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alight alliteration

a sacred sparrow hovers over the sage, she flutters a feather giving gift of a page the alliteration lights with a spiral of sparks, and the quickening quill darts to dazzle the dark worlds of wonder sing through my mind, and building a bastion with mosaic designs I now leave lines of crumbs and seed, praying the sparrow comes back to feed light on the language and with a little chagrin, I unfurl this page to a wintering wind.

Copyright © | Year Posted 2010

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Date: 6/6/2010 5:54:00 AM
Beautiful poem Jaynes, you do seem to have a way with words in rhyme >> James
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Date: 6/5/2010 6:50:00 AM
this really beautiful Jayne :) your title sure gives a nice preview of what's in store in your poem--very nice use of alliteration!! enjoyed reading this very much :)
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Date: 6/5/2010 6:12:00 AM
That's what poets do, Jayne, "leave lines of crumbs and seed" in hopes they will feed the minds of readers. Great use of alliteration to bring across your message! Love, Carolyn
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Date: 6/5/2010 6:09:00 AM
I enjoyed the nice imagery
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