|The Universal Man, Liber Divinorum Operum |
St. Hildegard of Bingen, 1165 Copy of the 13th century
Unbox me, says the mystic:
Gently remove the covers and
write me back into
I can make a difference.
Kept out here alone
I find heart
but can’t apply it.
can I apply what
I have not yet found?
My 29th poem for April, posted at Poet United
*Note: All April poem-a-day poems are rough drafts awaiting revision.
Copyright © 2016 Susan L. Chast