Golden Poppy

Golden Poppy

Breanna Tyrrel, Canyon Springs High School - 12th grade

California, our golden state always has a surprise to be discovered, but can only be seen with hungry eyes. February comes and the rain pours, clouds part making way for the sun to knock onto Earths soil inviting poppies to transpire. A luminous blush sweeps across the turf, casting back a golden parallel affinity with the daylight. Every trip to the grocery store becomes guiltless when the troubled mind is abandoned, invigorated, captured by the grandeur of the brilliant prominence. Bold, beautiful but delicate, harmonious eyes yearn, thirst for that affected moment of flawless tranquility. Oh California, there's no place like home ...

© 2009 Breanna Tyrrel, Displayed with permission.