Author Archives: Meisaan Chan

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The first drop

Sky darkensthe world waits for rain Seeds, deeply dormantbegin to dream Thunder rumblesearth tenderly listens Then, when all is ready:The first drop © Meisaan Chan

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A tender retreat for exhausted teachers – please pass along

Friends, on June 11, I am offering a gentle care retreat to help exhausted teachers of all age levels. It’s designed to help them connect with their revitalization and agency, process grief, name their growth, and reclaim their joy. I’m … Continue reading

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Parable of the Four Women and the Emperor

There once were four women who decided to undertake the long journey to see the Emperor. They knew it was going to be a long and arduous task. Before they left, they consulted their council of elders for advice. “Stay … Continue reading

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Spring rain

Wet, fresh leavessupple, tender greenbirthed and then baptized © Meisaan Chan

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The return

I am insatiable for youyou are insatiable for methe return © Meisaan Chan

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Healing rain

Healing raincaresses all my relationsand meunified © Meisaan Chan

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The beginning of flight

Downy young feathersbird in nest looks downlonging and scared © Meisaan Chan

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The spiritual wisdom of weak coffee

Weak coffeehints at what it could bebut isn’t Don’t live your life being weak coffee!Hold nothing back! © Meisaan Chan

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When God becomes a protective koala bear

Come closer, God whispersI am already in your pouch, Mama Koala, I say, snug and warmHow can I come any closer?And then she shows me how © Meisaan Chan

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In the face of threat

When besiegedBreathe me inInfinity always prevails © Meisaan Chan

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