My partner found this gorgeous millipede pretending to be dead in our laundry room, and brought it to me. 🙂 I think it's probably Sigmoria latior, known as the red-sided or flat-backed millipede. I find them under decaying leaves when I'm gardening pretty often; it can be startling when it's an individual that's bright yellow... Continue Reading →
... At least until I run out of millipede encounters. This little guy was hanging out on a fake potted plant I have in my downstairs bathroom. Fake because our cats are jerks; one of them has since chewed on the 'leaves' of this plant, getting the last word (for now) in the ongoing human... Continue Reading →
This one was 'speeding' (for a millipede) down my downstairs hallway just now. Luckily I found it before one of the resident felines or eater-of-things spotted it.
I've been too wiped out to write, the past few days, but the tachycardia is somewhat better. When I send back the heart monitor, I'll have to include a note to ignore all of the times I accidentally clicked the button on the stupid thing while trying to scratch at the maddeningly itchy tape on... Continue Reading →