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Rest Days Are Needed

I’m not doing so well, today. This is one of the days where I won’t be sharing what a great day I had, or how I kicked depression’s butt, or rave about how productive I was. 309 more words

Battle of Tagliacozzo, 23 August 1268

TAGLIACOZZO, BATTLE OF, 23 AUGUST 1268

Defeat for Conradin, son of Conrad IV (HRE), the last Hohenstaufen in Sicily. He invaded the kingdom of Sicily with German and Spanish allies in 1267, seeking to make good his claim against Charles of Anjou. 707 more words

Germany

Bitten

the battle versus fleas
spawned a worn out phrase.
“oh God, they’re itching all over again!”
you fall down in fleas
to pray.

Locked And Loaded

(A haiku poem)

Finding some Paper

Eyes shift mischievously

Pen, weapon of choice

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Vivian Zems
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Poems

Convergent Assault

Rule #4 “have one group (‘fire’) . . . while another group (‘maneuver’) approaches the enemy from one direction and still another unit (‘maneuver’) approaches from the other.” (pg.75) 428 more words

Devotional