Tag Archives: Peace

Do Not Waste Time

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Poetics:  Turn! Turn! Turn!  (posted by Lillian) “For everything there is a season, and a time for every purpose under heaven: a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to … Continue reading

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Unlike Minded

Written for:  The Sunday Muse #42 While vivid color and appearance is similar, minds and hearts are not. One mind races with plots and bloody hand -prints to the apex–dominant, dictator, conqueror–with shrunken heart. The other mind clearly sees people … Continue reading

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New Year Cheer

Written for:  Poetic Blomings2 – Prompt #228 – “Toasted” We come upon the end of another year. The celebratory nature of New Years Eve (Hogmanay, thanks to Poet McIllwain; the last day of the year in Scotland) has us reveling … Continue reading

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“piece of straw”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Weekend Meditation #62 – Troiku for the holidays . . . This weekend I love to challenge you to create a Troiku themed “holidays”. piece of straw blown off into emptiness a new beginning © Chèvrefeuille … Continue reading

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We All Claim

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Peace on Earth  (posted by Sumana) Every one of us loves to cherish the faith that there is still an abundance of good in this world in spite of widespread violence almost everywhere every day. … Continue reading

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Lightening

Written for:  The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #367 Words:  whistle, grief, live, peace, chill, fly, trunk, beside, gather, sting, remember, touch Flying beside me a grief-stricken whistler. I know the sting, I recall the touch. Gathered a trunkful of memories to … Continue reading

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peace prayer

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1466 – Contemplation Look at the image, let it speak to you, become one with the scene and awaken your muse. his eyes radiating love in silence © Chèvrefeuille (experimental haiku) (our host) Here is my attempt: … Continue reading

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Composite of Selves

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~”When I Think About Myself” (posted by Sumana) “What thoughts rise up when you think of yourself? Is it about the long path you’ve been walking that has almost shaped you? Is it about the … Continue reading

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Peace Mother Vs. The Orange Menace

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads  “If You Meet The Hero On The Road . . . (Posted by Brendan) “Why are heroes popular, well, usually that’s us in there, wearing the mask of Hero, besting and wresting, clubbing and … Continue reading

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Crashing Wave

Written for:  Poetics Aside 2018 April PAD Challenge – Day 28 Take the phrase (blank) Wave, replace blank with word or phrase, make new phrase title of your poem, and the, write your poem. Looking out at the water, I … Continue reading

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