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Bernice L. Rocque is a family historian, writer, educator, and avid gardener. In her early career, she worked in 3 library arenas: academic, public (YA/Ref), and corporate. She grew up in Norwich, Connecticut in the surroundings described in her novella, UNTIL THE ROBIN WALKS ON SNOW. Her latest book is THE PONEMAH YEARS: Walking in the Footsteps of My Mother. She has authored numerous business articles and conference proceedings associated with her work in libraries, training and development, and project management. Articles she has written about her family have appeared in the Norwich Bulletin, Good Old Days magazine, and Family Chronicle. Ms. Rocque lives in Connecticut.

Crazy for Strawberries

Nostalgic memories of strawberry season in eastern Connecticut. A friend of mine, who grew up a small distance thru the woods from me, just told me her family's memories are almost identical. Are yours similar?
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Published on July 05, 2019 10:25 Tags: connecticut, daughters, farms, fathers, strawberries, strawberry-season
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Until the Robin Walks on Snow

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