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By Mother CombsPublished 27 days ago 1 min read

P - Putting off what needs doing

R - Real stress produced from waiting too long

O - Obsessively overplanning until the last minute

C - Cunctation causing anxiety

R - Rash-inducing tension caused by last-second decisions

A - A frenzied episode

S - Seconds from the deadline

T - Time wasted away

I - Ire caused by the stressed

N - No rest till completed if you wait too long

A - A task almost not completed

T - Trying to work up the want to to start the task in the first place

I - Indecision up to the end

O - Overly disorganized scheduling

N - Nervous energy pent up inside

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Comments (16)

  • Jay Kantor25 days ago

    Dear StepMom: You Cunctation~Tardy old me..! j.in.l.a.

  • This describes so much of my life

  • Chelas Montanye26 days ago


  • Well-wrought! Extra points for "cunctation"!

  • Kalina Bethany26 days ago

    Mood! Good explanation Mother C!!!

  • Kenny Penn26 days ago

    Clearly a fellow procrastinator! 😂 lol you nailed it, MC

  • Caroline Craven26 days ago

    This is brill! And describes me perfectly! I think procrastination should be my middle name!

  • Ameer Bibi26 days ago

    Well described and beautifully organised, wonderfully packed Rock it

  • Fly Alone26 days ago

    Well-ordered and meaningful...!

  • ROCK 26 days ago

    Ugh, me preparing to go away from home for a holiday. I'm so "stressed"; in May I packed for a trip and took 14 pairs of socks then realised I only had one extra pair of underwear, 😂. I hope you are okay over there! 🙏

  • A great acrostic, wonderfully put together

  • I've missed you! So sorry you're going through this 🥺 Sending you lots of love and hugs ❤️

  • A nice acrostic poem. Loved it.

  • Hannah Moore26 days ago

    Ah, my life!

  • Mariann Carroll26 days ago

    Excellent work. Procrastinating is certainly something we want to conquer but we will in our own procrastination time. I feel I might not have the stamina(mental&physical) to tackle certain task at the moment

  • Babs Iverson27 days ago

    Wonderful acrostic poem.!!! Loved it!!!❤️❤️💕

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