I just learned that there is a "Cloud Appreciation Society"!
They have a beautifully written and so true Manifesto - just perfect for getting into an autumn mood filled with gratefulness for natures wonders, abundance and...
Here it goes:
"We believe that clouds are unjustly maligned and that life would be immeasurably poorer without them.
We think that they are Nature's poetry, and the most egalitarian of her displays, since everyone can have a fantastic view of them.
We pledge to fight 'blue-sky-thinking' wherever we find it. Life would be dull if we had to look up at cloudless monotony day after day.
We seek to remind people that clouds are expressions of the atmosphere's moods, and can be read like those of a person's countenance.
Clouds are so commonplace that their beauty is often overlooked. They are for dreamers and their contemplation benefits the soul. Indeed, all who consider the shapes they see in them will save on psychoanalysis bills.
And so we say to all who'll listen:
Look up, marvel at the ephemeral beauty and live life with your head in the clouds!"
So magical - clouds are always there for you - for free!
P.S luzia pimpinella is collecting more golden light this week...