Pictures in the Clouds

One of my favorite summer pastimes as a child was to sit under a red maple tree for hours and watch white puffy clouds drift by.   Those clouds were magical to me because they formed delightful pictures.  There were fire-breathing dragons, puppy dogs running with their ears flapping in the wind, rabbits, old men and so many other pictures for my imagination to play with.    And if I sat still long enough, the clouds would shift, float and change into more wonderful pictures. 

I still love to watch clouds.  The other night as I was taking a walk, I spotted a picture of a little girl in the clouds.  The sky was lit with a spectacularly dramatic golden light that made this image of the little girl so captivating.  In her outstretch cupped hands, she held a tiny bird that she was offering the heavens.  If only I had my camera, I thought.  But now that I think about it, I didn’t really need it.  This is one picture that is going to stay with me for a while in my heart. 

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 © Lynn Wyvill 2011


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