Spiritual Tree
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Spiritual Tree

Passing Through

Image by Melissa Askey/Unsplash

When I was young I could see the air.
I passed through it,
as through a curtain parting,
closing around me as I passed,
invisible and protected;
and could not understand when others said
that air cannot be seen.



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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.