Shop Local For Berries

But look a little farther for friends

Photo by Mick De Paola on Unsplash

They say to shop local,
and I’m sure this is best
for lettuce and berries and bread.

But when we seek friends
it does seem to me
we should cast a much wider net.

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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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