Tag Archives: adventure

You got me through the night

You got me through the nightYou got me to sleep.The nights are not taken for grantedand nor are the days.Step by step through the wildernessone sun, and one moon, one sun againone breath, one small cleansingone small thought of hope … Continue reading

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Parable of the Four Women and the Emperor

There once were four women who decided to undertake the long journey to see the Emperor. They knew it was going to be a long and arduous task. Before they left, they consulted their council of elders for advice. “Stay … Continue reading

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The beginning of flight

Downy young feathersbird in nest looks downlonging and scared © Meisaan Chan

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From Meisaan – Film Festival: “A Declaration of Belonging”

I recently participated in a collective film project where our goal was to investigate what social justice looks like in the body. I had been invited to be the spoken word artist. I named my poem, “A Declaration of Belonging,” … Continue reading

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The roadmap

I want the roadmap, I tell the Lord.I am the roadmap, the Lord says to me © Meisaan Chan

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Larger risks

Larger risks require a larger God © Meisaan Chan

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The difference between journeying and wandering

When you let ego leadyou think you are journeyingwhen you actually are wandering © Meisaan Chan

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In the sea of storm

Praise, heavy anchordropping in the sea of storm © Meisaan Chan

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A meditation on trust

If I let go, I will fallbut falling is not the end © Meisaan Chan

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At the edge

What is required to praise at the edge?BalanceWhat is required for balance?Remaining at centerWhat is required for remaining at center?PracticeWhat is required for practice?Hunger © Meisaan Chan

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