Tag Archives: storm

Moving through the chaos

Do not fear the chaos but quiet: Listen for my voice then walk upon that solid ground © Meisaan Chan

Posted in God speaks poetry, Poetry, Scripture riff, Spiritual poetry, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Surfacing peace

Quiet, quiet, O my soul: The thunder rumbles off in the distance and the winds are settling down, the trial has passed and safety rises to the surface: Hush, hush, rest © Meisaan Chan

Posted in Addiction, Food addiction, Poetry, PTSD, Recovery and healing, Scripture riff, Spiritual poetry, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Terror in the night

Terror in the night terror in the storm terror, everywhere, terror: God my help, come and find me for I know not where I am © Meisaan Chan

Posted in Poetry, Scripture riff, Spiritual poetry, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Safety

Even in the tempest, you are safe; open and see what true safety is © Meisaan Chan

Posted in Poetry, Recovery and healing, Spiritual poetry, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

After the storm

Deep shadows, bold morning light rain still sliding down my window, the world, slick and golden, glowing from within – and then the gold is gone, fled, leaving only drenched flatness but I remember what just passed I remember the … Continue reading

Posted in Earth poetry, Poetry, Spiritual poetry | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mending nets

When the storm has finally passed it is time to mend your nets for you cannot keep going, going, going – you will catch absolutely nothing – it takes time to mend your nets but more time to fish with … Continue reading

Posted in Addiction, Food addiction, Poetry, Recovery and healing, Scripture riff, Spiritual poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The waves crash over my head

  The waves crash over my head and your lights are so distant, so small: be bigger than this, O God, my rescue for your name is my last breath     © Meisaan Chan (Photo credit: National Geographic)

Posted in Addiction, Photo poem, Poetry, PTSD, Recovery and healing, Spiritual poetry | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments