Tag Archives: Peace

Of Poets, Fools

In days of poetry, fools Gather to bring order To entropic endeavors Lost between the greens Growing peace and greens Bleeding lives, happiness Reigns within the limits Of sequential times And the shackles of space But oh poet, oh fool, … Continue reading

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Words – A Diamante

words spoken, written discerning, communicating, transforming abundant, distinct, earnest, scarce encompassing, humbling, elevating, wise, ethereal peace Copyright © 2014 Shainbird. All rights reserved.

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Against the Darkness – A Rispetto

The elusive tone of a flame Silhouettes against the darkness. Hues of your soul whence first you came Match the pigments of forgiveness. The light of peace against dark minds Shares the tint of love for all kinds. Bold shades … Continue reading

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Release Me

Release me past morning breath and across divides, Release me where struggle, spin and a sell subsides. Release me among the smog, cleansing souls of black, Release me to whitewashed rooms to dispel attack. Release me before bread, I’ll bring … Continue reading

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Aftermath of Peace

Ripped and abandoned Lay the drums of war, Beating hearts sounded At the dawn of peace, Peace sewed tight land That war once tore, Hearts on the mend As the fires cease, Reverberations felt To the Earth’s core, Giving inhabitants … Continue reading

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Enemy Mine – A Palindrome

Enemy Mine Told I Over schemes: Power, profits, Of dreams realizing, Indifferent, Many beguiled, Not living in freedom, Piece by piece, day-to-day As rhetoric blasts And Propaganda kills – Truth – Kills propaganda And Blasts rhetoric as Day – today, … Continue reading

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The Myth of Peace – A Tanka

Attainment of peace Echoes in the emptiness Of stomachs of war. Ever-present gluttony Talks of peace in terms of war. Copyright © 2013 Shainbird. All rights reserved. Note: Prayers for the people of Syria. In an inverse relationship, as we … Continue reading

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