Quick write: Pondering amber waves of grain


Something about this image feels so “American” to me with its golden wheat standing tall against a stiff breeze as a storm threatens in the distance.

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(Flickr: James Watkins)

(Flickr: James Watkins)


What does this photo say to you?

Does it inspire any memories or feelings of patriotism?

Do you find the stark contrasts in color appealing?

Is there an ominous message here? Or one of renewal?

Take a moment to write about this photo and become  inspired today.

Kerri S. Mabee is managing editor at and founder of Breeze Media & Communications. Learn more about her at  

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