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Acrostic Poems | Acrostic Examples

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Acrostic poetry is a type of poem in which the first or the last letters of the lines form a name, topic, or word, etc. So, when reading acrostic poems vertically, the theme, phrase, or word is discernable. However, there is more to acrostic. What is an acrostic in poetry (complete definition)?

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Life is the baptism of fire cleansing all sin if we falL Instilled in the teachings of man's origins, Gods alumnI Fused by the heart and mind all forgiving, Time is brieF Entrusted to mankind from the beginning,...Read the rest...
Categories: forgiveness, life, peace, spiritual,
Form: Acrostic



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Categories: children,
Form: Acrostic
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Life desiccated derelict in the desolate desert Infuses perennial peace of placid oasis in heart Feels in serene essence the spiritual sublimity Emanating from the heavenly horizon of divinity. ...Read the rest...
Categories: peace, spiritual,
Form: Acrostic
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Let the wind blow the sails while the waves hit hard. Imagine yourself on your dream boat on the ocean. Feel the breeze that every day caresses your body. Enjoy every second, embrace that moment as the last...Read the rest...
Categories: adventure, allegory, blessing, confidence,
Form: Acrostic
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Life with it's ups and down's I love you day and night Family and friends make Every moment extra special...Read the rest...
Categories: day, family, friend, love,
Form: Acrostic



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Lovers start it off by having fun. It's not them who deal with what's begun. First, the doctor smacks you and you cry. Even worse things happen. Then you die....Read the rest...
Categories: humor, life,
Form: Acrostic
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~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Love is a quiet emotion that becomes a part of the oxygen needed to breathe. Intimacy transcends the physical; it’s the act of connecting deeply at a soul level. Faith is seeing light with your heart when...Read the rest...
Categories: life,
Form: Acrostic
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LOVE speaks in millions of untaught languages I was bathed in the love of my grandmother FAMILY, faith, and friends; the music of life EMPTINESS in life needs only to make room for love...Read the rest...
Categories: life, love,
Form: Acrostic
LIFE
LIFE Life is an unexpected state to seE I do wonder, is it when or even iF For some so inclined the life of PI Ever inspired, or maybe not at alL ...Read the rest...
Categories: life,
Form: Acrostic
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Like a great beast Its age set course Futures the feast Exits ones corpse...Read the rest...
Categories: analogy, death, future, growing
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member THE LIFE
.L ive In F ellowship E ternally...Read the rest...
Categories: christian, life,
Form: Acrostic
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Lingering memories, children Infinite laughter and joy Forever family, by your side Eternal love and happiness ...Read the rest...
Categories: blessing, family,
Form: Acrostic
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Live long and prosper* In spite of your death desire; Find the releasing pit, Empty your anguish into it. *Leonard Nimoy as Mr. Spock, Star Trek...Read the rest...
Categories: angst,
Form: Acrostic
Thirsty For Your Light
Be the rising Moon in my dark nights, for I am thirsty for your light. Rumi Thirsty as a dry and parched rose in the dessert Her liquid light of effervescent blue is calling me...Read the rest...
Categories: appreciation, moon,
Form: Acrostic
Yesterday
H. G. Wells: "If you fell down yesterday, stand up today! You saw me blush at my latest mistakes, Even laughed, for heaven’s sake, Slipping, sliding, into the mud, Twisting, turning, I knew this wasn’t good, Everyone somehow, holds on...Read the rest...
Categories: courage, word play,
Form: Acrostic

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Definition | What is Acrostic in Poetry?

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