Category Archives: Scripture riff

No one said that self-care is efficient!

No one said that self-care is efficient! The wise readjust to the flow © Meisaan Chan

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The promise

I will lead you through the fireand bring you to the resting place © Meisaan Chan

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When the world stops spinning

When the world stops spinningand you and I meet at lastI, in deficit, without shoes and starvingYou, abundant:Finally, in stillness,I accept what you’ve been trying to give © Meisaan Chan

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The fact and the choice

I am with you: You can panic you can trust © Meisaan Chan

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Definitions

Few are identified by their dreams or their longings or even their passions; if you consider one’s actions, you will see that many are defined by their impulses and even more are defined by their fear © Meisaan Chan

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I am for you, says the Lord

I am for you, says the Lord I am the verdant path through desolation I am the great release I am the everlasting Yes: When you join my Yes, you join all these things; when you have the courage to … Continue reading

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The true foundation of intimacy

is vulnerability © Meisaan Chan

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