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Pod: the energy of protection, that manifests itself as a soft purse, the pad of a foot, the flat of a hand, or the padding of a jacket.

Milkweed Pod, Opening


Monarch Butterflies - This breaks my heart...

After 90 Percent Decline, Federal Protection Sought for the Monarch Butterfly

I like to say butterflies are flying flowers. I have been working on a story that will be coming out in the Fall issue of Big Sky Journal Magazine. 171 more words


Float Like a Butterfly

Monarchs have taken up residency in MY backyard. And since monarch numbers are declining, I feel obligated to help them out.

I found my first batch of caterpillars when I moved to my new home this past June. 139 more words



Yesterday’s ho-hum is today’s bulletin. We will be seeing and feeling more of this radical shift in perspective as climate change continues to change more than climate. 212 more words

Natural History

Monarch Butterflies May Be Fluttering Toward Extinction

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Are they fluttering toward extinction? Once common monarch butterflies may be headed that way.

Alex DeMetrick reports the monarch’s population has plunged and that’s bringing calls to protect it. 351 more words