Peace Renga


Clear crystal dew drops
cascade from weeping willows
filling the Koi pond

iridescent circles grow
a frog drinks the falling tears

orbiting beyond
earthbound sorrow, birds call souls
to return to air

Poets in order of stanza appearance: M. Zane McClellan, Merril D. Smith, Kerfe Roig

Poets for Peace is sponsoring a community renga to promote using words “to light the way” towards a better world.  The last stanza of the poem, above, is my contribution this week, adding to the two previous weeks’ stanzas.  You have until midnight each Friday to add your own thoughts to the chain, here.

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12 responses to “Peace Renga”

  1. merrildsmith says :

    Beautiful, Kerfe! Thanks for putting them together. I love the way it moves from earthbound sorrow to joy rising to the sky with the birds–and how that is reflected in your collage.

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  2. Jodi says :

    The colors alone speak peace.

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  3. colorpencil2014 says :

    I really like the mandala like artworks , colors shapes and is beautiful! have a great weekend, Johanna

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  4. Charlie O'Shields (doodlewash) says :

    This is just lovely! Peace and light shining. 😍

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  5. davisbrotherlylove says :

    Beautiful collage and stanza, Kerfe. Fits very well with the others.

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  6. jeandrawingaday says :

    So calm, beautiful!

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