I’ve had this welcome sign hanging outside on the house for a little over a year now. Lately it seems to be attracting some interesting little creatures. I tried for a little while to identify them, but it proved to be more difficult than I expected. I know there are moth people out there, so if you recognize one of these guys, let me know.
If they can’t read then it might be the smell of linseed oil that attracts them, or maybe it’s the southern exposure.
This one with the tail coming right at you really struck me because of the way it positioned itself, with the dark line situated right along the border of the letter. Probably just a coincidence.
One last one, a real beauty, and I even know what it is — a yellow mayfly. He’s a good distance from a stream. He hung out there for a couple hours and then was off. If I had been a trout…