Category Archives: Rumi-esque

Even sages still need to lose

Choices and sacrifices will not be automatic; even sages still need to choose and decide to lose in their choosing © Meisaan Chan

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Plan K

God often works through Plan B and even more often works through plan K © Meisaan Chan

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When the door will open

To knock on the door first requires dying to your no and turning into my yes and as my yes begets my yes the door will open © Meisaan Chan

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The authority

So much of the burden lies in which voice to listen to © Meisaan Chan

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Suitcases

Put down your longings, says the Lordunpack them, let me see them allfor they must first be loved © Meisaan Chan

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Chicago Event on Aug. 28! Sacred Space: Sound, Dance, and Meditation Fusion

 I lead a Meetup group for people who are spiritual but not religious*, and I’ve just created a new type of event (See below: previously it has been more silent meditation-esque focused). YOU are invited to come. This first launch … Continue reading

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Hummingbird

Hummingbird zips, darts, size of baby pinecone unaware of admirer © Meisaan Chan

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