Monica D. Murgia

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July 23rd, 2014 by Monica Murgia

Photo Diary: Persistence

“The little reed, bending to the force of the wind, soon stood upright again when the storm had passed over.” – Aesop
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July 20th, 2014 by Monica Murgia

Photo Diary: Change

“Your desire to change is simply a symptom of growing in a certain direction.  You are as naturally flowing in a new direction as a tree putting out a new branch.  In the process of growth, the oak is not better than an acorn.  Because what does it do?  It produces acorns.  So an oak is an acorn’s way of becoming others.” – Alan Watts
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July 18th, 2014 by Monica Murgia

Photo Diary: Sight

“My destination is no longer a place, rather a new way of seeing.” – Marcel Proust
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July 17th, 2014 by Monica Murgia

Photo Diary: Blown in the Air

“In all our quest of greatness, like wanton boys, whose pastime is their care, we follow after bubbles, blown in the air.” – John Webster
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July 16th, 2014 by Monica Murgia

Photo Diary: Barriers

“Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.”  - Rumi
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July 15th, 2014 by Monica Murgia

Photo Diary: Indestructible

“As the spider sends forth and draws in its thread, as plants sprout on the earth, as hair grows from the body, thus the universe springs from the Indestructible, the source of life.” – The Mundaka Upanishad
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July 14th, 2014 by Monica Murgia

Photo Diary: Conviction

“Life has taught me that one’s most precious asset is the spirit of ‘independence at all costs’ . . . the constant disposition to risk all in the interests of a conviction.” – Charles James
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July 13th, 2014 by Monica Murgia

Photo Diary – Blossom

“Like a flower, we blossom when the conditions are right.” – Rita Said
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July 11th, 2014 by Monica Murgia

Photo Diary: Why the Bird Sings

“A bird does not sing because it has an answer.  It sings because it has a song.” – Maya Angelou
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July 9th, 2014 by Monica Murgia

Photo Diary: Errands

Sometimes I am reminded what is really important while running errands. Dodging people, racing the clock, I realized the greatest sorrow is not having the courage to say how you feel.

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July 6th, 2014 by Monica Murgia

Photo Diary: Freedom

“At the center of your being you have the answer.  You know who you are and you know what you want.” – Lao Tsu

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July 5th, 2014 by Monica Murgia

Photo Diary: Rain

“I yearn for flowers that bend with the wind and rain.” – Tso Ssu
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