Tag Archives: friendship

The helper

I tried to carry your burden and I fell, crushed I gave your burden to God and all is held © Meisaan Chan

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I cannot carry your burden

I cannot carry your burden but I can carry your heart © Meisaan Chan

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The sacrifice

A friendship needs to wait until both are ready; when one is ready, that is not good enough © Meisaan Chan

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The soul friend

My friend, my dear one: my heart is sewn into your chest defenseless am I to your touch © Meisaan Chan

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Companion-choosing

Choose your companions for their wisdom and sincerity and compassion but do not look for perfection, that camouflaged destroyer of love © Meisaan Chan

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The mutual bleeding

I have hurt you and in hurting you, I bleed © Meisaan Chan

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Hey, God

It’s been a while since we talked. I can tell. I’m anxious, small-minded, confused: I brewed some coffee, have two mugs. Come, sit down: come. © Meisaan Chan

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