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Acrostically Poems

Acrostically Poems - Below are popular examples of all types of acrostically 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 acrostically.

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Bereft of CHRIST, and the very word “Christ,” 
there would be no Christmas…
since Christmas is the birth of Jesus Christ
the “Emmanuel”* Who is the Saviour
though not on December 25
as traditionally known.

Devoid of CHRIST, the remaining “mas” 
would acrostically mean “Man...Read More
Categories: acrostically, blessing, christian, christmas, faith, god, jesus, spiritual,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member RIGHT NEXT TO ME
                 Revealing the sweet way you make me feel unique
              ...Read More
Categories: acrostically, love,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Strength From The Lord
Title: Strength from the Lord

Solid and sure
True and tremendous
Realizing His Truth
Enthusiastically following His lead
Nurturing myself daily
Giving Him thanks
Trusting my soul
Heartfelt joy from Him

Forsaking all other gods
Respecting His word
Ordinary every day sinner
Magnanimously offering myself


Loving Him through prayer.
Respectful follower
Doing everything in His...Read More
Categories: acrostically, christian, god,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member The Melbourne Cup
MAJOR Australian horse-racing event, held on the first Tuesday in November each year.
LAST WON BY: "Cross Counter", ridden by Kerrin McEvoy.
BART CUMMINGS: Most successful trainer (12 wins).
ONLY FEMALE JOCKEY WINNER: Michelle Payne (2015) - "Prince of Penzance".
UNRIVALLED in...Read More
Categories: acrostically, horse, international, november, race,
Form: Acrostic
I will not be bent, and I will not break. 
No weapon or word will pierce through my skin. 
Voices and swords cannot make mountains quake. 
I'll remain firm as that mountain within. 
None will diminish the hope that I...Read More
Categories: acrostically, character,
Form: Acrostic

Perhaps the tremor was a clue, but still my Doctor did not know
A year before I got to hear that hateful word that scared me so
Reality finally kicking in ~ downhill my mind was spiralling 
Kindness and empathy from my...Read More
Categories: acrostically, how i feel, passion, strength,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Authentic
A reverie of amour and romance

Uncontrollable elusive passion.

The dolor of waking up without 

His unblushing flaunting; pleasurable

Escort walks, where blossoms do not close

Nor hues of spiritual color less diminished.

Tears of wonder and sadness, for

It was in his smile for all...Read More
Categories: acrostically, grief, love,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member TOWER


            Tall tower tempting to touch torn clouds.
          ...Read More
Categories: acrostically, 12th grade, appreciation,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member BEYOUTIFUL
Believe in yourself always, be brave always

Empathy and kindness be your muses

Young at heart, keep some giggles inside

Own failure, then rise up, be resilient

Unique, only one of you in the world

Thankful, gratitude are desirable attributes

Integrity is a solid base of...Read More
Categories: acrostically, self,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Mindfulness
Is medicine for the soul. When you...
Navigate through the seven body chakras, and
Delve inside yourself, it gives you
Freedom from stressful thoughts and feelings, and
Unfettered exploration of the terra incognita. Your...
Lungs expand as you inhale, and your...
Nebulous mind becomes clear once...Read More
Categories: acrostically, encouraging, environment, peace, spiritual,
Form: Acrostic

Giraffe Stands Tall
G    golden motifs enamor a brown tapestry 
I      in galore of grace, a head is held high.
R     resplendent glory of the tallest creation 
A    ...Read More
Categories: acrostically, animal, beauty,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member A Sequoia Tree

A monumentally tall, flame-resistant tree;

Sequoia can achieve heights of between 150 and 280 feet, 
Elevations no other tree can reach. 
Qualifying it to be the world’s tallest living organism,
Unparalleled in nature's kingdom.
One of the oldest life forms on the planet...Read More
Categories: acrostically, 10th grade, 11th grade, hyperbole, image, imagery,
Form: Acrostic
I Stand Tall
I certainly know you can't miss

Seeing just how
Thrilled I am feeling
And the joy knowing
Now you love me and one
Day you will be my wife

The love we share
And the joy our
Love brings us will
Light the path of our lives forever

Acrostically I...Read More
Categories: acrostically, love, marriage,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Like A Tree Upon This Earth
Like a tree in the green forest-  I reach for the sky,
into each new dawn I pray, but Lord, I
keep secrets deep in my soul like cherished children,
enclosed in my pain and grief and anguish.

