Thursday, February 7, 2013

Soul Spring Turning

A  L  O  H  A !
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You may linger
in an emerald trove
beside a 
wintergreen sea

You may trek
the sun gilded

Seeking Gold

To find yourself
chasing illusions

So make the 
Your Joy -

Don't forget
to see the gold
and beside

“Now the wren has gone to roost 
and the sky is turnin' gold
And like the sky
 my soul is also turnin' - ” 

 Ray Lamontagne

What makes YOUR
Soul turn?

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                             Warmly, cloudia 


Bob Bushell said...

Brilliantly photos Cloudia, all in gold, breathtaking.

UIFPW08 said...

Ciao CLODIA. by Sicily

Brian Miller said...

ha i was totally chasing one in your pictures...trying to figure out what the design was on...i thought it a tree at first...but a shadow on a

aloha from va

TexWisGirl said...

glad you showed where that 'illusion' came from. :)

Teresa said...

Love the idea of making the journey your joy. The pictures of the elephant chasing its shadow are priceless.

Anonymous said...

The illusions I'm chasing aren't as pretty as your wandering golden rhino. Interesting concept, to adjust the rat race. Mahalo, DrumMajor

Anonymous said...

Beautiful shots! Snow and winter are lifting me up over here.

Karen S. said...

Aloha Cloudia- Thank you for bringing my morning GOLD to me....directly from your first photo to your last! I so long for our days to match photo #1. Only 41 days until March 20TH- Spring!

Hilary said...

Love4ly as always. I like how that elephant evolved in your photos.

Daryl said...

aloha from soon to be snowy NYC

nanny said...

The nearness of spring has me singing!!!

Glennis said...

Lovely words and photos, love elephants. Uplifting.

Optimistic Existentialist said...

Aloha from Kentucky :)


The journey must be the joy, I love that!

Cloudia said...

Thanks jolly Pals!!!

Tammie Lee said...

wonderful to take your post to heart

Linda said...

Thank you, Cloudia!

Krishna said...

beautiful photos, i like 1st one


Kay said...

Absolutely breathtaking, Cloudia. What makes my soul turn?
Kindness and understanding

anthonynorth said...

Beautiful pics. Enjoyed them.

magiceye said...


Namaste /\ from Mumbai

PerthDailyPhoto said...

Oh la! Gorgeous golden post Cloudia, and not an illusion in sight! Right now some cool weather would rock my boat!!

Betty Manousos said...

wow! the first and the last one are simply breathtaking!!


Cloudia said...

Each of You brings such JOY here!