Tag Archives: death

Overturning compassion

Does compassion always soothe? No. Sometimes it overturns. © Meisaan Chan

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Dancing leaves

Autumn leaves whorl in the air their freedom finally purchased in death © Meisaan Chan

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Rooting it out

Somewhere along the vine is death, and I will root it out, says the Lord only if you let me © Meisaan Chan

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Break this death

My body fears me and I fear my body: Break this death, O Lord © Meissan Chan

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Pare away

Pare, pare away, says the Lord you must pare to reach the fruit and even more to reach the seed © Meisaan Chan

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What I want to fear more

I am still so afraid of the death of ego; help me fear more, Lord, that I leave my path © Meisaan Chan

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We’ll make do

For every hole you have, we’ll make do, says the Lord: For every type of starvation for every type of laceration for every type of amputation we’ll make do: For the end is not the end loss is not loss … Continue reading

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