Teeny weeny dragons

Dragonflies are basically the best insects in the world: they're named after dragons, they aren't icky or gross like spiders and flies, they can hover and fly backwards. What's not to love?


Found this little guy sitting near my front door

Red-Veined Darter

He had me running around in a field for 20 minutes before finally letting me take this picture

In Flight

I think it's super cool that you can see the wings deform as this one flies