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March 5, 2015 - Spring, flowers, handsome men and war preparation

“We come this way but once. We can either tiptoe through life and

hope we get to death without being badly bruised or we can live a full, 1,398 more words


Rotshchilds at the MFA

What’s better than getting into museums for free?  Not much, in my opinion. (Though I do understand the arguments for and against free admission: that’s for another post).   536 more words


Tough Memories of Heroes - Lent 9

My Dad was a Prisoner of War in Nazi Germany. It was an important part of his legacy.

As the pilot of a B-17, he was shot down over Stuttgart and parachuted into a lake where he treaded water until the German military arrived. 482 more words


Armaments in Miniature 1/200 Junkers Ju 88s

We’re playing a Battle of Britain campaign at the store using Wings of Glory. I wrote it using a Check Your 6! scenario book as a guide, and I have included several aircraft that aren’t available in the WoG line; fortunately they are available in resin from… 29 more words

Miniature Games

Poetry: Mr. President (#TBT)

I wrote this poem last year for my history class. I’d completely forgotten that this poem existed, but I reread it, and thought it would cool to do a #ThrowBackThursday by posting it.  44 more words