Tag Archives: Recovery

The breaking of an altar

Breaking routinecan be the breaking of an altar © Meisaan Chan

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Parable of the countless open doors

There once was a woman who entered a mansion with countless rooms and countless open doors, and each door led into a place of life and fragrance. She walked up and down the endless corridors. Then, overwhelmed, she sat down … Continue reading

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The everything

Cross the desert, says the LordI am too weak, I sayI am your strength, the Lord replies Cross the desert, says the LordI have no supplies, I sayI am your supplies, the Lord replies Cross the desert, says the LordI … Continue reading

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Instructions for the spirit

Stay nakedStay aliveI call you to life © Meisaan Chan

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Praising at the edge, II

The drop off is behind youand to both sidesPraise, now, praiseand when the drop off is also before youPraise, now, praiseand when you cannot take a stepPraise, now, praiseand when you cannot breathePraise, now, praiseand in your dissolutionPraise, now, praise … Continue reading

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The blessing of turmoil

In deep turmoileyes locked on God In easeeyes wander © Meisaan Chan

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The invitation

I want you to know my touch, says the Lordmy fingerprintmy caress © Meisaan Chan

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Holy recognition

I’m so full of holes, I say to God.Holes are the roots of the holy, God says to me.That makes no sense, I say to God.More room for me, God says to me © Meisaan Chan

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Rubble all around

Rubble all aroundkingdoms fallennow see me © Meisaan Chan

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The long recovery

Pain is insidious –you must push the healing deepdeep deep deep deep deep © Meisaan Chan

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