So strange when others find me valuable!

So strange when others find me valuable!
Different mirrors, I argue
Same reflection, they respond

© Meisaan Chan

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You don’t have to keep anything

You don’t have to keep anything:
Closed fists to open hands

© Meisaan Chan

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Rooting it out

Somewhere along the vine is death,
and I will root it out, says the Lord
only if you let me

© Meisaan Chan

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Loving paradox

God always pushes
but never pushes:
This, too, is fact

© Meisaan Chan

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I crawl to the horizon looking for my God

I crawl to the horizon looking for my God
unknowing that God is the horizon
God is the sky
God is my knees

© Meisaan Chan

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Shape-shifting soul

Some people compress it
Some let it expand;
Some people accept it just as it is
Some only after distorting every possible bit

© Meisaan Chan

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The moment God touches the soul

You surge into me, God – ah!
All is well! All is well!

© Meisaan Chan

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