Podcast Preview: Everything’s Coming Up Poppies


You Can’t Eat the Sunshine is a weekly podcast series produced by Kim Cooper and Richard Schave in which the Esotouric founders talk with L.A. personalities about the city’s myths, contradictions, and inspirations.

This week, everything’s coming up poppies for Kim and Richard, who chat with Ranger Jean Rhyne of the California State Park Service. The two were invited to the Antelope Valley Poppy Reserve to see the flowers in peak bloom. “We’re having a great, unexpected bloom this year,” Rhyne says. “We’re definitely encouraging everybody to come out and see the poppies because they are very happy this year.”

In this exclusive clip, the two also visit City Hall, one of L.A.’s most iconic Film Noir locations, where poet and educator Suzanne Lummis talks at length about National Poetry Month. Listen on to learn more…

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Richard and Kim share highlights from the You Can’t Eat the Sunshine podcast every week at CityThink.