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A Hummingbird Power Dance!

As witnessed by an astonished observer

Photo by Zdeněk Macháček on Unsplash

I had heard about it before, but I had never actually seen it.

It was so wonderful and surprising. I would happily have paid for the privilege of witnessing it.

A few mornings ago, I was standing in my long, sloping backyard, surveying the tangled mass of overgrown grass, shrubs, and vines which I…




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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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