The following post is copied from my main blog, Moments of Introspection. Come over for a visit!
Last year I posted 100 reasons why I blog for peace and I have decided to repost those reasons this year…
Reason #100 – So my children have a better world to live in.
Reason #99 – To stop the hatred
Reason #98 – To be free from pain
Reason #97 – Because peace is not something you wish for, it is something you make, something you do , something you are and something you give away (Robert Fulghum)
Reason #96 – Peace helps eliminate stress, worries and anxieties
Reason #95 – To help us develop patience
Reason #94 – To help us develop tolerance
Reason #93 – To help us feel stable
Reason #92 – Because every life is precious
Reason #91 – To make life look brighter
Reason #90 – Peace is its own reward. (Gandhi)
Reason #89 – So we can sleep at night with fewer worries.
Reason #88 – To prevent things like “Helicopter Crash in Afghanistan”
Reason #87 – So we can sing loud and proud!
Reason #86 – So people can travel the world and enjoy all the wonders.
Reason #85 – So some people have a good reason to get up in the mornings.
Reason #84 – To help prevent hunger
Reason #83 – To eliminate hate crimes
Reason #82 – To help eliminate poverty
Reason #81 – To promote better health
Reason #80 – So we can leave our doors unlocked at night
Reason #79 – So the world can stand united
Reason #78 – To share the love
Reason #77 – To rid the world of demons
Reason #76 – To show the world there is nothing wrong with getting along
Reason #75 – To end the suffering of millions of people
Reason #74 – Because there is nothing wrong with getting along
Reason #73 – So my son can sleep in his own bed each night.
Reason #72 – To end child abuse
Reason #71 – To end animal abuse
Reason #70 – To promote understanding
Reason #69 – So everyone can have an education
Reason #68 – So dreams can come true
Reason #67 – To fill the world with love
Reason #66 – To fill the world with happiness
Reason #65 – To prevent abuse of the elderly
Reason #64 – To work together to find a cure for cancer
Reason #63 – So that people slow down to smell the roses
Reason #62 – So there are no more protest at military funerals
Reason #61 – To protect the world from stupidity
Reason #60 – So that everyone’s opinion is truly valued
Reason #59 – To prevent “flash mobs”
Reason #58 – So that people have a real reason to want to change
Reason #57 – “Those who are free of resentful thoughts surely find peace.” ~Buddha
Reason #56 – So we may enjoy moments of silence
Reason #55 – So that people are not afraid to stop and help someone that is broke down on
the side of the road.
Reason #54 – So that things like 9-11 never happen again
Reason #53 – To help prevent drive by shooting.
Reason #52 – So we can dance in the streets
Reason #51 – To celebrate life
Reason #50 – To enjoy love
Reason #49 – So we can safely reach out to our neighbors.
Reason #48 – So people of all races can share a meal together
Reason #47 – So our loved ones always feel safe.
Reason #46 – So everyone can enjoy a good game of Football.
Reason #45 – Why not blog for peace?
Reason #44 – So we can all take long walks in the woods.
Reason #43 – To be able to stroll down the beach hand in hand.
Reason #42 – To beat the devils at their own games.
Reason #41 – To work together to cure the common cold
Reason #40 – So that everyone has a friend they can lean on
Reason #39 – So people dont have to hide in their closets.
Reason #38 – So children dont have to hide under their beds.
Reason #37 – So that everyone can tell the truth and not be punished.
Reason #36 – To prevent the annihilation of the human race
Reason #35 – Because we all need a little love in our life.
Reason #34 – So we can all sit on our front porch and enjoy the fresh air.
Reason #33 – For freedom
Reason #32 – To preserve our planet
Reason #31 – To save our values
Reason #30 – To uphold our morals
Reason #29 – To raise the bar on our standards
Reason #28 – To fill the world with harmony
Reason #27 – So laughter can fill the streets
Reason #26 – So that even the weary can rest
Reason #25 – To help prevent child abuse around the world
Reason #24 – To help prevent animal abuse around the world
Reason #23 – So we can stop chasing our dreams and begin to live those dreams
Reason #22 – To prevent senseless deaths
Reason #21 – To prevent senseless destruction
Reason #20 – Because I see no reason why we should not Blog For Peace
Reason #19 – Because I WANT to blog for Peace
Reason #18 – Because we NEED peace
Reason #17 – Because sometimes we do crazy things
Reason #16 – Because Peace is something we have to work hard for
Reason #15 – Because peace is something that takes a united group
Reason #14 – So everyone can enjoy a good baseball game (or whatever sport they like) in comfort.
Reason #13 – So everyone can love their country.
Reason #12 – So we can live longer
Reason #11 – So we can live healthier
Reason #10 – To be heard as one very loud voice
Reason #09 – To stand side by side, together, rather than so many separate entities
Reason #08 – So that tears of sorrow can be tears of joy.
Reason #07 – So that the dreams of tomorrow can become realities of today.
Reason #06 – So we can stop imaging peace and begin living in peace.
Reason #05 – Because a dream you dream alone is only a dream, A dream you dream together is reality (Yoko Ono)
Reason #04 – So we can have a presence of cultural and economic understanding.
Reason #03 – So we can all have a place to learn, motivate, inspire, and love.
Reason #02 – So that problems are less complex and entwined, and we can find a way to co-exist.
Reason #01 – I blog for peace because I see no reason not to. I think peace is something every one in this world wishes and dreams for.
Check out the Peace Globe Gallery at http://peaceglobegallery.blogspot.com/
You can see last year’s official BlogBlast for Peace Video at http://mimiwrites.blogspot.com/p/2011-official-blogblast4peace-video.html