War and Pieces #Barathon

The leader of the world lived in his little bubble
Attacking those who didn’t agree with him
For his foes, he caused a whole lotta trouble,
By giving bombing orders on a mere whim;
The resulting war, made the world pretty grim
Deaths of innocents caused great uproar
While the world fell to pieces in blood and gore

(c) Sanch V @ Sanch Writes (23 June 2017)

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This has been written as part of the Bar-A-Thon 2 Challenge prompt War and Pieces. I have also managed to use the theme ‘Seven‘ by using the poetic form Rime Royal which is a seven-line stanza with the rhyme scheme a/b/a/b/b/c/c/

  1. Marquessa

    June 23, 2017 at 11:10 am

    Great piece! I admire writers like you who are talented with prose and poetry. Cheers!

  2. Esha

    June 23, 2017 at 12:28 pm

    So true…Your poem reminds us how war brings so much bloodshed and gore to the fore! Lovely take on the prompt.
    My post for today: https://blogsbyesha.wordpress.com/2017/06/23/seven-memorable-skywatch-shots/

  3. Balaka

    June 23, 2017 at 6:21 pm

    Good take on the mindless wars going all over the world..

  4. Varadharajan

    June 23, 2017 at 9:24 pm

    Reminds me of the Guns n Roses song ‘Civil War’. Very well written. The first line says everything. Cheers

  5. Ranjini

    June 23, 2017 at 10:45 pm

    Indeed a very tiny bubble I’d say!

  6. Shantala

    June 24, 2017 at 4:03 am

    Very well written, and unfortunately very representative of the times we live in.
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  7. dipika singh

    June 24, 2017 at 1:26 pm

    That’s the prose of the hour… Guns, Battles, war, bombs A fight to claim – I AM THE MOST POWERFUL.
    loved your take

  8. Asmita

    June 24, 2017 at 5:20 pm

    Why did this remind me of Hitler? Nice piece of work Sanch.

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  9. inkingexpressions

    June 25, 2017 at 3:41 am

    That’s sad story about the pointless wars being fought which give nothing to the world except the broken pieces!
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  10. Akshata

    June 26, 2017 at 9:33 pm

    A few words but aptly talks about the unfortunate events we see all around us
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