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The Panic Room: Enigma

Harlow, Jul 2017

The Panic Room: Enigma

Toby says:

Enigma is a detective game, set in the Bletchley codebreaking centre where you have to identify a traitor from five possible suspects. 573 more words

The Panic Room

Homage to Sugar

Today’s phonetic alphabet goes … Romeo, Sierra, Tango, but in the 1940s S was for Sugar.  In this post S-Sugar is a Lancaster bomber with a long list of raids.  404 more words

Family History

TIME TO DIE

Daniel, somewhere in his seventies, was getting worried. All his life he’d been prone to worrying, usually about nothing or, on a really bad day, nearly next to nothing, but this was different. 1,516 more words

Fiction

The Orchid Tree by Siobhan Daiko #BookReview

The Orchid Tree is a dramatic and moving account of wartime events in Hong Kong and the repercussions in 1949 for the three main characters, Kate, a British teenager, Charles, a young Eurasian and Sofia, whose home is on the neutral island of Macau. 425 more words

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Meditation, Prayer and Wartime

Matterofprayer: A Year of Everyday Prayers – Sunday, July 2, 2017

Meditation, Prayer and Wartime

The year was 1942, and Dietrich Bonhoeffer found himself in the midst of the war. 407 more words

My Dad’s a Goldfish – Wishing I’d listened

I’ve been sifting through a box of the Goldfish’s old photos wishing I’d paid more attention to the things he told me: about his childhood, his school days, his army days, his life as an adult on Islay (as opposed to my life as a child on Islay).   481 more words

Alzheimers

Robert Matthew Goldstein reblogged this on Art by Rob Goldstein and commented:

A bittersweet post from My Dad Is A Goldfish