Up close, the bugs that have filled our town look like this:
And we've all had plenty of chances to view them up close, since whenever you go outside you get covered in them.
This week has been a bad bug week in another way for me in that I was stung not once, not twice, but three times by the yellow jackets. They're living in my siding, and as it turns out, I swell up pretty bad when yellow jackets sting me.
Pretty much everything I do these days involves following advice I find online, so I ended up shop-vac-ing up the stinging buggers. This made me feel bad, as a bug lover, but the stings were just too much to handle.
Here's what a yellow jacket looks like up close:
That's it for bugs. Tomorrow is Friday.