by the hamsters and chinchilla. 96 more words