Sunday, July 24, 2016


"Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you." – Nathaniel Hawthorn

"The butterfly counts not months but moments, and has time enough." – Rabindranath Tagore

A Red Admiral in the Dykeman Spring wetland
A pair of Silver-spotted Skippers in the Dykeman Spring wetland
A Cabbage White in the upland meadow of the Dykeman Spring Nature Park
Photos © 2016 by A. Roy Hilbinger 


  1. Some really fine captures. For some reason we have had an abundance of butterflies this year in our gardens.

  2. Nice images and quotes, Roy.