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#poem-on-occasion #acrostic

By Heather HublerPublished 23 days ago 1 min read
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how often do we stop to consider

all the seeds we've sown today? the kinds of

repercussions we've chosen to

validate and lead us on the way–ever

eastward with self-righteous aspirations,

slowly selling out when life's troubles overwhelm our

tenuous hold on moral obligations


Thanks for strapping in and going along for the ride today!

Another acrostic idea that came about during a conversation with two of my sons.

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  • Grz Colm7 days ago

    Love this thoughtful acrostic and its moral ! 😊👏

  • Paul Stewart19 days ago

    Oh, this is just fantastic. Show-off. As ever...got me thinking deeply. Well bloody done.

  • D.K. Shepard21 days ago

    This is an A++ acrostic! Perfectly paired lines and vertical word

  • Oh my, that ending made me stop and stare and reread those lines. I think all of us would be able to relate to this. Loved your poem!

  • Your beginning encourages readers to keep reading and it is well done.

  • Shirley Belk22 days ago

    Brilliant take on the crux of the word

  • John Cox22 days ago

    That must have been a deep conversation to produce this brilliant treatise on the death of ideals. Wonderful, thought provoking poetry like always, Heather!

  • Cathy holmes23 days ago

    That ending though..damn.

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