We Bloomed In Spring
I WILL JUST SAY THIS
bloomed in Spring.
are the leaves of God.
The apparent seasons of life and death
our eyes can suffer;
but our souls, dear. I will just say this forthright:
they are God
we will never perish
Words of St. Teresa of Avila from Love Poems from God
translated by Daniel Ladinsky.
Copyright ©2002 Daniel Ladinsky and used with his permission.
For Philip Brunelle and Plymouth Congregational Churchin appreciation for the generous gift of space to teach the Apprentices ofThe Schubert Club Composer Mentorship Program