Fire Twin

For DVerse’s “in my element” , which is inspired by the elements and the zodiac. 


Born two months early,

Like I was willing to risk

Danger to see the world

A little sooner —

 

And my soul knew who

It really was: a twin,

Born under a fire sign,

Burning, burning —

 

13 thoughts on “Fire Twin

  1. I am an air sign; Gemini, who was born with competing genes, the sign of the twins. If we have any say-so, between lives, I guess I wouldn’t have had it any other way

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  2. Oh this is so interesting! I’ve never thought about those born “early” who may actually have more traits of their due date sign. And you even skipped over earth (Taurus, I presume) from one dynamic element to another. Cool poem. No, hot I mean:)

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  3. I was a premature baby but I don’t know when my due date was. I often wonder what my star sign would have been. I’m told I’m Leo Cancer rising but the rising sign would have been different too.This poem expresses much of how I feel!

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