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Acedia Poems

Acedia Poems - Below are popular examples of all types of acedia poetry to share and read. This list of poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples for acedia.

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Some poems I can’t comprehend
I struggle reading to the end
Flaunting a complex word
Its usage quite absurd
No comments not e’en from a friend!


I love learning new words on soup but  get frustrated when I see poems peppered with long words,...Read More
Categories: acedia, anxiety, humorous, poetry, words,
Form: Limerick



Acedia
Idle hands scorching a trail
Through the Capitol
Closed mouths and hearts turn daggers
Biting our own tongues

And the streets are red rivers 
Through which they drive
golden chariots over the backs
of their forefathers

Words falter, slave and master
plebeian and patrician
And whips silence in return
They...Read More
Categories: acedia, leadership, political, rights,
Form: Free verse