More Than a Frequent Flyer

A special family member planted itself in our hearts

Lacy the asparagus fern has been in our family for more than 50 years. Photo: Author’s archives
My folks on a cruise. Don’t know if Lacy tagged along this time. Photo: Author’s archives

A Native Texan and Mizzou Journalism grad, Nelson has worked in newspapers, politics, PR and as a high school publications adviser and AP English teacher.

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