I Like Cicadas

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 24 People

    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


    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


    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


    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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