Are There Shadows in Summer?

If so, I scarcely see them

Deborah Barchi
2 min readMar 7, 2023


Photo by Ben Wilkins on Unsplash

Are there shadows
in summer?
If so,
I scarcely
see them.

Like a child, too often my attention is drawn
to what is bright and new.



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.