Hiding in place… 5 April 2009Posted by marisacat in 2010 Mid Terms, Inconvenient Voice of the Voter.
Lappet moth (Gastropacha quercifolia). The lappet’s Latin name refers to its resemblance to a cluster of dried oak leaves when resting Photograph: /NTPL
“Hiding in place”.. sounds like a good talent to practice…
The Orting shootings got the least attention, in a manner of speaking, and a sad little story it is.
[A] neighbor, Ryan Peden, 16, said he had exchanged text messages with Maxine Harrison up until about 11 p.m. Friday.
In the last text message he received from Maxine, Ryan said, “Maxine told me, ‘I’m tired of crying. I’m going to bed. I’ll talk to you in the morning.’ ”
Ryan said he knew Maxine from talking with her at a school bus stop. He said they were not particularly close but had been in contact more frequently recently. He said that she was a good student but that neither she nor the other children appeared to have been involved with many activities beyond school. …