in reply to a reading from the book of

++ tomorrow when I have votes, Pikus.

Brothers and Sisters, if we don't have a poet laureate in the monastery already, I nominate our Monkish brother Pikus, fresh from being tonsured (and who knows what else) in the CB this morning. I find it amazing that one can rise to the level of monk so quickly, in so few posts, and most of them Poems. Thanks for adding to the culture of our little community.

And congratulations, brother Monk.