Peter Varney – One of Rocky Mount’s Crystal Prisms

When I first met Peter Varney, the retired assistant city manager, I recall a pleasant man, dressed as neat as a pin, self-contained, with vivid blue eyes. Looking back, I've come to appreciate the saying, "Great oaks from little acorns grow." We meet people all the time¬†but in this instance, I made a friend, which … Continue reading Peter Varney – One of Rocky Mount’s Crystal Prisms

“The Most Beautiful ‘Main Street’ in the Entire World”

A Pollyanna image for 'MAIN STREET' in the New Year This blog post and others I am writing will make more sense if you CLICK HERE TO VIEW THIS CHARMING SHORT CLIP FROM THE MOVIE - POLLYANNA¬† One of my favorite movies is Pollyanna (1960), starring Haley Mills with an outstanding supporting cast. Pollyanna offers … Continue reading “The Most Beautiful ‘Main Street’ in the Entire World”