Peace… where does peace come from? Where does inner peace come from? She asked again slowly shaking her head and turning pale. “I have lived for a long time and not experienced peace – the blame in my own family, the betrayal from my friends and the injustice in my own motherland have taken away what I thought was peace.” 372 more words
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Today is Yom HaShoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day, when we commemorate the victims of the Nazi Holocaust (including members of my husband’s extended family). And for the first time in several years, I have been reminded of my childhood meeting with Corrie ten Boom, the famous Dutch Christian who along with other members of her family saved many Dutch Jews from extermination. 434 more words
This week I’ve split my writing between poetry and prose again.
In the prose corner, it’s all been about whodunnit. I’ve been gaily writing away and building up the story; although I said at the start it would be a short story (I thought about 20,000 words) I think it is drifting towards novella lengths and when completed it’ll be about 50,000. 408 more words