A peace movement is spreading around the globe.
Globe with People(atlascompany) Being committed to honesty and truth. Building trust with others. Civility, justice, kindness, and tolerance. According to ‘Live and Let Live’, these are the bedrock principles of their world-wide peace movement and is “the world’s most important endeavor”.
Global Event Promotes Pursuit of Peace
Linda Williams enjoys the convention program with a friend.*. 2022 “Pursue Peace” Convention Unites 239 Countries in More Than 500 Languages. Against the tragic backdrop of a historic conflict in Europe, Bonita Springs will unite with millions around the globe to promote the timely theme “Pursue Peace” as they participate in a six-part annual event scheduled for July and August, 2022.
Opinion| A Common Man and International Prejudice
Almost eleven years have passed. Tides of death have swallowed the burnt bones of the Taliban. The faces of children have become old in these three months. The wrinkles on their faces look as if they have lived three centuries in a cruel world. They will enter the New Year with blank eyes. These thin children will stand in the dirty streets staring at people passing by, searching for their lost mothers. Their empty eyes are widened to see the dazzling lights of foreign cameras. The flashes capture their withered faces. But the children are unable to understand this drama, because they do not know that pain is the most valuable commodity in the human market. Soon these pictures will become important and the children will be left behind in the darkness. These pictures will be hung on the bright walls of galleries, but the human souls will be forgotten forever.
Poem| The UN Rides on Human Skeletons
A satirical poem on war and the role of UN. As a citizen of the earth, I expect more from UN, and wish peace for all the people without any discrimination of race or religion. This poem is a song of peace sung by my heart.
It’s Your Time for a Peaceful, Stress-free Life
I had not realized that what I thought was a calm and relaxed life was merely the tip of what the true meaning is. After raising my children and trying to maintain sanity within our family household, I finally learned what living a relaxed life is. I enjoyed being a wife and raising my children. It’s just that when you are in that role there barely is any “me” time to think about relaxing.
How To Get Your Life Back Into Balance
Maybe we are in a time of uncertainty, our daily routines are mixed up and we often don't know what to do next. We understood! We have put together 6 steps to restore calm and balance to your daily life.
Goodbye, Gene (fictional)
This is a work of fiction. I walked past your room today and saw the empty bed with your clothes neatly folded on the side table. They said you left early and didn't say good-bye to anyone. Just tipped your hat like you usually did when you saw us walking past. You will be missed. Especially when you said a smile that reaches your eyes will brighten anyone's day.
Talks Between Russia and Ukraine Over "Ceasefire"
Since the attack last week, Russia & Ukraine met Monday for their first talks, delegates from the capital, Kyiv, demanded an immediate "ceasefire." On Monday, Western economic sanctions against Moscow had significant consequences, as the ruble reached its record low, and the Russian Central Bank increased interest rates to over 20 percent.
The Russia-Ukraine Conflict In A Nutshell
The ongoing conflict in Ukraine has created a heated discussion amongst people all over the world. Currently, Putin is trying to invade Ukrainian land that he wants to claim as part of Russia, but Ukrainian leaders are not going down without a fight.
Meditation for Peace in Ukraine
Yesterday, the international community looked on as Russia launched a full-scale invasion of the country of Ukraine. Many of us are probably feeling powerless in the face of this international strife.
New York City Held a Special Place in MLK's Heart
Dr. Martin Luther King's dream lives on . . .(Minnesota Historical Society/Wikimedia Commons) America's 'most liberal city' was special to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. New York City — Someone asked King for his definition of love. "Love is the greatest force in the universe," King answered. "It is the heartbeat of the moral cosmos. He who loves is a participant in the being of God."
I Was Feeling Anxious
Solar, Chicken & A Beautiful DayMichelle Kennagh/Whiskey n Sunshine Off-Grid. We were in a hurry to move in mode after signing for the house. We didn’t have time to think about much. Moving out of the storage units, going to work almost every day, unpacking boxes, and, Repeatedly for several weeks. As we were settling in, I caught myself getting anxious on occasion. Why? We were getting unpacked; finally, the water, heat, and batteries ran. Things were going well. It was beautiful, quiet, such a peaceful oasis. Friends would come by to see us, place and hear the story over and over of how we got here, Our hopes and dreams for this place, and ourselves. Finally, our son came home, saw the house and land. He knew this was where we should be.
Hiking around Memorial Lake State Park
Easy hike around chilly Memorial Lake with up close views of the dam and bridge.
Ideas: How to Get Into the Holiday Spirit
At Christmas time, there are lots of holiday-based activities you can enjoy. If you are sick of the same old games and work luncheons, try this to get your groove on. I've put together a few ideas to help you get into the Christmas spirit this year. Put on your favorite Christmas tunes from when you were growing up and getting into your groove, and maybe some of your most recent favorites too.