Tag Archives: discernment

The reward and cost

You can choose eternity or the moment;each has its reward, each has its cost © Meisaan Chan

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Wisdom: Knowing the season

Sometimes death is easier than healingSometimes healing is easier than deathBut careful: It’s not about what is easierbut what is the season © Meisaan Chan

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When the path swerves

When the path swervescheck to see it’s still my pathfor it will always lead you home;if the path is not my pathno amount of journeying will do © Meisaan Chan

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Parable of the devout queen and her advisers

There once was a devout queen who, every day, went out into the village and gave a villager a chest of gold coins. Her advisers were distraught. “Your Highness,” they said, “If you continue to do this, you will give … Continue reading

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You orient me

You orient mecompass spinslands on north © Meisaan Chan

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The things that determine everything

Where do you place your surrender?Where do you place your fear?To what do you give your power?That will determine everything © Meisaan Chan

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Changing your eyes

The choice to be gratefulis the choice to change your eyes © Meisaan Chan

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Sticky Voice Procedure

If there is a voice that sticks,you can peel it off and give it to me, says the Lordand if you need help, I can do that, too © Meisaan Chan

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My path has no auto-renewal button

At every crossroad you must decide to choose;there is no crossroad where your previous choice will choose the next © Meisaan Chan

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No matter how great it sounds in theory

If it does not hold up in the furnace of experienceit does not hold up! © Meisaan Chan

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