Tag: Veteran’s Day

Thank You, Veterans

My father too, was destroyed by the war. They say that he was one of the lucky ones who got to come home, but he never really came home and he never really left the war. Frances Russell in Clean Dry Socks: Diary of a Doughboy. Today is Veteran’s Day, or Armistice Day, the day …

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It felt like I needed to write something

Yesterday was the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Armistice ending World War I. The “war to end wars.” While I’ve not been writing here much lately, it just didn’t seem right to let the occasion pass without recognizing the day. The flag in the picture flew over the U.S. Capitol in honor of …

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