Where are the fireflies? I don’t see them anymore with my own eyes Where once you spot them sundown now they are sadly gone When the church bells stroke at eventide youngsters alike forbade to play outside Sheer delight to catch sight of fireflies did not stop a lovable rascal like me bolting from my mom’s hawk eyes I was once have a naive mind and my imagination’s whimsical for I deemed fireflies as truly magical The enchantment they bring every summer nights dazzled me most for their twinkling lights
Can you still see fireflies nowadays? Please share your encounter with them.
Fun facts about fireflies:
- They are beetles, not flies.
- They are light geniuses.
- They are flashy flirts.
- They come in colors.
- They have strange diets and are carnivores.
P.S. As my one year anniversary is coming soon, I will share some bits of my childhood memories through poetry. It will also be my tribute to my father as his birthday is the day after my anniversary. Have a great day or night! Thank you for reading! ❤️