Category Archives: PTSD

Compassion withers when it is retained

Compassion withers when it is retained and flowers when passed along – and for those who do not deserve it, compassion bursts into a million blooms © Meisaan Chan

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I want you to claim me, says the Lord

I want you to claim me, says the Lord – no more whispering or mutedness, for healing comes in truth © Meisaan Chan

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Jumping naked

If the lesson is from me, says the Lord, jump into it naked hold nothing back © Meisaan Chan

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Shadow of God

When light fails you, try darkness; darkness is safe if it is my shadow you are yet close © Meisaan Chan

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We’ll make do

For every hole you have, we’ll make do, says the Lord: For every type of starvation for every type of laceration for every type of amputation we’ll make do: For the end is not the end loss is not loss … Continue reading

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Raw materials

You know what to do with suffering – nothing is stronger for creating praise © Meisaan Chan

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Fight

Because growth is never granted, it is earned © Meisaan Chan

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