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World War Two and Holocaust Movies Worth a Damn: Run Boy Run

“Run Boy Run” is a Polish made film with English subtitles that depicts the true story of a 10 year old boys struggle to stay alive in 1940’s Poland During World War Two. 88 more words

World War II History

Guest Post: Christoph Fischer

How Research can turn into Inspiration

It is an absolute pleasure to invite fellow author, Christoph Fischer as a guest writer on my blog. It was several years ago, I was lucky enough to meet him and we got to know each other by networking, mostly via Facebook. 931 more words


Warsaw Ghetto II

What is a piece of bread?

What does it mean

When it is everything?

What do you do

When you are crying


And a child comes before you… 24 more words

Warsaw Ghetto I

Crowded, crowded, crowded

Can’t move anywhere

But you can see out the window

So it’s okay, right?

Families stay together

But you can’t turn around… 19 more words

'Yizkor, 1943' a Rare English Translation of Work by Rachel Auerbach From the Warsaw Ghetto

The Ringelblum Archive cataloged the awe-inspiring endurance of the Jews of the Warsaw Ghetto against the murderous cruelty of the Nazi occupier, mass starvation, and disease. 325 more words


Children of the Holocaust

Just when it seems there can’t possibly be more to write about the horrors of the Holocaust, Jim Shepard in The Book of Aron reminds us why it is something we must never stop reading about – and, hopefully, learning from. 225 more words