Summer Sounds

On a rural county road, there is only the breath whisper of a breeze, innumerable Cicada castanets clapping, and clumsy grasshoppers collide with spokes and fenders, pinging like a child’s toy piano.

4 thoughts on “Summer Sounds

  1. Wow, that's nice! Do you guys ever get those huge grasshoppers where you are? The ones that are (from my childhood memory at least) about 4" long and 1/2" thick?

  2. I went through a field last year and felt like I was being attacked by grasshoppers from every side. Yes, they went 'ping' as they flew into my spokes.

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