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The Great War and Cardiff: A French Connection

Opened in 1859, Cathays Cemetery in Cardiff is the third largest municipal cemetery in Britain.  I used to live opposite the cemetery – not as creepy as you might think – and now and then I have the opportunity to walk through it.  283 more words

#Imagine Japan, through the lens of Natsu

My name is Natsu. I was raised in Japan, but born in Australia. I left Australia at the age of 7, and lived in Japan ever since, so probably I have lost most of my Aussi­ness (except love for vegimite A MUST for breakfast). 487 more words


We asked for better weapons, got death sentence – Condemned soldier

One of the 54 soldiers sentenced to death by a Nigerian Army court martial for mutiny and conspiracy to commit mutiny has taken to the social media to express his frustration. 263 more words



Peshawar. My heart goes out to all the innocent souls that were brutally murdered. Just thinking of the fear they must have felt when the school was attacked gives me a headache of confusion and disbelief. 80 more words


Survival Training

There…can you see them…nestled into the hillside, not quite completely still, but you have to stare to see the barely perceptible movement, and it’s just out of the corner of your eye. 505 more words


Here’s What A Soldier Sentenced To Death For Mutiny Had To Say On Facebook

54 Nigerian soldiers were sentenced to death on Wednesday after they had refused to fight Boko Haram earlier in the year, and took up arms against their superiors. 106 more words