Category Archives: clouds

Slumbering Moon

The moon rests with only the luminescent C-curve of its back showing.  Its bed is the sky, draped in a drowsy shade of well past midnight and not quite morning blue.   Around the moon, clouds are spread like a rumpled … Continue reading

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A Cocoon for the Moon and Me

A few nights ago, the moon disappeared behind a curtain of clouds where it hid all night. Wrapped in this private, quiet cocoon, the moon worked on completing its journey from bright sliver to full round ripeness. Being a writer … Continue reading

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Old Friends

The sun woke up early this morning and arose from its bed just below the horizon.   It took a leisurely stroll up into the sky where it sat on a pillowy cloud, waitingfor me to come outdoors to join it. … Continue reading

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Good for the Heart

The hot, humid weather finally stepped aside and allowed cooler, drier air to enter. Perfect for a walk in the woods on Stony Man Trail on Skyline Drive! Lush ferns cover the ground under the trees, unlike my ferns at … Continue reading

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Riding the Clouds

Yesterday, I stepped into a pool of shade under the outstretched branches of a tree and back into my childhood.  I spent many an afternoon as a child under the low branches of a Japanese maple tree seeing how many … Continue reading

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Take a Break to Marvel Day

Let’s be bold and declare today, Take a Break to Marvel Day.  It’s easy.  All you have to do is stop everything for a little while, take a deep breath, and turn your unidivided attention to the marvel of the … Continue reading

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Night Parade

Saw a parade At night In the deep blue-grey sky. Floats of clouds Fat, fluffy ones Skinny, sleek ones Snowy white ones Rose and lavender tinted ones Drifting by. Thousands of bare tree branches Line the parade route Waving their … Continue reading

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