Author Archives: Meisaan Chan

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Union

I am food: Eat me I am drink: Drink me I am air: Breathe me I am union: Join me Do not be apart © Meisaan Chan

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The turn from “Perfectionist” to “Recovering Perfectionist”

Giving 99% – and being proud of that – is a revolution of the mind, body, and spirit © Meisaan Chan

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Not necessarily the same

There is the master you profess and then the master you follow © Meisaan Chan

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Eliminations – or – Three Questions

If I eliminate noise, I will be able to meditate, I say but I am wrong: My mind prattles in silence If I eliminate body pain, I will be able to meditate, I say but I am wrong: I mind … Continue reading

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Parable of the purple flower

There once was a woman who owned rolling country land as far as the eye could see. It was filled with wildflowers, a remarkable array of colors and shapes and sizes, flowers that followed the bend of the sun from … Continue reading

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November

I have forgotten how red the earth gets in autumn I have forgotten the beauty of impending death I have forgotten the graciousness of the lesson © Meisaan Chan

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Desirous of touch

Rain clouds, low, so close to the earth desirous of touch so I go out © Meisaan Chan

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