Thursday, 23 September 2010

A is for Ambition - Mrs. Jenny Matlock's Alphabe-Thursday - Round 2- A

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Today is Thursday and we begin a new round, Round 2 of Mrs. Jenny Matlock's Alphabe-Thursday. This week's letter is A. My A-word is Ambition:

A is for Ambition

Ambition. The wish to ascend.
Making others shiver, creep and sink.
Bigger. Let no one you offend.
In any case, you ought to think,
To what end you aim your desire?
Is it to be those you admire?
Or something else that you require?
Not insight? What then, you aquire?

Today, I am not feeling that ambitious, but I do wish everyone who visits here a wonderful week!

First Commenter:

RNSANE of Charmen's Chronicles

To visit other posts about the letter A, please go to this site.

Jenny Matlock


RNSANE said...

Great job, Anna!!!

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Pearl Maple said...

Great post, ambition is something we sould all have a bit of

Coralie Cederna Johnson said...

Ambition! Love your poem!
Happy Alphabet Day!

Julienne said...

Anna that's fun. I think perhaps it is ambition that I lack otherwise I would have stayed on the straight and narrow...but then I would have missed my avenues and missed you! Take care, thanks for visiting and staying. Julienne

Anonymous said...

You know, too much ambition could be a bad thing, too. although, I guess to much wouldn't hurt every once in a while, huh? Yummy apple!

Terra said...

well Anna for not feeling ambitious that was an excellent post. I soaked in each and every word!

Rocky Mountain Woman said...

My ambition seems to be lost these days..I barely made it out of bed for class this morning!

Viki said...

Clever way to do your Alphabe-Thursday post. I liked it. Good job.

Sue said...

What a fun idea for your post, Anna. I liked it!


JDaniel4's Mom said...

It really makes me think about what I want to get out of blogging. Great post.

magsmcc said...

Oh I'm too tired to be ambitious!

Ann said...

Ambition, I think I used to have that years ago. I just can't remember where I put
Love your poem.


I am not ambitious tonight except for getting to bed on time, for once. What is on time anyway? Nice post!

And Miles To Go... said...

have a wonderful week too!

Melinda Cornish said...

sometimes I feel very ambitous, sometimes not at all....I wish I did all the time......

Personalized Sketches and Sentiments said...

Great A post and awesome way with words :o)

Blessings & Aloha!
Thank you for stopping by! And I really do understand fullly having to have a limit of blog time! Hope you find the job that fits best for you :o) Come back any time!

Jo said...

it's late ... so i am winding down and not ambitious at all ... wonderful post!

Brenda said...

Great poem on Ambition. I just had a good time with some friends and have no ambition left for this day.

Pondside said...

That was a great take on 'A'. Ambition is something that was more important when I was younger - it has wanned as I have become wiser!

H said...

Great acrostic Anna and interesting insight on ambition!

Jenny said...

Ambition combined with a great acrostic... gee, Anna, a doubly cool stop for Alphabe-Thursday.

I liked this insight. I've not seen you write a lot like this and I really enjoyed it.

Thank you for linking.


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