Tag Archives: Author Sharka Waite

Today I Stand

“The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing. One cannot help but be in awe when he contemplates the mysteries of eternity, of life, of the marvelous structure of reality. It is enough … Continue reading

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She Stole My Soul

“Keep close to Nature’s heart… and break clear away, once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean.” – John Muir Photo credit: National Geographic Gallery SHE STOLE MY SOUL   … Continue reading

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Mountains of Lies

“Marriage is not a noun; it’s a verb. It isn’t something you get. It’s something you do. It’s the way you love your partner every day.” –  Barbara De Angelis MOUNTAINS OF LIES When you lose the love with whom … Continue reading

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All Too Human

“Despair is the price one pays for self-awareness. Look deeply into life, and you’ll always find despair.” ― Irvin D. Yalom ALL TOO HUMAN   Darkness and light, death and life, despair and hope, sharing the same ground we all … Continue reading

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Left Behind In Ashes

“I’m not crying because of you; you’re not worth it. I’m crying because my delusion of who you were was shattered by the truth of who you are.” – Steve Maraboli LEFT BEHIND IN ASHES Nothing matters in the end… … Continue reading

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The Earth And Seven Seas

“When the heart is supple, it can be “broken open” into a greater capacity to hold our own and the world’s pain: it happens every day. When we hold our suffering in a way that opens us to greater compassion, … Continue reading

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The Thin Air of Happiness

“I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.” ― Douglas Adams THE THIN AIR OF HAPPINESS   I haven’t felt happiness for so long I almost forgot its … Continue reading

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Two Cups…And a Glass of Champagne

“Some of you say, “Joy is greater than sorrow,” and others say, “Nay, sorrow is the greater.” But I say unto you, they are inseparable. Together they come, and when one sits alone with you at your board, remember that … Continue reading

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The Shape of My Heart

“Wherever you are you will always be in my heart.” ― Mahatma Gandhi THE SHAPE OF MY HEART   Today is the day we should celebrate the good men who gave us their hearts, their love, never showing their own … Continue reading

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Deep in the Forest

“Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word happy would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness. It is far better to take things as they come along with patience and … Continue reading

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