Friday, August 29, 2008

Monarchs

Last Wednesday, My Northern Garden posted about the apparent scarcity of monarch butterflies this August. I'm happy to report that, this afternoon, the monarchs were out in force in the oak savanna and at the edge of the prairie in the Lower Arboretum. Here's one of the dozens of monarchs that Clara and I saw on our walk today.

Two New Online Publications

Two of my very brief essays were published online this summer. The first was the essay " Telephone ," which appeared in June in t...