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In Darkness: Schindler's List in the Sewers

Based on true events which took place in the Polish city of Luvov in WW2, this gruelling arthouse film revisits the emotional and factual territory familiar from Anne Frank’s diary and Schindler’s List. 434 more words

Film Reviews

The Blitz Cafe ~ Hebden Bridge.

Have you ever been to Hebden Bridge? Its a bohemian little Yorkshire town , packed full of quirky independent shops. There’s hobbledy cobbledy streets and surrounding craggy countryside. 240 more words

Places To Visit

Cockatoo Island

The image above, showing a busy Cockatoo Island, is evocative of a time when this island in Sydney Harbour was not only the focus but indeed the heart of naval life in Sydney. 220 more words

New South Wales

Recruiting Officer of Shih-hao by Tu Fu

At dusk I sought lodging at Shih-hao village,
When a recruiting officer came to seize men at night.
An old man scaled the wall and fled, 173 more words

Poetry

What can be said

Unnerving silence following tragedy
when hundreds of voices became unheard.

I’ve never seen any of your faces
until now through photos

random glimpses and a summary of… 30 more words

Being

A.R.P's working in the dark

During 1941, forty A.R.P. (Air Raid Precautions) wardens of No. 3 Post, Blantyre, were very much annoyed over the cutting off of the electric light at their post. 183 more words

Blantyre Events

Meanwhile during the Military "Operation"

Operation Protective Edge

not a war. no. an Operation.

Red alerts sound

take cover

Booms. and quiet

How do I spend my time?

I am doing intensive puppet therapy. 130 more words

Puppetry