The Flute and the Flutist

A beautiful song in May

Deborah Barchi
Scribe
Published in
1 min readMay 7, 2024

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Photo by Anna Karp on Unsplash

Long weary miles.
Many dangers.
Heart and wings beating
with the fierce, primordial need
to return to the glade
where its finite life began.

Too few of its brethren remain.
Too few who still remember
how the pulse of spring…

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Deborah Barchi
Scribe

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