The Return of the Whippoorwill

And two reasons to smile

Photo by Puji Singh on Unsplash

Late last night, moments after my son got into his car to drive home, he sent me a quick text that said, “I just heard a whippoorwill. Step outside and listen.”

I hurried outside, first standing in the front yard, then working my way to the back of the house.

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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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