Deborah Barchi

Photo by Toa Heftiba on Unsplash

What if the world were all one color?
You could choose the color beforehand.
Maybe green. Every shade of green.
Or blue. Every hue of blue.

The sky, the ground, the ocean,
the trees, the birds, the butterflies,
everything that flies or runs or crawls,
including you of course.

Would…

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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.