THE POET BY DAY

“The soul of the artist cannot remain hidden.”  Henri Nouwen I’m on vacation. This is a prescheduled post. Regular posting will begin again with Wednesday Writing Prompt on April 24 and Opportunity...

 “ . . . for there is nothing heavier than compassion. Not even one’s own pain weighs so heavy as the pain one feels with someone, for someone, a pain intensified...

“The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.” Mahatma Gandhi, All Men are Brothers: Autobiographical Reflections “To be a Christian means to forgive the inexcusable because God has...

In nomine Patris, et Filii, et Spiritus Sancti … Clad in blue-gray woolly plaid, black oxfords and pressed, pristine white uniform-blouse on the morning walk from the dorms to the convent,...