“God gave us memory

so that we might

have roses

in December.”

— James M. Barrie

winter’s cold withers

wrapped in warm shades of summer

memories outlive

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Roses Recalled ~ Lush Florence Griswold Museum summer garden reduced to memory • Photo and “Memories” haiku poem by Mary O’Connor

© 2021

Perfect Holiday Gift!

“Passing Shadows” ~ New gift book by Mary O’Connor. Filled with surprising three-line haiku poems, illustrated with full-color photos and watercolor paintings. Available at the Florence Griswold Museum gift shop and other local retail shops, as well as on

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