Author Archives: Meisaan Chan

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On the beaten trail

The wise know when maps are necessaryand when they mislead © Meisaan Chan

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On breaking up

It is compassionate to let goif hanging on leads to lifeless wounds The length of history is importantbut not as important as the quality of future Walking away is not running awayif you faced the demons and know they will … Continue reading

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Seeking in the night

In the night I look for safetyand seek until I findO God, O God, O God © Meisaan Chan

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I am lonely

I am lonely, says the Lordmissing you © Meisaan Chan

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Guarantee

The question is not, will you diefor that is a guarantee,question is, will you die with compassionfor that is certainly not © Meisaan Chan

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Taking in the revelation

To survive, you will need others’ help:truth revealedAccept generosity:truth taken in © Meisaan Chan

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October rain

Soft October rain wets the leavesgreen leaves for now, soakedworking to surrender – Meisaan Chan

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Dr. God’s Rx

“Here’s your script,” she says, handing me the paper.On it, one word: TrustI look at her. “That’s it?”She nods. “Fill it and take itas often as needed until symptoms subside.” © Meisaan Chan

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Parable of the two women pierced with holes

There once were two women, one whose body was flawless and beautiful, and the second whose body used to be pierced through with holes but by her arduous prayers and healing sacrifices, now her body was covered with scars. Both … Continue reading

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The dearly beloveds

The masses don’t have to know who you arebut your dearly beloveds: Yesto them, reveal allreveal all © Meisaan Chan

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