Con game shame

gluttons prey on the naive

rapacity like a bad seed

egoism flaunts its game

egotists pitifully lame

desire flows wicked

What piggishness is this?

The Saturday Symphony #17 (Riddle me this…)


This week, pick a favourite riddle,

Share with us,

And tell us the answer too.

However, place your answer in the last sentence of your post,

And let your readers know where it is,

So that they can reach the end with an answer of their own.

Fae Corps PAD Challenge #20

The word choice is yours…what word makes your skin crawl? Write an Acrostic poem using it.

hint the poem is an Acrostic – Acrostic Poetry is where the first letter of each line spells a word.


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14 replies

  1. How right, and so well done.

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  2. Wow, could never have guessed greed. You did this so intricately well. Amazing work Eugi. Deep emotion in the poem too.❤️❤️ Thank you for submitting this for the Symphony 🧡

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  3. An apropos acrostic for most politicians!

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  4. This is an innovative take, Ma’am!! Enjoyed. 🙂

    Liked by 1 person


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