Tag Archives: grief

If you cling to old ways

If you cling to old ways you will hurt yourself, says the LordIf you try to control the dance, you will stumble If you open to new ways, you will healIf you surrender to the dance, you will align © … Continue reading

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Give me your dead ends

You must give me your dead endsbefore I can carve new pathsfor your dead ends truly are dead:Owning this is your first step © Meisaan Chan

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Daring Courage

It takes courage to let goof pre-determined endings © Meisaan Chan

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Security

Insecure your world is no more: So do not run to the world, run to me © Meisaan Chan

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Do not discard dreams that die

Do not discard dreams that die return them to earth for they keep the soil fertile for new seeds © Meisaan Chan

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Being who you are must involve loss

Being who you are must involve loss acknowledging that you will not be who they want you to be © Meisaan Chan

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One way out of wallowing

Yes, it’s muddy and sometimes your face is right in it but don’t lose hold of your curiosity or you might miss it © Meisaan Chan (Photo credit: National Geographic)

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The bittersweetness of moving forward

Deciding to move forward is deciding to leave it behind so do not be surprised should you grieve while walking into the light © Meisaan Chan

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Taking up so much space

Self-pity blunts blessing desensitizes the spirit covers over the sun © Meisaan Chan

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The messiness of healing

The faint of heart will never heal for healing involves pus and discoloration and oozing: pray for the courage to tend the wound © Meisaan Chan

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