The Spirituality of Fireflies: There is no tame.

Amanda Clark-Rudolph
Published in
2 min readApr 14

A girl sits in a field surrounded by fireflies.
Photo by Willgard on Pixabay

I picture myself sometimes,
Sitting cross-legged at dusk
with a million fireflies zinging around me
like a blanket of concert lighters,
begging for an encore.

There’s so much commotion
surrounding me
that I can hear the army of frenzied wings
trying SO HARD to be heard.

Amanda Clark-Rudolph

Amanda is a work at home mama who contributes to various magazines and blogs. Contact her at for interview or blog articles.