Not Rare but Rarely Seen Luna Moth (Actias luna)

Porch Visitor on the Day Mom Would Have Been 100.

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My mother’s favorite critter hanging out on my porch the day my mother would have been 100 years old. Sadly, a goal Mom did not reach.

These beauties travel by night and in this adult form live only a week. They have…



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Carolyn F. Chryst, Ph.D.

Has had an eclectic life — Waitress, Actress, Zoo Curator, Story Teller, Poet, Exhibit Designer, Writer, Farmer and Educator. Writing, essential as breathing.