Tag Archives: Peace

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Written for:  Carpe Diem Seven Days Before Christmas 2017 #7 Christmas stress (meditation) New Year’s Eve the sound of fireworks resonates against the snow after the fireworks the rustling of bare branches nothing has changed © Chèvrefeuille (our host) Here is … Continue reading

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seven days away

Written for:  Carpe Diem Haiku Kai Seven Days Before Christmas 2017 #1 again peace “Keep on wishing and hoping that there once will be a time of global peace. Let us, here at Carpe Diem Haiku Kai, keep that wish, that … Continue reading

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serenity

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1323 serenity (quote from Paul Coehlo’s “The Witches of Portobello” […] “Naturally, if she respected the brush that she used, she would realize that in order to learn to write she must cultivate serenity and elegance. And … Continue reading

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Peace Day

Written for:  Poetic Asides November 2017 Chapbook Challenge – Day 22 For today’s prompt, take the phrase “(blank) Day;” replace the blank with a word or phrase; make the new phrase the title of your poem; and then, write your … Continue reading

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Hope In Chains

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #318 Words:  quake, ding, hope, brace, crossroads, lock, faux, rebel, chain, bottom, pen, chase Lock my hope in chains at the bottom of Rebel’s Hill at the crossroads. When citizens stop quaking, stop bracing … Continue reading

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Look Inside

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Peace Make peace the mood and motif of your poem. She wanted so to be tranquil, to be someone who took walks in the late-afternoon sun, listening to the birds and crickets and feeling the … Continue reading

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Neighborhood Fear

Written for:  Poetic Asides #393 Write a pieces poem. Neighbors knew he carried a piece, prayed his lease would soon be up.    all they wanted was a little peace Bully since childhood, he did not cease, becoming a gangster–ruthless, … Continue reading

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A Part Of

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #297 You are not a saint; I am not a sinner. Though you pray in lace shawl, and say you believe, and I live in Wonderland, we are both parts of life’s spiral–whirling, spinning, … Continue reading

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A Woman Speaks Out

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #294 Words:  single, grin, slack, trim, shell, handle, strap, can, undo, live, vent, cheer She is venting, a trim single woman, a mother, orating to loud cheers at the band shell. Concert For Peace … Continue reading

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Written for:  Carpe Diem #1147 – Ise Shrine The Ise Grand Shrine, located in the city of Ise, Mie Prefecture of Japan, is a Shinto shrine dedicated to the sun goddess Amaterasu. Officially known simply as Jingū, Ise Jingū is … Continue reading

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