it's been quite a while hasn't it? Since my last update... but really I've been so immersed with everything that's been going on the past few days I ... I just really don't have as much time for insects as I used to. Meanwhile here I was thinking I would be done with my thesis on time and now it seems like I've hit a snag in the road instead. It is really quite demotivating, but I know it will all work out for the better. Like I always say, quitting is never an option! Meanwhile the OTHER thing that's going on has only reminded me why people should agree to disagree more often... would solve a lot of global conflicts it would .What's it to you if someone doesn't share your belief. Now you could be a bigot, a racist, a sexist or an ethnic supremacist for all I care... just keep those horrible things deep down... hidden, where it can fester as a mental illness and leave everyone else the heck alone. It is really quite annoying when I can't pick up the newspaper and not flip through a dozen things going wrong with the world before I can get to the comics. But enough of the depressing stuff... check out this gorgeous guy
|He is some kind of a rhinoceros beetle (O. rhinoceros) , I think. You can't really tell from here but if you tip him sideways you can see his cute little horn. I'm... really not that good with beetles.|
Also, laying out to dry, currently are a motley collection of butterflies waiting to be boxed and displayed. Will update you all on that the moment I have the time to take them all out and identify them one by one. In the meantime, wish me luck for my thesis yo!!!!