blame it on my gypsy soul.
poppy study n°3
Poppy study n°3 is part of a series of
It’s a wish to still and immortalise a wild
Poppies are so inspirational..
Virginia Woolf wrote
"She was like a crinkled poppy;
with the desire to drink dry dust."
I mean.. isn’t that just crazy beautiful..?!
Hannah continues; I shot this flower photograph
of a poppy field at dusk, where that peaceful
pale dogwood pink sky meet the passionate
red poppies, because I wanted a reminder of home and
my family far away. There was always something
a bit dark in that ritual, of seeing people in preparation
for swedish midsummer, pulling over at the roadside,
picking big bouquets of these beauties and shoving them
in the trunk of their cars. Mama would always say
"They'll be dead at home-coming.
Poppies are delicate creatures,
not fit for mobster style transportation."