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"Pomology" by Kim Roberts

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August 10, 2017
 

Pomology

 
Kim Roberts
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About This Poem

 

"This poem really did start with a cryptic text message from my housemate. But I was thinking, as well, of the forbidden fruit in the Genesis story that tradition suggests was an apple, but scholars now suggest was more likely an apricot."
—Kim Roberts

 

Kim Roberts is the author of The Scientific Method (WordTech Editions, 2017). Roberts coedits Beltway Poetry Quarterly and the Delaware Poetry Review. She lives in Washington D.C.

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The Scientific Method

(WordTech Editions, 2017)

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