Love this so much! Yes, words should be felt on the lips, tongue and throat, the belly, and the heart where they can inspire and elevate us and connect us with what is sticky and smooth, sweet and tart, crisp and crunchy...thank you for this most delicious poem and its humane and human insights!

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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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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.