Tag Archives: war

la Señorita Becky

I once knew a señorita named Becky Llena de aceite Llegaba toda nice Pero todo le resbalaba Cause Becky was nice Pero con corazón de León Always looking to make things right Becky will go a long way in life nathanB. © 2018 Image Credit: HERE Buy my NEW POETRY BOOK: Advertisements

POEM: A SON OF A PRODUCT OF WAR

I usually do not write on my blog other than share my poems in times of inspiration no matter what I may be feeling at that precise moment. My blog as well as poetry has been therapy to me in order to express my most inner feelings. I am blessed to have each of you […]

POEM: THE TIME IS WEAK

The World is in chaos Children dying Mothers crying Fathers desperate When will this war end? The war of words The war of hate The war of religion Destroying all lives from left to right The world is crumbling all around us Can’t we just be a beacon light? The news is sad The images […]

POEM: SOLDIERS WITHOUT A CAUSE

A land ravaged with war The rivers turned cold Cold with the blood of Innocent children Innocent mothers Innocent fathers A land that once flowed with life In a land filled with hidden death in the fields Brothers and sisters taught to kill the enemy Blood killing blood and yet they are soldiers with no […]

POEM: The eyes of my father tell, of dreams of war

All around me I see it, A war raging like never before, Death I smell, blood I know, Those that were with me yesterday are no longer here, I awake and there lies her body, Yesterday a woman full of life, Today a corpse with no light, I don’t understand? I don’t know why? These […]

BOOK REVIEW: Hitler’s Furies: German Women in the Nazi Killing Fields

Author: Wendy Lower ISBN-13: 9780547863382 Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publication date: 10/8/2013 Pages: 288 Source: I received a free copy of this book as compensation for review from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing. ABOUT THE BOOK: Wendy Lower’s stunning account of the role of German women on the Nazi eastern front—not only as plunderers and direct witnesses, but as actual killers—powerfully revises […]