Here's a case of unrequited affection between a pair of little butterflies known as Silvery Blues (Glaucopsyche lygdamus).
If you walk the hardwood trails too fast, you will miss one of our most elegant flowers of spring.
Yes, the dawn can glow through the fog on Monhegan Island. But these sunrises were tiny warblers, glimmering for us birdwatchers in hues of red, orange, yellow, bay, blue and green.
Flowers, forest and sky in a single droplet.
Yeah, the warblers are coming. It'll be great. But stop first in the woods for the explosion of color and grace at your feet.
My outtake from the PBS special Sex, Lies and Butterflies. It lives online.
In the case of little blue butterflies known as azures, you are what you eat. Here's my updated explainer on the blue sparkles of April.
A gallery from the rainforest of Costa Rica, where I'm just back from 10 days of chasing nature.