A yellow woolly bear caterpillar. Its goal is to one day become a Virginia tiger moth.

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A peacock is a male peafowl. The female is a peahen. Our peafowl used to stalk our auxiliary dog.

A peacock is a male peafowl. The female is a peahen. Our peafowl used to stalk our auxiliary dog.

A pearl guinea fowl sounds as if it is calling, “Quebec! Quebec! Quebec!”

A pearl guinea fowl sounds as if it is calling, “Quebec! Quebec! Quebec!”

Not long ago, I was getting an IV. What was I thinking about during that time? I was daydreaming of walking past a wall of ivy.

Not long ago, I was getting an IV. What was I thinking about during that time? I was daydreaming of walking past a wall of ivy.

A western leaf-footed bug on a pomegranate on Bouldin Island in California.

A western leaf-footed bug on a pomegranate on Bouldin Island in California.

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Olaf Haraldsson, Saint Olaf, is the patron saint of Norway. St. Olaf Cemetery is a peaceful place in Waseca County, in Minnesota.

Olaf Haraldsson, Saint Olaf, is the patron saint of Norway. St. Olaf Cemetery is a peaceful place in Waseca County, in Minnesota.

I cannot imagine the stories Henry Otto Hagen had to tell.  From St. Olaf Cemetery.

I cannot imagine the stories Henry Otto Hagen had to tell.

From St. Olaf Cemetery.

These grapes will soon have a lot to wine about.  Napa Valley Merlot.

These grapes will soon have a lot to wine about.

Napa Valley Merlot.

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A white-crested polish chicken in need of a dab of Brylcreem.

A white-crested polish chicken in need of a dab of Brylcreem.

This is not a scapegoat. This is the kind of goat that blames the photographer.

This is not a scapegoat. This is the kind of goat that blames the photographer.