Crow’s Feet
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Crow’s Feet

To Fight Or To Flee?

Depends on relativity

Photo by Elegance Nairobi on Unsplash

To an ant, a grasshopper’s a dragon.
To a grasshopper, a sparrow means doom.

When we fully embrace relativity,
we learn not to panic too soon.

We are born without many defenses,
except our remarkable brains.




“The longer I live, the more beautiful life becomes.” (Frank Lloyd Wright) Non-fiction pieces, personal essays and occasional poems that explore how we feel about how we age and offer tips for getting the most out of life.

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Deborah Barchi

Deborah Barchi

Deborah Barchi has recently retired from her career as a librarian and now has time to read, explore nature, and write poetry and essays.

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