Japanese Beetle

A small metallic beetle on a beautiful flower.

Sundown to Sundown

The sun has not kissed our rosey cheeks in many long weeksβ€”rosey from the bite of the winter wind whistling through the trees. The sun dwindles behind pearl grey skies as fall winds to a close.Β When she does show her face it’s in the break of a squall; slanting across freshly fallen snow. Sudden quiet,…