Clouds From Both Sides by Geoff le Pard

Reblogged from Geoff Le Pard at Tangental

I was reminded tonight of the fabulous Joni Mitchell Song

Both Sides Now

This line stuck, stuck hard in my throat, my head, in every little bit of me

I’ve looked at clouds from both sides now

There’s an image I adore.

Looking up, canopied in mortal existence, trapped in the humdrum, greyed everyday, rained upon by life’s vicissitudes. It is easy

It is SO easy

to forget the great beyond, the richness, the infinite blue yonder while squeezed into the moment underneath.

The drag of clouds on anyone’s outlook, the constant, unremitting winter of morbid thoughts

It is SO EASY to be lost in that fog

To be jailed by self limiting perception.

Perception is so important.

Continue reading by clicking the link: Clouds From Both Sides

About Sue Vincent

Sue Vincent is a Yorkshire-born writer and one of the Directors of The Silent Eye, a modern Mystery School. She writes alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. Find out more at France and Vincent. She is owned by a small dog who also blogs. Follow her at and on Twitter @SCVincent. Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email:
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4 Responses to Clouds From Both Sides by Geoff le Pard

  1. It has always been a favorite of ours, too.


  2. TanGental says:

    Thank you Sue. I’m glad you enjoyed this.


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