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Bonus: Mother by Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros
Every Mother Counts soundtrack.
“Mother, the song sprang from ‘Mother’ the poem, a poem I wrote about a year ago to my mother,” Ebert explains. “I wanted to explain to her that taking her for granted for so much of my life was less a function of my admitted selfishness and more a function of her unwavering love for me. Her unflinching steadiness I took to be immovable fact—I took her for ‘granite,’ as the poem goes, to make my stand upon.”
Sharon Pingitore, or Mamaste, is a New Jersey native and mama to four kids. She became a Yoga teacher to fulfill a deep desire to give back. Her story is not uncommon, but her destiny is. One day, after a few years of yoga practice she found the meaning of “know your truth”. She began to tap into this part of herself that had been buried for so long. She found her voice. She found her Satya. Fast forward to 2012. She is living her dream. Her greatest accomplishments, are her children. After that, it’s her passion, her dharma, to reach as many people as she can and guide them onto their true path. They don’t call her Mamaste for nothing. Her website is Mamaste NJ.