Posts tagged “clouds

Rolling clouds

The lull between big snow storms

Is painted in clouds of purple

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And blue that roll over the landscape

As the sun slowly rises to say hello.

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And, of course, my poser Ruby

Looks good in that early morning light.

(Meanwhile, Simmie just prefers to run around 

In circles enjoying the snow! :-))

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For more drama, please visit: Skywatch.


Deep purple

One morning in late November,

Just as the ice was forming on the lake,

The houses on the far shore were lit up like a necklace of lights.

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One in particular was ablaze —

What a glorious view it must be from those windows!

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The sun rose slowly

Turning the world into a tapestry of lilacs and pinks,

Stitched together with clouds.

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For more amazing sunrises or sunsets, please visit: Skywatch.


Cloud swirls

The world changes so rapidly.

Only last week, it was beautiful autumn

And time for swimming in clouds.

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The ripples of our actions

Have far-reaching effects,

So it’s wise to act with kindness.

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Even a misty and cloudy sunrise

Brings hope and beauty.

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For more lovely clouds, please visit: Skywatch.


Lilac wonder

Autumn makes me rich

As it leaves its golden coins on the shore of the lake.

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Misty pastel pinks

Blend with lilac clouds and autumn trees.

I stand in awe and drink in the wonder.

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For more gorgeousness, please visit: Skywatch.

 


Catch me a sunset

Enjoy the view.

Throw out the line

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And catch a beautiful

Summer sunset.

(Lots of events planned over the next coming days, so I won’t be able

To visit your blogs. But thanks for your visit!)

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For more great views, go fishing at: Skywatch.


Postcards from Dusseldorf

Just back from Dusseldorf in Germany

(We didn’t go to Brussels in the end).

After work, we walked along the Rhine,

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Enjoying dramatic skies

And the ornamental trees along the river bank.

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Spring was in full swing:

Isn’t this magnolia in full bloom just gorgeous!

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For more amazing skies, please visit: Skywatch.


Pink frosting

December was a month

Of pink and lilac skies —

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Giving us deliciously

Frosted views at dawn.

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For more frosting, please go to: Skywatch.


Furrowed skies

A couple of summers ago, we visited the Weald and Downland Open Air Museum

In Sussex, England.

Pretty Elizabethan houses glowed under a big blue sky

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And a newly-ploughed field (with a thatched hut in it)

Matched the ploughed furrows of a dramatic sky.

I‘ve got a family emergency and am off to England again. I’ll be back next week.

Until then – take care!

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For more lovely views, please visit: Skywatch.


Rainbow is my favourite colour

Rainbows are delightful —

Especially when they are decorated with cloud moustaches.

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Seen for a few fleeting moments,

They remind us that life is short – and beautiful.

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For more colourful moments, please visit: Skywatch.


The sentinel

A strange pink glow

Beckoned me out into the storm.

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There on the rickety jetty,

Was a lone goose

Staring out into the sunset.

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It was a moment full of poignancy and beauty.

Just him and me

And the whisper of autumn.

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For more lovely moments, please go to: Skywatch.