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"What Remains" is a collection of 31 of Barbara Parchim's poems – published and unpublished.  These poems span love, loss, renewal and joy as well as intimate feelings and connections  experienced in nature over a lifetime.  They convey stories of the places we call home and our relationship to the landscapes that nourish us.  

The book is enhanced by the original artwork of Pam Haunschild (  The art illuminates subjects of the poetry.

"Parchim's poetry gently fondles the intimate heart of Mother Nature -- earth and sky, love and loss."  - Thomas Carlisle, Poet

"Barbara’s ecologically-based poetry foretells trouble ahead for our world, but on a keenly observed personal scale."   - Steve Utt, climate scientist

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