Tag Archives: acceptance

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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I am for you

I am for you – if the world is against you, what is that? It is a speck of dust in the cosmos; oh, that you could see © Meisaan Chan

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Own yourself!

You’re trying too hard to please – Be you! Be you in your entirety! This is how you’re made, in all your facets: Own your complexity! © Meisaan Chan  

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The turning is prayer

The turning is prayer The re-turning is prayer © Meisaan Chan

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To stand before the fullness

Empty, I stand before the fullness and weep © 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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Stumbling around in the dark

The benefit to blindness is that all other senses are finally awake © Meisaan Chan

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