What does a peace poet look like?
And how do they sound?
Are they speaking out, or is their role to reflect and draw us into a different place? One we wouldn’t approach except in their company.
One thing I do suspect is that they wouldn’t sell us binary answers wrapped in simplistically charged language.
Because peace is bigger than victory.
So, let’s pause for a moment and join with all those who seek peace, especially in the current hot spots worldwide.
Let’s not forget that people are suffering, and the pall of violence is dehumanising life and destroying place and planet.
Let’s pause and seek to ‘Live like a poet’ (Satish Kumar)