Tag Archives: desire

A conversation between the plant and the Lord

Root me in your heart, says the plantYes, but tell me why, says the Lord Most soil is too hard, says the plantYes, many hearts are, says the Lord Most soil doesn’t have space to breathe, says the plantYes, many … Continue reading

Posted in addiction, anxiety, contemplation, Earth poetry, Feminine God, Food addiction, God speaks poetry, Poetry, PTSD, Recovery and healing, Rumi-esque, Spiritual poetry, Spiritual search, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

A cry for union

Total majestytake me into you © Meisaan Chan

Posted in addiction, anxiety, contemplation, Feminine God, Food addiction, Haiku/haiku-esque poetry, PTSD, Scripture riff, Spiritual poetry, Spiritual search, writing | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

the humble god

You can squeeze me into anywhere in your life – I will fit onto the head of a pin – so deep is my desire to be with you © Meisaan Chan

Posted in addiction, anxiety, contemplation, Food addiction, God speaks poetry, Haiku/haiku-esque poetry, PTSD, Rumi-esque, Scripture riff, Spiritual poetry, Spiritual search, writing | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

I travel the world looking for my love

I travel the world looking for my love;in airports, on the streets of VeniceI constantly refresh my browser, aching for just a glimpse of your face, aching for the ways you bend delight into the curvature of my heartand how … Continue reading

Posted in addiction, anxiety, contemplation, Feminine God, Food addiction, Haiku/haiku-esque poetry, meditation, Poetry, PTSD, Recovery and healing, Rumi-esque, Scripture riff, Spiritual search, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Far away

gripping hard jaw clenched wanting what I want © Meisaan Chan

Posted in anxiety, Poetry, Scripture riff, Spiritual poetry, writing | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

I have this fever for you

I have this fever for you burning me, demanding, relentless and aching come, O Lord, come © Meisaan Chan

Posted in Poetry, Scripture riff, Spiritual poetry, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

When you desire that one thing

When you desire that one thing all other desires are subordinate. This could be the death of you. This could be the life of you. © Meisaan Chan

Posted in addiction, Food addiction, Poetry, PTSD, Recovery and healing, Scripture riff, Spiritual poetry, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A tip for when in darkness

When in darkness, do not be afraid to yearn for nothing is more irresistible to God than the reaching heart © Meisaan Chan

Posted in addiction, Feminine God, Poetry, PTSD, Recovery and healing, Spiritual poetry, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Waiting for you

I bathe in the softness of the moonlight gentle rays of light caress my dampened skin; my hair, wet, dangles, drips I pause and turn, waiting for you © Meisaan Chan

Posted in Poetry, Scripture riff, Spiritual poetry, writing | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A letter to Rumi

Across the oceans and great rifts of time we wander the streets for the Beloved calling His name until our throats are parched calling until He allows Himself to be found – then we twirl with intoxicated joy and delight … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, Rumi-esque, Scripture riff, Spiritual poetry, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment