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The Fatigue Prayer

Tiredness crawls beneath my eyelids tightens my jaw: O Lord, be with me now © Meisaan Chan

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In the midst of rush

In the midst of rush, suddenly the rush stops rushing and I need to decide if I’ll still rush just because there is nothing to stop me or if I will accept the gift © Meisaan Chan

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Another hotel sunrise

Six birds flying low on the crimson horizon, their silhouetted bodies a line against the canvas; two cyclists ride by on the country road, their bent-over bodies, one beside the other, another moving line; thin clouds start to glow, the first … Continue reading

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Without, within

Silence not a drop of noise © Meisaan Chan

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Rest

Farmland rushes by cornfields cut and quiet relieved of such great responsibility © Meisaan Chan

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You stop me in my tracks

You stop me in my tracks, O Lord for nothing is more important than listening except following what I hear © Meisaan Chan

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Contemplation

When the soul sits down tucks paw under chin and gazes © Meisaan Chan (Photo credit: National Geographic)

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