Lost Child

Giving way to quiet,
a rolling wave
brushes the broad earth
with the breath of stillness,
soothing the hurts
of thought and worry,
the dark plains
of loss and want,
guiding gently
the lost child
we once knew as peace.




Photograph by Patrick Orleman


8 Responses to “Lost Child”

  1. Eric Dunn says:

    I love this one….Thanks Don!

  2. Bill Dare says:

    Would that a rolling wave of Peace rolls thru the Lands of our Earth Home starting w the vibration of Peace within my own Heart. Feel Free to join me ALL.

  3. Pichay says:

    Is it unmanly to express tenderness of heart? Your word is soothing, and healing, Don. Thank you.

  4. Bridget says:


  5. Bill Gordon says:

    I like it….we need a wave of Peace these days amid the turmoil.

  6. Athena Coleman says:

    I love the thought of Peace as a lost child. Let us each parent this and bring lasting Peace into this world.

  7. Ronnie Lim says:

    Beautiful, Don. I feel this in my heart, my soul.

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