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The Camera Loves You, Baby!

While I wait for banana slugs to emerge from hibernation, I’ve been experimenting with a macro shots. Banana slugs are large enough to not require a macro lens, but the little non-native slugs who are still active are much more … Continue reading

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Winter Slugs

I should be thrilled that the Pacific Northwest is experiencing a mild winter, but I miss banana slugs. [Cue the violins.] Apparently the inconsiderate little jerks hibernate in the winter. I have no idea when they will come out of … Continue reading

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2011 – The Year of My Pet Slug

In 2011 a big, beautiful banana slug took up residence in a pot of ferns on our front porch for 6 months. My Pet Slug napping in the fern pot. (Right center in pot.) The wood grate is our welcome … Continue reading

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Winter Worries

If it were a perfect world, I would post beauty shots of banana slugs every day. But I don’t see many this time of year. That’s not to say there aren’t still lovely treasures to be found in the forest.  … Continue reading

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Slugfari

Last week I spent four days in California helping out an aging parent which meant no slugfaris. The travel and stress culminated in a juicy head cold that has turned me into one of my subjects – a slug. On … Continue reading

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I Brake For Slugs

If I ever were to put bumper stickers on my car, I’d have trouble choosing between these two. Both are true.

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Trees with Faces

I see faces on trees.  Is it just me?  Do you also see the faces? Find the face then see the face I saw on each tree. What do you see? Peace, Man. Amazing what a little makeup can do … Continue reading

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Baby Slug Photos

Last weekend I brought into the house and photographed some of the baby banana slugs that live in the fern pot on my front porch. They are so tiny that even with a macro lens it’s difficult to get close … Continue reading

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Still visiting

Our “visiting” slug was back again last week. He rode up and down on the garage door. Followed by a half-hour power-glide workout. He’s about 4 inches long — a little guy compared to my pet slug, but a giant … Continue reading

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Ten Kinds of Slugs Found in Cubicles

Snoozer Slug: Distinguishes itself by being able to sleep while sitting facing the computer screen. Passive Aggressive Slug: Slows down when on deadline. Social Slug: Meanders around socializing instead of working. Giant Slug: Eats and drinks non-diet coke all day. … Continue reading

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