Along Came a Spider
Spiders. Are they creepy, crawly creatures to be feared, monitored, squished or evaded as quickly as possible? Or, wonderful beings that add immensely to gardens? According to mental health statistics, arachnophobia, or a fear of spiders that overwhelms reason, is one of the top ten phobias with millions of sufferers worldwide. In the United States, 30% of the population deals with a decided dislike of spiders.
There are upwards of 40,000 species of spiders in the world, 4000 in North America. M