Aspirational Alliteration

This competition
corrodes camaraderie

Vicious victory
from verbal vilification

Hopeful honesty
hides from hurtful humour

Bonding betrayed
by bloodied besting

Stop senseless slaughter!
Souls strive so sadly

Unity ultimately
undoes unfair undermining

Hands holding,
highlighting hopeful hearts.

(c) Helen Valentina 2013, All Rights Reserved

About Helen

I'm drawn to blogging as a way to share ideas and consider what makes us who we are. Whether it's in our working life or our creativity, expression is a means to connect.
This entry was posted in Air, Poetry and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

10 Responses to Aspirational Alliteration

  1. Uncle Tree says:

    Positively pontifical and politely to the point!
    Love it! 🙂 Great job with your lines!
    Peace to you, Helen.
    Cheerz! UT

  2. “Hopeful honesty
    hides from hurtful humour”

    You’ve hit the nail on the head with that one. Very good.

  3. rawencounterswithestella says:

    Love the last tiny paragraph. 🙂

  4. Mike says:

    Had to read it again to confirm but yes, it is a complete and grammatically correct sentence and that alone has me in awe. I thought I was bad when it came to overuse of this much maligned style but yours is fully sick! I bow to your supremacy and will never again chide myself for flogging this particular horse to death with a pen. Very well done (and pretty hard work too I’d guess).

  5. Dagenn says:

    Oh, oh my. 🙂

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s