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A World War I Story | A World War I Story

barbara-froman's picture
Oct.08.2012
Today's Favorite Film post comes from award-winning poet, editor, and publisher, Ellen Wade Beals A favorite movie, and source of solace, is the French film, King of Hearts, directed by Philipe de Broca, and scripted by Daniel Boulanger from a concept by Maurice Bessy. It came out in the United...
monty-heying's picture
Aug.16.2012
Here are a couple of memorable passages:  “This book is to be neither an accusation nor a confession, and least of all an adventure, for death is not an adventure to those who stand face to face with it. It will simply try to tell of a generation of men who, even though they may have escaped...
c-lee-mckenzie's picture
Aug.20.2009
I'm totally into A Terrible Splendor, a story about a world poised on the brink of war and anticipating one of the most exciting tennis matches ever. While Nazi Germany rounds homosexuals for no reason except that they don't fit Hitler's critieria for a "superior race," two extraordinary...
faruk-buzhala's picture
Apr.16.2009
Vëlla i dashur,ti nuk mund ta përfytyrosh. jo,ti nuk mundesh,nuk mundesh…   Romanin e shkrimtarit francez Anri Barbys e lexova nga shkaku se ky autor ishte pjesëmarrës në luftën e parë botërore dhe ngjarja  ishte përjetim real i vetë autorit,si një dëshmitar i luftës.Në këtë analizë,unë nuk do të...
jean-taggart's picture
Nov.11.2008
Veterans Day used to be called Armistice Day, and today is the 90th anniversary of the original armistice which ended WW I. My father was an Infantry officer in the 184th Machine Gun Battalion, and was wounded shortly after the battle that followed the events described below. This article was...