A Firefly Named Lulu

“Daddy! Daddy! Look at all the dragonflies!” My daughter exclaimed with eyes full of excitement and wonder as she stared out over our yard.

“You mean fireflies,” I gently corrected her.  We stood for a moment watching the yard glow with the interspersed lights from hundred of fireflies.

“Yeah, fireflies.” She paused for a second, then looked up at me.  “Daddy, can you catch me a firefly?”

“I thought you didn’t like bugs.”

“I like fireflies.  Catch me one, please?” Continue reading “A Firefly Named Lulu”