And lots about hope for adults and others hope for the flowers trina paulos many thanks to everyone all over the world who has helped me believe in the butterfly this is the tale of a caterpillar who has trouble becoming what he really is it is like myself – like us love. Thus, we are able to recognize the most pressing need to preserve hope and evoke it in as many people as possible trina's 1972 tale, hope for the flowers, is one which my mother read to me on many occasions of my growing up, and was a natural choice for our company's goals with this production. Hope's theme of life, moving through seeming death to a new and more beautiful life, has touched the hearts of millions of people hope for the flowers is for young and old, lovers, husbands and wives it's a book to learn to read with, or to comfort those who are dying or grieving.
Summary of hope for the flowers the cocoon of embrace: the only way to go up hope for the flowers is a story about a caterpillar, stripe, who was born in this world and lived a normal life as expected from a caterpillar: eating and growing biggerhowever, he became tired of doing such routine over and over again and thought that there must be something more to life.
This classic story is celebrating its 40th anniversary beginning in september of 2012 hope for the flowers is an inspiring allegory about the realization of one's true destiny as told through the lives of caterpillars stripe and yellow, who struggle to climb to the top before understanding that they are meant to fly.
A bright yellow book with whimsical designs caught my eye in the library one day as an aspiring children''s book author, i breezed through trina paulus'' hope for the flowers in only a little over 30 minutes and immediately fell in love with it it is a story that children will love and adults could definitely learn from. After reading the story, i realized that hope for the flowers can have a double meaning the first meaning is literal, and that is because if more caterpillars will turn themselves into a butterfly, flowers will bloom, they will be healthy, they will have hope.
Conclusion about the book of hope for the flowers the conclusion of the book, hope for the flowers by trina paulus tells the story of stripe, a caterpillar who searches for the meaning of life the book concludes with strip e's friend, yellow, helping him to learn his destiny after she becomes a butterfly.
''hope for the flowers'' is a book that i found at a friend's place this book was part of a course on entrepreneurship that he underwent at business school hardbound with bright coloured cover and inside pages, the book looks like one created for kindergarten kids. Theme and narrative elements in the short story introduction to literature prof roxanne july 16, 2012 theme and narrative elements in the short story one of the useful aspects of reading a short story is that it often provides a commentary on human nature or the human condition.
Hope for the flowers has been an immense success, inspiring many thousand of people since it was first published in 1972 trina has lived such an incredible life, fighting for justice, peace, and our environment ( see below for her bio . And this story is partly about life, partly about revolution and a lot about hope in the story, we can discover what really matters in life, and how the catterpillar journey represents in our everyday lifethethe hope for the flowers here are the caterpillars because caterpillar is soon to be a butterflyif there is no butterfly there will be no flowers too.