Just Jot it January & Stream of Consciousness Saturday. OC.

This is Day 20 of #jusjojan and as it’s a Saturday it is time for #SoCs.. Our prompt is to start our post with a word beginng with oc. There are extra points for ending with oc. Well I could not manage to end in oc I finished with an ok but I did do an Acrostic Nonet.

LindaGHill has given us to letters O & C .

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Oceanaria Acrostic Nonet

Octopus are you happy in there

Captive to our view it’s not fair

Everyone stops to watch your

Antics, but are you happy

No one really knows

Arms flail about

Rings of blue

Ink runs

Amok

24 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Ritu
    Jan 20, 2018 @ 06:36:26

    Very clever sis 😊

    Reply

  2. robbiesinspiration
    Jan 20, 2018 @ 07:22:34

    Very well done, Willow.

    Reply

    • willowdot21
      Jan 20, 2018 @ 07:27:14

      Thanks Robbie. Aquariums are a wonderful chance to let us see sea creatures and for marine biologists to study them…. Yet I can’t help feeling for the creatures because they are captive. πŸ’œπŸ’œ

      Reply

  3. Jane Dougherty
    Jan 20, 2018 @ 10:20:00

    I agree! Very clever πŸ™‚

    Reply

  4. Judy E Martin
    Jan 20, 2018 @ 12:49:16

    Beautifully written, Willow. πŸ™‚

    Reply

  5. J-Dub
    Jan 20, 2018 @ 14:38:37

    Now I know what a nonet is. Thanks for sharing.

    Reply

  6. Betty Hayes Albright
    Jan 20, 2018 @ 16:31:36

    Nicely written, Willow. I too feel bad for the octopus behind glass and any other caged creature.

    Reply

  7. Eden
    Jan 20, 2018 @ 23:15:01

    It’s a fine line between knowing if what we might learn and discover about our fellow creatures is worth their loss of agency in captivity.

    Reply

  8. Capt Jill
    Jan 22, 2018 @ 02:18:31

    nice job!

    Reply

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