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There will be no memorial

As our truck passed a memorial commemorating Iraqi martyrs who died fighting in the Iran-Iraq War, I asked another soldier sitting across from me, “Do you think they’ll ever build a monument to the American soldiers who died here?” 24 more words

Iraq

poem-sacrifice

An Argyll and Sutherland Highlander’s

simple service:

honour guard,

in respectful silence, stand proud

beneath a towering arch,

the bronze visages of

the nation’s memorial to those… 119 more words

Poetry

The Poet’s Lament for His Mother’s Death Has Won Another Prize

Most get an afterlife that isn’t much
for having had one’s soul pried out and kissed by death.
Oh, yes, it’s heady for a while, everyone suddenly… 217 more words

Poetry

Design: Breast Cancer Ring

I am certainly not the first person to make a pink ribbon ring, nor will I be the last. But here is a ring that I designed around breast cancer. 135 more words

Jewelry Design

Ottawa Shooting: A day of choas.

At the National War Memorial, At 9:52 a.m. on Oct. 22, two soldiers were on guard at the National War Memorial in downtown Ottawa when one was shot and later on died due to his wounds. 120 more words

Visit the Traveling Vietnam Veterans Memorial

For the 18th year, Welks Resort in Branson will host the Traveling Vietnam Veterans Memorial, also known as “The Wall.”

The memorial will be open for public viewing daily from 8 a.m.-6 p.m. 54 more words

Branson

Even the most optimistic deal with sadness

It’s been 4 years. Actually it was 4 years on October 20th, but you will understand my hesitation to post this when you recognize the topic. 1,004 more words

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