Genius in a Bottle
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Genius in a Bottle

Dear Genie

Gracie Plots Her Escape

A chicken struggles in the country

Gracie couldn’t take one more day with Barry. Who did he think she was? She was a chicken; she wasn’t dumb. She could clearly see something was going on between Nellie and him. They were all under one coop and even though the farmer advertised their eggs as “Pasture-Raised”, they didn’t really have that much space to roam…



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Carlos Garbiras

Storyteller sorting out the deeply ingrained neurosis of a topsy-turvy upbringing in Colombia.|| || Unequivocally Ambiguous Cultural Critiques