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Nat Geo and Processes of Poetry, of Peace

I’m linking here to my new blog article on my other site, “The Real McCoy: A Take on Poetry” at

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Sacred Sister: The Poetry and Vision of Joy Harjo

To read Joy Harjo’s poetry, particularly Conflict Resolution, is to feel like we’re in the presence of a vatic voice . . . . Continue reading

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100 Thousand Poets for Change

It’s happening in Africa. It’s happening in England. It’s happening right here. Around the globe, over 500 live and/or streaming events will happen on Saturday, September 28 in support of peace and sustainability. Tens of thousands of poets, artists, musicians, … Continue reading

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It’s not the falling flakes that halt mebut the quick gust that kicks them,not tenacity of brown leaves clinging to the branchbut how the white shawl settles there, not blackness bleeding on the porous page of the worldbut the sponge … Continue reading

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International Day of Peace and Poetry

Did you read or write a poem to share on September 21st, the International Day of Peace? Share it here if you have permission, or give us the author, title, and book where we can find it. Related articles International … Continue reading

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New Sites

Formerly Poetry for Peace, this site is now dubbed Poetry for Peace and Justice. You might also be interested in the administrator’s poetry blog. Click here for The Real McCoy.  

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The Slim Blade

I’ve been writing meditative poetry for years. In these poems I try to convey a sense of spiritual struggle all seekers share. Here’s the most recent product of this quest: Along the slim blade that divides time from timelessness, a … Continue reading

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