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