Cemetery On the Hill
By Stacy Vellas, 1994
'Way up in northern Minnesota
The homestead again is planted in pine.
During my childhood years that cemetery on the hill was a
very pleasant place. I knew the story of my Grandmother and
her children and I knew she had meant a lot to her children.
The wild roses had a gentle odor when I stopped to look in
on her. So, for all my life cemeteries have been a look into
history for me. A special place where special people that
lived and now rest forever. Every few years we go back and
care for their graves and it is a pleasant journey back in
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