Though resembling ash
left by world-consuming fires,
clouds revive the fields.
Painting by US artist John Cox, detail
The formality of the rectilinear roads, fields
and telegraph poles, is contrasted with the
formlessness of storm clouds.
Refuting the mystical, metaphysical concept of the existence of individual, discrete selves (while bearing in a non existent mind, that there is no universally accepted theory as to what the word "existence" means)