goldcuccoart: Editorial image for an article about the lack of evidence to support the pros and cons of same-sex child rearing. I chose swans because I read that black swans have a relatively high same-sex coupling rate. Male couples go to great lengths to have their own young. They may resort to stealing eggs or even using a surrogate only to kick her out after she’s delivered the goods. Dragonflies have gay relations as well and tie into the pond theme.