Tag Archives: darkness

Peering into the darkness

You strain so hard, peering into the blackness when your only task is to breathe, open-armed, clothed in wondrous dark © Meisaan Chan

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Conserving energy

Facing the unknown is easier when you stop grasping for control, which, in face of the unknown, it is a futile effort © Meisaan Chan

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Be that anchor

Lord, help me face the storm and not be swept away be that anchor you promised you would be © Meisaan Chan

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But first, we must have the courage to die

How well we make our misery! How ardently you try to teach us new ways! © Meisaan Chan

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The gentle call and response

Gently you call to me as the night settles in and the dawn a distant friend; I switch on the lamp and under the golden glow write these words, the gentle responding © Meisaan Chan

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Holes

I thought I knew what a hole was but then you left © Meisaan Chan

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Opening door, glowing light

Opening door, glowing light joy and sorrow enmeshed as I leave the old behind © Meisaan Chan

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