Tag Archives: peace

The human consolation, I

The maple tree is nakedalmosther last leaves, now browncling tenaciously, a handful on each branch –both a handful of brownand a handful of tenaciousness.I understand, I whisper to themletting go is hard © Meisaan Chan

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Surrender in the storm, II

Riding the wavesis surrenderand wise © Meisaan Chan

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Dark December morning

Dark December morningI groggily make the coffeeheavy gray sky slow to move, toothe both of us present to each other © Meisaan Chan

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What will lead you

For at this moment, you know in your essence that you are not alonethe essence of you returns to the essence of mereturns to the essence of everywherereturns to omnipresenceyou are saturated with presence, dear onereturn to truthyour anxiety will … Continue reading

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Radical stability

Blessings will come and go, says the Lordradical stability does not depend on them © Meisaan Chan

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When you are entangled by ego

Emptiness is a gift;I cannot myself empty © Meisaan Chan

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Early morning

Lovingly, the birds singand a woodpecker taps somewhere, unseenthe lightening sky and rising sun comfort them, too © Meisaan Chan

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Holy relinquishing means

Putting it down againand againand againand againand againand again © Meisaan Chan

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When I am your only food

When I am your only food, says the Lord,Let them leave you!When I am your only food,let them adore you!Both are equal: You are fed When you feed on them:Desperation © Meisaan Chan

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Litmus test, yet again

When you find wholeness in meyou can love another with surrender, with courage,for you do not look to the other to be filled If you love with panicyou are depending on them to fill your holes © Meisaan Chan

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