“Explaining a Peace Sign to a Toddler” …. responses to the last Wednesday Writing Prompt

.reflect. & .that feeling, that.

published in The Poet by Day

my thanks to G Jamie Dedes

THE POET BY DAY



THE LAST WEDNESDAY WRITING PROMPT June 21: Times and places of peace leave no scars to jog our memories and stoke the fires of our hope. Remember peace or imagine it: What would a world at peace look like?

My own poem that accompanied the prompt was about re-imagining a war torn place – Syria – into peace. Some have taken the prompt and pointed it at inner peace or the personal experience of a peaceful moment, both of which would be the everyday norms of a peaceful world. S.E. Ingram writes about explaining peace to a child … and it is peace to that child when he and his brother stop hitting one another. And so it is with the world at large.

Thanks to all who came out to play.


EXPLAINING A PEACE-SIGN TO A TODDLER

It never occurred to me how impossible
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