Monthly Archives: November 2013

Give thanks

This is a day of bounty in my home, of too much food, lovingly prepared, of pies, and turkeys, tables groaning beneath the weight. ┬áIt is a day of family crowding in, too close, around a table, to laugh and … Continue reading

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On Passing the New Menin Gate

  Who will remember, passing through this Gate, the unheroic dead who fed the guns? Who shall absolve the foulness of their fate,- Those doomed, conscripted, unvictorious ones? Crudely renewed, the Salient holds its own. Paid are its dim defenders … Continue reading

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