Witnessing the cycle of life in nature ought to call us to do the same in the way we use the earth.
" Here, in gratitude for Maritime memories that sustain me, is an end of winter poem. A kind of letter home."
As we read about Pope Francis' latest writing - a call to sainthood for all - it is good to recall on this Earth Day his writings on ecology.
"Like all of us, I've always admired Terry Fox, but things were different now. I shared this condition with him. Why not be like him, I thought, even in a small way . . . "