praying with icons an icon waits it waits as a door or window waits heaven has a face and patient hands blessing extended in welcome then the silence opens for our waiting in return
Sister Lou Ella Hickman, I.W.B.S. is a former teacher and librarian whose writings have appeared in numerous magazines and anthologies. Press 53 published her first book of poetry in 2015 entitled she: robed and wordless. She was nominated for the Pushcart Prize in 2017 and in 2020.