admin on August 21st, 2011

This being human is a guest-house. Every morning a new arrival. A joy, a depression, a meanness, some momentary awareness comes as an unexpected visitor. Welcome and entertain them all! Even if they’re a crowd of sorrows, Who violently sweep your house empty of its furniture. Still, treat each guest honorably. He may be clearing [...]

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admin on April 28th, 2011

’till the cloud weeps, how should the garden smile? the weeping of the cloud and the burning of the sun are the pillars of this world: twist these two strands together. Since the searing heat of the sun and the moisture of the clouds keep the world fresh and sweet, keep the sun of your [...]

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admin on March 21st, 2011

I’ve sought counsel from numerous people–about me: My life. My hurt. My pain. My joy.–on all the different things I see, I went to them seeking counsel, in how to please the One above how to live a life for Him–not out of force–but love. I’ve gotten the wrong advice, from more than I care [...]

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admin on March 7th, 2011

Yasmin Mogahed || via Don’t grieve at the stab. It’s only meant to free you. From the chains that bind you to the earth and shackle you to the shadows of people. The mirage of water cannot quench. But is so beautiful to the thirsty. I’m afraid. Of never knowing another life. Different. So [...]

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admin on February 5th, 2011

~ Khalil Jibran Upon the bank of the Nile at eventide, a hyena met a crocodile and they stopped and greeted one another. The hyena spoke and said, “How goes the day with you, Sir?” And the crocodile answered saying, “It goes badly with me. Sometimes in my pain and sorrow I weep, and then [...]

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admin on February 2nd, 2011

Khalil Jibran I would not exchange the sorrows of my heart For the joys of the multitude. And I would not have the tears that sadness makes To flow from my every part turn into laughter. I would that my life remain a tear and a smile. A tear to purify my heart and give [...]

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admin on December 7th, 2010

I went searching for their faults Trying to mentally get them back for all they did Trying to comfort myself during these painful days Hoping their shortcomings would make the pain go away But as I searched through their closets prepared to find skeletons galore I found myself drowning in my own sins sins that [...]

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admin on July 20th, 2010

Its a strange concept, for the mind to comprehend but the heart beats strong and aches with no amend Missing Him, with every beat Craving his presence through every defeat Tears pour down, for this Beloved Soul I want you near me now, before I lose control The Man who helped those in need the [...]

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