I wrote these two poems in 2011, I have reblogged them since but I am going to post them again today. Remember the Dead yes but remember the living too! 1,001 more words
Tags » Lest We Forget
Wherever you were on that tragic day,
You will never forget the horror.
You will never forget the sorrow.
You will never forget the pain. 58 more words
“Dai” Westacott had just one cap at forward for Wales but might have expected more, since he played for Cardiff for seven seasons during one of the club’s most successful periods. 951 more words
From time to time, I have written about iconic and pioneering women in relative recent history, well recent by British standards :-) I also sometimes write about the Middle-East which is actually the one area of life that I can actually claim to have some academic expertise. 2,726 more words
A member of the inaugural New Zealand Maori team of 1910, Autini Pitara Kaipara was described by his peers as an outstanding rugby footballer. Leaving behind rugby for the battlefields of Europe in 1914, Kaipara gave his life for his country at Passchendaele on the 4th of August 1917. 755 more words