Tag Archives: anger

When someone is upset at you

When someone is upset at you, receive their distress: Right and wrong intertwine, so let go of them! Focus instead on closer and further apart © Meisaan Chan

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Yet another litmus test

If your idol is yourself, you will rage when someone challenges your image © Meisaan Chan

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Fire as precision tool

I train my anger as a precision tool so I don’t burn myself to ash © Meisaan Chan

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Divisions

Even the deepest divisions in our hearts are encompassed by eternity so while the divisions are exceptionally real the divisions are exceptionally not real © Meisaan Chan

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Litmus test I

Lack of compassion is a sign of a wound © Meisaan Chan

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A tip for the journey

You can travel farther and with less fatigue if you let go of anger © Meisaan Chan

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The promise

There is always more compassion, says the Lord: When the well dries up dig deeper © Meisaan Chan

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God-looking

Sometimes the cup runs empty and you tip the cup back for the last drop; so do I do with your heart, says the Lord, looking for your compassion © Meisaan Chan

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My soul can spike with fury

My soul can spike with fury and only you can soothe: going anywhere else is but anywhere else © Meisaan Chan

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Says the God of transformation

Do not keep your weakness to yourself do not keep your shame to yourself do not keep your anger to yourself as such, it can never be transformed © Meisaan Chan

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