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Seesaw Memories

The quest for balance

Photo by Pascal Bernardon on Unsplash

Every child loves a see-saw, right? Not me.

I always felt afraid when lifted high on the see-saw, my feet unable to reach the ground. I also hated the other half of the experience. Hitting the dirt too hard, the jolt running up my legs.

Even as a child, I wanted balance. That place between too high and too low.

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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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