Compassion

You cannot be compassionate
and be afraid

© Meisaan Chan

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The deepest wounds

The deepest wounds
can lead to the deepest healing
or to the deepest infection

© Meisaan Chan

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What I want to fear more

I am still so afraid of the death of ego;
help me fear more, Lord, that I leave my path

© Meisaan Chan

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Lesson gratitude

Everything now is preparing you for everything later;
foolish it would be to reject the lesson

© Meisaan Chan

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For achievers and procrastinators

I
For the achievers:
The spirituality of incompletion
is necessary for your completion

II
For the procrastinators:
The spirituality of completion
is necessary for your completion

© Meisaan Chan

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Meditation

Slowly, the words sink to bottom
turbid water clears

© Meisaan Chan

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Nature of the soul

The soul is limestone, porous
and becomes saturated with whatever you give it

© Meisaan Chan

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