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100th Anniversary of Animal Involvement in World War I

World War I was one of the most devastating and horrific conflicts humanity has ever witnessed and participated in. More than 16 million people lost their lives either in battle or being in the line of fire. 981 more words

General

Writers' Wisdom

“When I write I try as far as possible to forget I’m writing it at all. I tell it down onto the page, as if I’m telling it to one person only, my best friend.” 6 more words

Writing

Book Review - "War Horse" (Author: Michael Morpurgo)

From Goodreads:

A powerful tale of war, redemption, and a hero’s journey.

In 1914, Joey, a beautiful bay-red foal with a distinctive cross on his nose, is sold to the army and thrust into the midst of the war on the Western Front. 458 more words

Book Reviews

The Lightbox 'The Horse at War: 1914 – 1918'

The horse played a crucial part in World War One and horrifyingly over 10 million horses died through exhaustion, disease, bullets, and many sadly fell and sunk into the mud of the front line. 381 more words

Surrey

Fury Film Review

Riveting, Tense, and Emotional

By Matthew McKenna

Wars have brought memorable films such as Saving Private Ryan, War Horse, and Full Metal Jacket. Now a new movie can be added to the roster called Fury, directed by David Ayer. 446 more words

Arts

Indigo Aldwych and War Horse: Birthday Date Night

Just over a month ago Ben took me on a birthday evening out. Knowing how much of a theatre fan I am, he booked tickets for us to see… 1,229 more words

London

Weibrecht Chases Elusive World Cup Podium Finish

COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo. (AP) - The end of a ski season usually brings another surgery for Andrew Weibrecht followed by weeks and weeks of recovery. 782 more words

Sports