Building Community While at Home #5 – LOCKDOWN, an Uplifting Poem

Brother Richard Hendricks is a Capuchin Franciscan in Ireland. He shared this poem on his Facebook page on March 13 and his words have been shared with thousands in a matter of days.

By Brother Richard Hendrick

The birds are singing again
The sky is clearing,
Spring is coming,
And we are always encompassed by Love.
Open the windows of your soul
And though you may not be able
to touch across the empty square,

Watercolor by Elena Brower