Tag Archives: Spiritual poetry

Middle of the night acquiescing

Wake up, whispers the Lordbegrudgingly, I doGet out of bed, whispers the Lordto this, I resistuntil after the fifth time, I groan and acquiesce,pull back the shadesand see the full moon stunningly waiting – © Meisaan Chan

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Morning at the lake

Line of glowing lightat horizon, water meets skyoutlining numinous sacred trysting place Carpet of scintillating lightrolled upon the water, right to mesun-star to heart Birds wing over water in one long lineblack and freejoyous Water laps upon sand,tender heartbeat –my … Continue reading

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Adhering to the rhythm

Let them wait for you! says the LordI am not done yetmy rhythmnot theirs © Meisaan Chan

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Except by my hand

When a speck, return to emptyaccept no fill except by my handno matter the fragrance © Meisaan Chan

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Distractions

Harmless earthen indent in groundturns rabbit holeturns worm hole © Meisaan Chan

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You are the perpetual gatekeeper

Give mercy as you have received mercyGive forgiveness as you have received forgivenessGive suppleness as you have received suppleness:It is a choice to continue the cycle or to slam it to a haltand you are the perpetual gatekeeper © Meisaan … Continue reading

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A small conversation with the inner hole

I have what I need, I say to the holeand the hole quivers nervously. “But you still lack love –”I have what I need, I say again, more firmly nowand the hole realizes a rock where before a void.“What what … Continue reading

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Spiritual adulthood

When forging turns to followingthe ego child turns to adult © Meisaan Chan

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God and rage

Rage fills earsHear no GodRage inside now Rage inside youGod’s voice inVoice rings like bell Filled with GodStill use rageNot used by rage © Meisaan Chan

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Peace and stumbling

Peace be with you, you say:Stumbling on the pathmeans that you are on the path © Meisaan Chan

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