If what you want is peace -
why not be open to being peaceful now with whatever is in your experience?
Thoughts, feelings, images -
allow them all
and see for yourself
if peace is not only the end but the means.
Here is the link to a very short article
It is all very simple. Instead of seeing things imagined, learn to see them as they are. When you can see everything as it is, you will also see yourself as you are. It is like cleansing a mirror. The same mirror that shows you the world as it is, will also show you your own face."