In nature, as in life, it’s often possible to overlook the smaller moments and events that make up the fabric of our environment. While a hunting Eagle or rutting Deer will grab the attention of most of us, have you ever stopped to watch Aphids feeding or a trail of Ants patrolling down a forest track? It’s a pastime worth pursuing as those smaller creatures are usually to be found playing out the same life stories as almost every other living inhabitant of this planet.

25260 - A Snails Life

5 Comments

TexWisGirl · November 17, 2011 at 12:33 am

a very good point. a very good post. 🙂

Bob Bushell · November 17, 2011 at 8:47 am

A snail, a beautiful beast. Nice photo.

Unknown · November 17, 2011 at 10:25 am

Nice photograph. I am one of those folk who do look at the smaller beings and am often thought weird for doing so. People can't see what I am looking at and assume I am being odd.

holdingmoments · November 17, 2011 at 2:48 pm

Very true Adam. We often overlook the things right in front of us.

Adam Tilt · December 3, 2011 at 12:04 am

TexWisGirl – thank you.

Bob – thanks.

Bella – I've been there and experienced that.

Keith – that we do.

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