October 2014

Found 1 blog entry for October 2014.

It’s that time of year again. The heat of summer has transitioned to the cool and crisp days of fall. The white sand of the beaches is visibly smoother and it beckons for an autumn stroll along the shore. On September 22nd, 2014, at approximately 9:30 p.m., the Alabama Gulf Coast welcomed the Autumnal Equinox. On this day each year, the sun shines directly on the Earth’s equator, heralding days that will grow shorter, the nights colder.

The yearly migration of dragonflies arrived early this year, and currently we are witnessing the influx of slowly-lilting love bugs, our slightly bothersome, yet amusing, seasonal visitors. I was delighted to see a few monarch scouts in the past week. No doubt these fluttering sojourners will be arriving next. The

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