Monthly Archives: August 2014

My Dad, Volunteer in WWI

My Dad, Volunteer in WWI Today is the 100th anniversary of the beginning of WWI. Here’s an abridged version of the first chapter of a memoir I’m writing about my Dad’s involvement in the Great War. At the time of … Continue reading

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A Photo a Week Challenge: Off-Centered

In my garden at Beauty Point, Sydney, Australia in July 2014 Snowdrops getting ready to bloom The first snowdrops opened up on 15 July this year. It was a rainy day. Strictly speaking, these are snowflakes, but they’re commonly called snowdrops. … Continue reading

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It’s Raining Peace

Originally posted on writing to freedom:
It’s Raining Peace Look, up in the sky is it a bird, a plane, a man no, it’s a peace tree raining down showers of love, respect and harmony spreading peace throughout the land…

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In Memoriam

In Memoriam Trimeric Friendship forged in childhood In our wartime homeland Although divided by the oceans Death cannot destroy In our wartime homeland Two little girls met Sharing their joys, fears and pain Although divided by the oceans Their two … Continue reading

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