Sunday, September 19, 2021

Sign of backward times

Actual sign with a quote from Maxime 'Mad Max' Bernier,  leader of the People's Party of Canada, who recently spoke at an anti-vax rally. Embarrassing.

White Calla Lily


Monday, September 13, 2021

Cicada exoskeleton

Exoskeleton of Dog-day Cicada,  (Tibicen canicularis), which lives two to four years underground, climbs up a pole or tree and sheds its skin and emerges as a flying insect. 

Anti-vaxxers outside hospital

 There were about 200 people outside the local hospital protesting against vaccination mandates. In some places elsewhere in Canada the protestors blocked access to patients and staff. At a later protest, one person tested positive for Covid-19.

Friday, September 10, 2021

Moon and Venus over the mall

Moon and Venus over the mall. Looks like the moon is a bow and Venus is an arrow shot from it.

Thursday, September 2, 2021

Gladiola Field

Gladiolas in a field near Sandbank Provincial Park, Bay of Quinte. The gladiola is named after the gladius sword used by Roman gladiators.