Jewel in the Grass

Jewel in the Grass by sundero
Jewel in the Grass, a photo by sundero on Flickr.

The Dragonflies are out in force, and my camera is back from the shop. I have been a little lax about taking photos but in the space of about 15 minutes I got a White Lined Sphinx Moth, a juvenile Black Racer (snake) a blue Damselfly eating a bug (not for the squeamish) and this beauty!
I don’t know what this one is, but I managed to click off 3 or 4 shots before she decided I was too close and headed for another spot. Just thought I would share!

What Pretty Teeth

One of the best thing, maybe THE best thing about living where we do is the proximity of really cool creatures that most people have to go to a zoo to see. I can be right there in the middle of “nature” in 15 or 20 minutes and see something like this:

I don’t think I will ever get bored with it. I know most people come down here for the beach, but I am just in awe of the birds and the gators. 🙂