Sloth( Acedia)

This fifth poem is a part of the anthology of poems based on the Seven deadly sins. Do read the previous ones too, if you haven’t yet. Sloth(Acedia) - excessive laziness or the failure to act and utilize one’s talents. Thou seest how sloth wastes the sluggish body, as water is corrupted unless it moves. - Ovid A … Continue reading Sloth( Acedia)

Jealousy (Envy)

This poem is a part of the anthology of poems based on the Seven deadly sins. Jealousy(Envy): the desire to have an item or experience that someone else possesses “Jealousy, that dragon which slays love under the pretense of keeping it alive. ” ― H. Havelock Ellis Jealousy A vice, a sin one of the … Continue reading Jealousy (Envy)

Greed ( Avaritia)

This fourth poem is a part of the anthology of poems based on the Seven deadly sins. Do read the previous ones too, if you haven't yet. Greed(Avaritia): an excessive pursuit of material possessions. “He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.” ― Socrates A … Continue reading Greed ( Avaritia)

Lust (Luxuria)

This third poem is a part of the anthology of poems based on the Seven deadly sins.Do read the previous ones too, if you haven't yet. Lust(luxuria/fornication) - The need to fulfill intense sexual desire, which leads to fornication, adultery, rape, bestiality, and other immoral sexual acts. “In love the other is important; in lust you are important” ― Osho A lecherous … Continue reading Lust (Luxuria)

Gluttony (Gula)

This is the second poem in the anthology of poems based on the Seven deadly sins. Do read the previous ones too, if you haven't yet. Gluttony(Gula) - Similar to greed, but gluttony is the action of taking too much of something in being indifferent to others. Gluttony is an emotional escape, a sign something is eating us. ----Peter De Vries Incessant … Continue reading Gluttony (Gula)