Tag Archives: Author Sharka Waite

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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Whispers of the Soul

“Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.” ― Edgar Allan Poe WHISPERS OF THE SOUL Her whispers made their way into my heart with spiritual magnetism she led me into the wild. … Continue reading

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Be Inspired

“For beautiful eyes, look for good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk in the knowledge that you are never alone.” – Audrey Hepburn By Sharka Waite I don’t believe in New Year’s resolutions. … Continue reading

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Her Great Alibi

“We need the tonic of wildness…At the same time that we are earnest to explore and learn all things, we require that all things be mysterious and unexplorable, that land and sea be indefinitely wild, unsurveyed and unfathomed by us … Continue reading

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