First Look

April 6, 2015

april2015-bees-07 (1 of 1)april2015-bees-08 (1 of 1)april2015-bees-03 (1 of 1)april2015-bees-06 (1 of 1)“Love is the mystery of water and a star.”
― Pablo Neruda

Above and Below

January 20, 2015

an-02 (1 of 1)january2015-bees-01 (1 of 1)“There are five billion people living on this planet. But you fall in love with one particular person, and you won’t swap her for any other.”
― Jostein Gaarder

Visiting the Bees

July 27, 2014

july2014-garland-03 (1 of 1)“Eventually, all things merge into one, and a river runs through it.  The river was cut by the world’s greatest flood and runs over the rocks from the basement of time.  On some rock are timeless raindrops.  Under the rocks are the words, and some of the words are theirs.  I am haunted by waters.”



June 1, 2014

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“But, you’ll love him until it all goes dark. You’ll love him even after that.”


June 1, 2014

june 2014-bees-02 (1 of 1) june 2014-bees-03 (1 of 1) june 2014-bees-05 (1 of 1)“And silence. She liked the silence most of all. The silence in which the body, senses, the instincts, are more alert, more powerful, more sensitized, live a more richly perfumed and intoxication life, instead of transmuting into thoughts, words, into exquisite abstractions, mathematics of emotion in place of violent impact, the volcanic eruptions of fever, lust and delight.”
― Anaïs Nin

Hive Death

March 22, 2014

march2014-beedeath-03 (1 of 1) march2014-beedeath-07 (1 of 1) march2014-beedeath-02 (1 of 1) march2014-beedeath-05 (1 of 1)“No matter what, I want to continue living with the awareness that I will die. Without that, I am not alive.”
― Banana Yoshimoto

Varroa Destructor

March 22, 2014

march2014-beedeath-01 (1 of 1)Never mind all the trying.


Winter on the first day of spring


Chalk in the rain


March 16, 2014

march2014-beeremoval-45 (1 of 1)“All who have achieved excellence in art possess one thing in common; that is, a mind to be one with nature, throughout the seasons.”
― Matsuo Bashō

Honey Bee

March 16, 2014

march2014-beeremoval-22 (1 of 1)“Come, butterfly
It’s late-
We’ve miles to go together.”
― Matsuo Bashō

Bee Removal

March 15, 2014

march2014-beeremoval-02 (1 of 1)“Sitting quietly, doing nothing, Spring comes, and the grass grows, by itself.”
― Matsuo Bashō