Tag Archives: darkness

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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Home to you

The path plunges into darkness but I have chosen this path carefully and know its destination so I need not fear my blindness: home to you, home to you in the darkness, step by step I’m traveling home to you … Continue reading

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In the darkness, the senses shift

Eyes need light but ears do not; they do not fear the dark © Meisaan Chan

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