Hope in the Time of Coronavirus (Poem)

I sit
in silence
in this sanctuary;
the sounds
of sniffles
make me suspicious.

the busy-ness
of my brain,
the beat,
or beats,
of my heart beckon.

The sound
of sparrows
outside this space,
all sing,
all say,
Hope is an eternal spring.

by Anton Flores-Maisonet

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s