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On the beaten trail

The wise know when maps are necessaryand when they mislead © Meisaan Chan

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The twisting path: When there is no precedent

O, how the path twists!Have confidence not in what has gone before;have confidence, instead, in me © Meisaan Chan

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If you cling to old ways

If you cling to old ways you will hurt yourself, says the LordIf you try to control the dance, you will stumble If you open to new ways, you will healIf you surrender to the dance, you will align © … Continue reading

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Spirituality of the spiral

When life sends you around againlook for the deeper;do not go around in a circlego in a spiral © Meisaan Chan

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You orient me

You orient mecompass spinslands on north © Meisaan Chan

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Maplessness

My heart is wild, says the Lord, so fear not the wildernessnor the pathless pathnor maplessness © Meisaan Chan

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Trail post reassurance

I’m lost, I say to the trail postNot to me, the trail post replies – Meisaan Chan

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The Camino and coronavirus quarantine: Not unsimilar

I left my windows open last nightand was struck that cool Camino air had crawled into my living room as I slept:Yes, you are on a journey, you whisperwithout leaving your houseyou will hike up hills and mountainsyou will be … Continue reading

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Give me your dead ends

You must give me your dead endsbefore I can carve new pathsfor your dead ends truly are dead:Owning this is your first step © Meisaan Chan

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Mad footsteps

Total madness,this following the footsteps of the Lord:Total, inexplicable joy © Meisaan Chan

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