Unite for peace

an uneasy world

war is at the doorstep

what do you expect me to do?

don't lose hope to obstacles

and rise above the chaos

praise unforgotten calm

Reena’s Xploration Challenge #219

Include the sentence somewhere in your piece.

“War is at the doorstep. What do you expect me to do?”

-Eugi

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About Eugenia

“I would rather be amongst forest animals and the sound of nature, than amongst city traffic and the noise of man.” Anthony D. Williams.
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72 Comments

  1. Far away as you are, but people are dying in the streets of Ukraine!
    This afternoon a ship flying the flag of Moldovia was shot upon and crew members were wounded . . .!
    The state of Moldovia is. by the way. a NATO member nation! NATO, however. claims that they will
    defend every inch of NATO territory !? Exceptt shipping then . . .?

  2. I am aware of what is going on in the Ukraine. There is nothing good that comes out of war and I find this a very disturbing situation.

  3. Well penned Eugenia.

    Provocative verse. But true. What are we to do? We are the people and yet are we listened to … really? What are we to do.

  4. It’s such a heart punch!

  5. If only those in “power” would read your words, understand and heed them.

  6. https://brigidfaye.com/2022/02/25/war/

    It’s a song, what can I do but say prayers for you?

  7. Beautifully expressed Eugenia

  8. My heart is breaking! I am praying and praying for Ukraine right now 🙏💔😥 I don’t know what else to do.

  9. A foreseeable world war is looming indeed. Putin and his cronies have decided to put their power on the pedestals and try the patience of the whole world. 😌 Quite unfortunate indeed!

  10. Well said, Eugenia!

  11. What we do depends on whether we want to stoop to their level

  12. May the positive energy spread! Amen!

  13. More folks need to question why some need to mislead… greedy leadership.
    We need to redirect positive force to end all wars.

  14. Rise above the chaos!
    And fight for our countryman’s lives.

  15. Beautiful Eugi, let’s all hope and pray there is finally more peace in this world. ❤️

  16. Excellent poem Eugi!
    I want to talk to Putin…try to explain that he is doing the worst thign possible…I am one person. He would laugh in my face; in all our faces!
    He does NOT want Ukraine to join the EU…that is why he is waging war…..
    How does the world deal with a dictator???
    {{hugs}} BellaSita Mum (Sherri-Ellen) & purrss of peace from BellaDharma

  17. I have a friend who relocated to Ukraine last year, she hasn’t responded to chars today, as it hasn’t been delivered up until now. I only hope she and others are safe.

    Everything happening in Ukraine right now is so disturbing and quite sad.

  18. These words fit in perfectly with the mix of emotions I am circulating through and provide ground for peace to rest upon!

  19. By the way Eugenia l just wanted to say Thank you for commenting on the other blog. It’s genuinely appreciated. The constructive comments help enormously.

    • My pleasure, Rory, and I am glad I can help. I’ve noticed things about both of your blogs that are helping me with my blog. 😉

  20. Very well said Eugi..💛🙏

  21. Wanna know more about Russia-Ukraine war….check my profile…

  22. Beautiful.. Hope and praying are all we can do now! 😔

  23. Life By Mehreen

    It’s a very difficult time for everyone I hope people find some kind of peace and the war doesn’t ruin people’s lives as it always does. God be with them.

  24. Wow superb

  25. Beautifully penned

  26. Very well written. Unite for peace is the best option.

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  28. A timely plea for hope in Ukraine

  29. Beautifully written. All we can do is work for peace and call out the crimes of war!

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