Poem of the Week

This is a prayer-poem written by a woman mystic of the 1200s, Mechtildde of Magdeburg, from the book Praying With The Women Mystics by Mary T. Malone (Columba Press, 2013). Why Not Soar? You have the wings of longing. You know the pull of hope. You feel the flowing of desire. So why not soar?Continue reading “Poem of the Week”