And I have fallen Lord,...Read More
Categories: acrostically, courage, strength,
Form: Acrostic

Forever dreaming of mountains
Everest towering them all
Even in daydreams I picture
Long legged eager strides as I climb
Impressive trails that are winding
Nowhere to go but up and up
Gear in hand steady for the trek

Every step a meditation
Vagrant cares parked at ground...Read More
Categories: acrostically, inspirational, introspection, mountains, nature, peace, travel, tribute,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Acrostically I Stand Tall
Acrostically speaking there is some confusion

Clear origin demands end of row execution

Rewritten meaning now calls for beginning

Of line emphasis for poetic underpinning

Start at the outset with succinct letter in mind

Then make form and message intertwined

In letters we trust because they...Read More
Categories: acrostically, literature,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Diabetes I Hate You
Dishearten me if that is your will
I have seen countless others dance in your shadows
Abandoned, alone within your grasp
Bested through your touch
Exhausted they fell
Too tired to two-step to the beat of their own hearts
Empathetic eyes closing before me for one...Read More
Categories: acrostically, sick,
Form: Acrostic
Faithfulness* of the Lord along His compassion
Assures me His comfort and presence
Imparts to my heart His goodness
Triumphantly keeps me in His care
Helps me graciously midst trials
Forgives my confessed iniquities
Upon His pardoning blood’s power...
Leading me to His love’s light
Nurturing my spirit...Read More
Categories: acrostically, appreciation, blessing, christian, faith, god, jesus, spiritual,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Lickety Split

L ost deep, the woods of tender age,

I feigned to quell my prurient rage ...

C aught amidst a gleam and glower,

K ept 'tween pages, pressed a flower.

E ach new and tragic love was meant

T o supplant that passion, abhorrent,

Y et...Read More
Categories: acrostically, analogy, life, love, time, wisdom,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Bright Beautiful Red
Big ripe Mcintosh apples found lying on the ground
Release sweet juiciness when their finders take a bite.
Ibises of scarlet stand elsewhere in the world without a sound
Gathered underneath a crimson sky awaiting night.
Hovering near bushes bursting ever rosily
Twin monarchs flutter;...Read More
Categories: acrostically, color,
Form: Acrostic

B ereft of life bequeathed wIth loss for ware
L ove cAme, then vanished, like it wasn't  THERE
U nder a Mask i Hide wherE no smile  IS
E ach day Reliving past Events long  STILL

M y inNer strength,...Read More
Categories: acrostically, blue, hope, suicide,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Noah's Grace
Noah’s Grace

Noah found grace in the sight of the Lord.
Once built an ark and put many aboard.
All the while as he prepared for the ark,
Having room for the large beasts to embark,
Sins of mankind were causing God great pain.
God washed...Read More
Categories: acrostically, bible, god,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Home Sweet Home
Home sweet home, a phrase that warms my heart,
Once I reflect on what it means to me.
My home is like a magnet...draws me in.
Enough when I'm away; take me back home.

So full of comfort broken in with life
Well used and...Read More
Categories: acrostically, home, sweet,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member PARADISE

		Places of significance to me
		Always lift my spirits for a while.
		Regal settings depicted in books
		Amaze me, but none can make me smile,
		Delight me, like Heaven, as described
		In God's Word--city of pure gold. There
		Saints bask in the Savior's love. For all
		Eternity,...Read More
Categories: acrostically, god, heaven, jesus,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Me, Acrostically Speaking
A lmost always late (unless it’s for a movie);
N ight owl though I am, I love the sun.
D imples when I smile; to dance or drive a ragtop are two things I find groovy.
R ational and “real,” I tell it...Read More
Categories: acrostically, introspectionlove,
Form: Acrostic