Thursday’s Special: Cloudscape


“Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.”
– Rabindranath Tagore, Stray Birds 

Poet, short-story writer, Nobel laureate in literature (the first non-European one), Indian Nationalist, polymath and author of a new genre of popular contemporary music known as rabindra-sangeet that draws on traditional Bengali folk and devotional music as well as Western Folk melodies, Rabindranath Tagore, or simply Kabi as they call him in India, was born in Calcutta some 154 years ago.

Listen to Amaro porano jaha chaay (All that my heart wishes for)




This is another Thursday’s Special photo challenge. Today the theme is cloudscape. Are clouds interesting enough to make a picture by themselves? I hope they are! Show me the clouds that you’ve seen and leave me links to your posts. Happy Thursday!




Contributions to this challenge can be seen by clicking the titles bellow:

Clouds over Postdamer Platz

Cloudscape Reflected 

Alternative blue sky

One of many stunners by Irene

 A break in the rain

On Edge with Stormy Weather over Wenlock

Rainbow clouds

Flying bellow the equatorial line

From the plane

Night train and dark clouds

John’s cloudscape


African clouds

Paisaje con nubes en Madrid

Solstice Clouds

Hawaiian sunsets

Big, Fluffy and Dramatic

Abode of clouds