Tag Archives: fall

Spring and fall

Their identity is transition, liminal:So much beauty there,in the departed-but-not-yet-arrived © Meisaan Chan

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November

I have forgotten how red the earth gets in autumn I have forgotten the beauty of impending death I have forgotten the graciousness of the lesson © Meisaan Chan

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Gazing out the cabin window, beauty gazing back at me

Birch trees numerous as the cattails standing white, standing brown © Meisaan Chan

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Stumbling words

Sometimes, like now, my words stumble – alleluia, may they stumble into your arms © Meisaan Chan

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Formulas

Just as there is no formula for God there is no formula for letting go except, perhaps, to accept the fall © Meisaan Chan

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The perpetual lift

Sometimes you protect me from the stupid things I do and other times you expose me, hoping that I learn; both ways are pure compassion, for even when I fall there I am, on the ground and wiser there you … Continue reading

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October worship

Bright leaves gather in the wild grasses congregation of joy © Meisaan Chan

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Watchful days

Long drive; tall, dry corn, trees showing hints of golden fire: watchful days, not yet burning alive, but watchful © Meisaan Chan  

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