''A Sonnet on Genius,'' RefreshedGeniuses are so very rare, a kind
unto themselves: souls who are led by God's
inspiration and manifest powers of mind,
insight, and vision that surpass all the odds.
Some possess gifts of poetry, like Keats;
or of musical composition, like Mozart;
in the sciences and arts, some perform feats
of creativity that quicken the heart.
The inspired gifts of genius are a tool
conferred by the Nine Muses to create
art, music, and science to uplift the fool:
to elevate him to a more dignified state.
So, if your genius be not found in this rhyme,
then give the greater gift of your precious time.
Sonnet by Ngoc Nguyen
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Written on 2020-03-27 at 04:04
Tags Poetry  Genius  Inspiration
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