Tag Archives: peace

Why tremble in the dark?

Dark, dark is the night but why tremble? asks the Lord; Everywhere am I – when you accept this, you accept my power © Meisaan Chan

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May my love be stronger than my rage

May my love be stronger than my rage and my self-restraint stronger than my chaos © Meisaan Chan    

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May I not leave this earth kicking and screaming

May I not leave this earth kicking and screaming May I not leave this earth cowering in fear: Instead, head held high, satisfied with how I lived my lended time May I sing as I cross the threshold © Meisaan … Continue reading

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Don’t worry about it, says the Lord

Don’t worry about it, says the Lord your anxiety is your illness your trust is your health © Meisaan Chan    

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My neighbors’ shouting woke me up last night

My neighbors’ shouting woke me up last night and so, awake, I stumbled to the bathroom, and upon my return, I was struck by the frame of moonlight-drenched carpet – my window, achingly luminous and through it, there she was, … Continue reading

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After putting it in the hands of the Lord

Long and languid sleep, undefiled by worry – now is the time to sink in deep: everything’s fine everything’s fine © Meisaan Chan

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It’s not just about listening, but who you’re listening to

You can listen to your anxiety or you can listen to me: we are saying very different things © Meisaan Chan

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