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Daily courage

No matter how frightened of the future the sky might be, it always heralds in the sun © Meisaan Chan

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Prostration

Wind-swept land leaning deep upon the earth all is prostration © Meisaan Chan

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Summer solstice

At its zenith, the light bathes the earth, tender kisses upon the ground and upon the back of my hand nothing is untouched © Meisaan Chan

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Make your home in me

I am the rock that weathers all storms, says the Lord; make your home in me © Meisaan Chan (Photo credit: National Geographic)

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Nocturne

Crickets lulling me to sleep A congregation of stars above my ceiling My hair, damp, twisted with moonlight: Love surrounds and surrounds and surrounds and when I least expect, penetrates © Meisaan Chan

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Readiness for her

When we are no longer interested in usury or even see the earth as an “it” our spirits will be ready for hers © Meisaan Chan (Photo credit: Twisted Sifter)

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If you want to change the world

If you want to change the world heal your deepest wounds for healing radiates only from the inside-out © Meisaan Chan

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The buried

“Keep digging,” God says. I, deep in the hole, shovel again. “What are we looking for?” I ask, angrily this time. “Your heart,” God says. © Meisaan Chan

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Imprints

  They say that for infants, steady, loving gazes, eye-to-eye, form the basis for intimacy and trust and emotional stability as adults; this gaze of open love leaves a forever imprint.   And what of the earth? Does she not, … Continue reading

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Of course the earth has a soul

  Of course the earth has a soul it speaks that ancient language which prickles up your spine     © Meisaan Chan     (Photo credit: National Geographic)

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