Genius in a Bottle
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Genius in a Bottle

Poetry and Music

Two Twins Closely Intertwined

Photo by Jessica Felicio on Unsplash

Twins, but not identical.
From their genesis, so alike.
Two virgin, shapely torches,
sparking fire, birthing light.

Poems hum their own melody,
while music nods and flirts
with sweet, amorphous voices
that sometimes mate with words.



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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.