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WWI Australian digger (soldier) and his story. I wrote is many years ago when I was younger and in school, it was later published in a RSL magazine.
Poetry | Updated Mar 2, 2014 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
The aftermath of WW1 leaves Sam in shreds, but as he lives his daily struggle of a life, he faces the challenge of a new job. The man he loved died on the battlefield and he has to live with that for the rest of his life but, making it increasingly harder is George, the spiteful Second Footman...
Novel | Updated Feb 8, 2014 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
By J Taylor
A story of life in the trenches and the Battle of the Somme - July 1st 1916.
Samantha and Elizabeth (from Elizabeth's Birthday) along with a new friend, Chrystal, convert an athiest WWI survivor in bad need of a leg amputation to a Christian.
By Iskah E Shirah
You see me walking past in the grimy London street; guiltily you invite me into a pub for a drink. I eye you, adjust my face, and reply.
The memories of an old woman whose father and grandfather were caught in the World Wars.
Short Story | Updated Oct 31, 2012 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Gurtha & Sax is a short story set in 1930s Berlin about a Jazz ensemble that is torn apart due to the national socialism movement in Germany prior to World War II. Gurtha Schnelling is a married jazz-singer that is faced with a choice to leave her husband and country or remain and die. Her...
By Tangible Word
A short glimpse at trench life during WWI
Also I'm uncomfortable with the swearing I added to the story, not that it's terribly strong, but I try to stay away from swearing in my writing. However I wanted this to be as realistic as possible.
Short Story | Updated Jul 27, 2011 | Reads: 46 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 5
By Joy Evans
Explain the significance of November 11th 11:00am "Remembrance day". This was for school.
WWI through the eyes of a soldier behind the lines in the trenches-- of course, many thanks to Archduke Ferdinand.
Poetry | Updated Apr 6, 2009 | Reads: 42 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
WWI from the front lines- as told by the Lost Generation.
By Angelica Walker
Take a ride with us around three great events in World History: WWI, WWII, and The Great Depression! This was suppose to only be a five paragraph essay for school, but I got really into it and it became almost twenty!
Poetry | Updated Nov 12, 2008 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
I wrote this for my GCSE coursework, and so I wanted to know what other people thought of it.
The story is set in 1926 in France. The main character, MÃ©lissa, believes she has been encountering ghosts, her auntie, uncle and her brother. The reason behind her sightings is completely oblivious...