Monthly Archives: February 2016

Rosemary

One by one the seasons died and almost without notice the years succumbed to the same fate.  I was young then and paid little notice to the passage of time. Things seemingly occurred purposefully as nature imposed its will on … Continue reading

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Brownie, And The Winds of Change

The winds of change were blowing across McDonald County in the early years of the 1960’s.  The outside world that had for so very long been kept at bay was bringing new ways and ideas to the rural southwest Missouri … Continue reading

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One Rose Only

I first met Yvette in March of 1968.  She was already in the middle years of her life and was the proprietor of a small flower shop, La Roseraire.  I recall so vividly my first encounter with Yvette as it … Continue reading

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