salaam/shalom (be upon you)


pray in darkest hour

clouds gather on winds of war

await dawn’s faint light


as shalom reigns in heaven

may Your peace rain down on earth


This episode of CDHWT takes you to the “as is above, as below” (a very explicit religious proverb) in haiku…


6 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Björn Rudberg (brudberg)
    Nov 23, 2015 @ 23:42:13

    The similarities between the words make it extra powerful.


  2. kanzensakura
    Nov 23, 2015 @ 18:31:46

    Oh so beautiful! Simple and oh so true and what a deep heart prayer.


  3. Grace
    Nov 23, 2015 @ 17:55:16

    Every line is a beautiful prayer ~ Thanks Lyn ~


  4. Bastet
    Nov 20, 2015 @ 01:23:36

    peace of mind
    radiates the sun of peace
    even in darkness

    lovely ku …


  5. Victoria C. Slotto
    Nov 19, 2015 @ 21:46:39

    Beautifully expressed.


  6. writersdream9
    Nov 19, 2015 @ 07:59:17

    And so it shall be!


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