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Weekly Listening: Olivier Messiaen

One of my favourite composers is Olivier Messiaen. There’s something about his music; a unique musical language certainly, but from that language he composes some of the most fantastic pieces of music. 136 more words


CMBN: It's a new day 01

This is a solo game, the smallest battle in CMBN. First of many I hope.

Let’s Play #01
Game: Combat Mission Battle for Normandy
Developer: Battlefront… 41 more words

Let's Plays

Harry S. Truman quote

My father served in World War II and was very proud of his service. I wish I had asked him more about Harry Truman, our thirty-third president. 78 more words


Remembering the The Good Fight on Memorial Day

As a veteran, I pause each Memorial Day to consider the many who have given their lives in service to their country. I have witnessed firsthand their dedication and commitment to, and their love for our country. 748 more words

Life Lessons

Photo of the HMRT Superman

HMRT Superman was a British Rescue Tug that discovered the Whale Unit that the Partridge had been towing to Normandy.  Her crew were able to tow the Whale Unit so that it could be used to ferry equipment to the landing force. 27 more words


May 24, 2015 - "We are all heroes" Are we really?

I was listening to the radio this morning to get the news and on came this piece about the Eurovision music competition and some kid from Sweden won and sang a song about We are all heroes of our time….. 715 more words


Bring Back the Living Room...Listen to the Stories

Quotes and Notes #196, May 24

“The living owe it to those who no longer can speak to tell their story for them.”—Czeslaw Milosz, “The Issa Valley”—

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