I Like Cicadas

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 24 People


    A part from a memory, I wrote it as a dedication to my brother who passed away... "Brandon…you did love to laugh…and more so you loved to laugh at me…all of us were in the backfield and you took a shell of a katydid and put it on my arm without me even...
    rednut rednut
    26-30, F
    Feb 7, 2008


    I had always loved the songs of cicadas and I find them to be very interesting and beautiful creatures. I am constantly on the look out for them so I can show them to my children:)
    candiskies candiskies
    22-25, F
    Jun 1, 2012

    The Sound

    of cicadas transports me to another world. their rhythmic hum, their skittish pauses, their rattling vibrations imprint themselves into my brain. i breathe and feel so alive when i hear them sing to each other. i close my eyes and strain to hear the depth of their hum, how far it...
    hungrybuddha hungrybuddha
    26-30, F
    Jan 27, 2010


    Many nights, sleeping with the windows open, I fell asleep to the cicada's chirping song... Makes me miss those Oklahoma nights.
    LayDbug LayDbug
    46-50, F
    Dec 23, 2012
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