‘Veterans’ Honor’, A Rose To Honor Our Veterans

Army Air Force WWII

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A Rose Tribute To Memorial Day | In Loving Memory

Memorial Day

“We do not know one promise these men made, one pledge they gave, one word they spoke; but we do know they summed up and perfected, by one supreme act, the highest virtues of men and citizens. For love of country they accepted death, and thus resolved all doubts, and Continue Reading

Roses Fall Into Winter

Magnificent Sweet Gum Tree

I think I shall never see A poem lovely as a tree ~ Joyce Kilmer     Fall is a time for reflection. Time seems to slow down. Even the clock falls back. This autumn in Illinois the leaves took on reflective hues that seemed to dance and play in Continue Reading

Memorial Day, Garden of Memories

Daddy was in England during WWII. War paints a vivid picture in the mind of a child. Mother told me what it was like for my father during WWII in England. Daddy didn’t talk about it. She told of blackouts, air raids in the night and the terrifying Luftwaffe strafing Continue Reading