Kiss of Peace

Filled with moonlight,
I stand quietly by the sea.
Under shining stars
the night’s dark embrace
leaves the kiss of peace
on my grizzled cheek.
I scratch my thanks
on the morning tablet
to cheer our footsteps
as we wander in the miracle
of life on Earth.























Reading of “Kiss of Peace”


5 Responses to “Kiss of Peace”

  1. Tom Figel says:

    Don, you’re right. It is a miracle and your talent with expression and insight helps us understand the majesty of it. Thanks.

  2. Mary Minton says:

    Your imagery almost makes me feel the kiss… Beautiful.

  3. PenDell Pittman says:

    “Blessed are the peacemakers for they will be called children of God.”
    Don, you’re an artistically articulate peacemaker whose sublime “scratchings” cheer my footsteps in ways I respect and protect as a kiss of Peace from the Father. Thank You for You!

  4. Will Wilkinson says:

    Your deft touch with words weaves healing spells!

  5. Chris W Dalengas says:

    Don, Very evocative and peaceful.

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