Their steps faded away to silence. Not part of the main stream any longer. It’s up to us to remember them. ” In the setting sun we shall not forget them”.
Please don’t to straight to Christmas from Halloween. Please spend time wearing a poppy and thinking about our veterans and those that continue to serve today. Think about those that didn’t come home. Think about the freedoms they gave us.
Today we were fortunate enough to spend the afternoon learning and paying homage to the countless
Continue reading “We walked in their steps”
On this date, one hundred years ago, the bells rang out across many countries. The armistice had been signed and the fighting was officially ended but not before Private George Lawrence Price was killed.
In the setting of the sun we will remember them.
He was one of “them” Continue reading “Remember “T H E M””
10 wooden crates and 5 soldiers in uniform on the stage. It doesn’t seem like enough to transport you to the hearts and minds of those Continue reading “A Soldier’s War*”
Another bout of insomnia gave me additional time to think about our bus trip tour of first world war sites in Europe during the spring of 2011. I was thinking about the stories of men who served that I wrote about in the post called the Remembrance Project 2018.
That lead me to remember the time Continue reading “From Insomnia to the Somme”
At first glance the image was confusing. In a slightly more panoramic view things came into better perception. But it was the background story detail that spoke to me. Continue reading “Images”