This has long been one of my pet peeves; how, much more than we realize, we take our concept of love from pop songs and culture. I absolutely cringe when I hear someone in a love song croon" I am no one without your love..." How many healthy lives and healthy relationships have been warped by that thought...

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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.