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One earth, one land, shared by all (poem for peace)

15 Nov

Dmites forest 447
Peace is around us

One earth, one land, shared by all

One earth, one land, shared by all
One people under the living sun
One chance to hear harmony’s call
Echoed from when the world begun

One life is ours, a journey we share
From creation until our time ends
And in that time, it is for us to care
To love, to laugh and to make friends

Too short for anger, too precious to hate
Our lives should be a gift to mankind
And as for forgiveness, it is never too late
To seek peace and to open our mind

To share our ways, to hold out our hand
To not let hate win, nor hide behind fear
One people, one life, one earth and one land
Let us reach out and let others draw near

Jenny M L (14/11/15)


This is just one of over 250 poems I have written. The Poem Index gives a full list of all of the poems you can find on this site. Some poems have been grouped into themes on their own pages: 

Poetic Thoughts – For reflection and contemplation.
Hope and Inspiration – Encouragement and hope in those moments of searching
Inner reflection – Inner reflection of emotions and forgiveness.
Love and Joy  – The love in our hearts and the joy of living.
The Natural World – Nature and its seasons, of rivers and raindrops.
Animals and Pets – The blackbird greeting the dawn, the cat sleeping on the bed.
Time alone with God – Reflections with God, regardless of what you believe.
Christian Poetry – The Gospels and their stories.
Remembrance and Grief – Of those we have lost. (Some have been read at funerals)
Sadness and despair – Those sad moments that we sometimes have to face


 Jenny M L ~ Contact Details: Contact



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