today monkey not post about squalidness of politics. no. today monkey show picture & tell little story about walking into autumn woods 2 day ago with Man & Lady.

monkey = big fan of fungus. why. here why. sometime fungus look interesting & it have important job of decomposition in world of nature. yesterday monkey see cool mass of fungus on tree & Man take picture with hat for show size of mass.

closeup here show nice orderly arrangement of fungus. monkey also big fan of order but also like disorder sometime.

here last picture of fungus today. it on log on floor of woods. monkey like color & natural arrangement of lichen & mushroom & 2 leaf in picture. monkey think it make nice picture for hang on wall of chain hotel room.

deeper in woods there stand old dead beech tree which once go 126 feet into air. beech tree maybe live 300 – 400 year and make beechnut what edible by human critter & squirrel & chipmunk & deer & wild turkey & raccoon & etc. tree here = most big beech in state where live monkey & forester man say it start growing in year of 1750. it dead now. so it goes.

near old beech tree there old stump of tree what have lichen & grass grow on it. it remind simple brain of monkey of ruin of temple what hidden for many century in jungle of central america.

woods just now start to change color where live monkey & soon during 2 week what coming all leaf start have not green colors. maple leaf here 1 of first to fall to ground in colorfulness.

nice red dragonfly perch for little while for take rest in autumn sun. dragonfly = favorite insect of Man who have dragonfly tattoo among other ink work on body.

monkey have 100 % fondness for legless reptile. snake here = eastern ribbon snake what = kind of garter snake. it not lay egg but give birth to live baby snake. it good swimmer what eat minnow fish & frog.

pretty little snake here = northern brown snake. it at home in woods but it also adapt to farm & city & suburb place. monkey think it probably do well when human species vanish forever more soon than later. diet of little brown snake = other little thing like beetle & slug & snail & grub. it have special teeth what it use for pull snail from shell.

goodbye today reader. monkey hope reader enjoy picture & little story today.

if reader see ad down there next it NOT from monkey. it there because Man = 100 % TOO CHEAP for pay $$$ every year for remove ad thing from blog. monkey apologize for cheapness of Man.