Tag Archives: Relationships

On breaking up

It is compassionate to let goif hanging on leads to lifeless wounds The length of history is importantbut not as important as the quality of future Walking away is not running awayif you faced the demons and know they will … Continue reading

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My relationship to words

My words ache to be used deeply, to calm stormsbut they don’t have to:Only I am in charge of their depth © Meisaan Chan

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Here I am for you

Here I amHere you areEmmanuel © Meisaan Chan

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A conversation between the plant and the Lord

Root me in your heart, says the plantYes, but tell me why, says the Lord Most soil is too hard, says the plantYes, many hearts are, says the Lord Most soil doesn’t have space to breathe, says the plantYes, many … Continue reading

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The lesson of love

The lesson of love is to let yourself goso you can come to the selfso you can come to what is larger © Meisaan Chan

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The true foundation of intimacy

is vulnerability © Meisaan Chan

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Intentional foundation

Vulnerability first comes in the decision to be vulnerable © Meisaan Chan

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When loved ones disappoint

When loved ones disappoint remind me that love doesn’t keep score © Meisaan Chan

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Balance

The space of self is hallowed, not to be denied; the space of “us” is hallowed, not to be denied © Meisaan Chan  

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