There was a loud bang. Everyone screamed. We all knew they had come for us. And they were coming fast. We had to move to a safer place. We had to get out of there. 'Everyone, run and hide!' The old woman at the front of the room yelled. Something inside me told me that it wasn't going to be fine if we 'ran and hid'. We weren't going to survive this one. We heard more loud bangs. Then screaming from the outside as we all hurried to the door. There was a moment of silence as we all left the room into the long hallway. I grabbed my bag, then ran toward the small closet across the hall. No one else followed, nor grabbed their bags. I called for some of the others to come. They were too stupid. Or maybe they were just too scared. They all ran toward the hallway door. There wasn't anything for me to do. There wasn't any time.
They fled their homes to escape the Enemy. Now Hansol has to seek revenge on the men who killed his precious family members, though being a kid- it is a hard journey. Will the enemy ever leave?
The Reds and Blues find themselves caught in the middle of a civil war and if they hope to go home, they're only option is to stay and fight. Along the way, the Reds and Blues discover a shocking secret about their allies and enemies.
Tyler Morrison hadn't really thought about a career, he wanted to graduate first. All of his plans for school are put on hold after he's taken out of class and informed he's been drafted into the Republic Marine Corps. After being hastily thrown through basic training he's shipped off to fight a war he barely knows anything about with men he's never met before, serving on the front lines to die for people who are ungrateful to their sacrifices.
Bletchley Park in North Buckinghamshire is the location for World War Two's ULTRA SECRET decoding centre where the German Enigma Code was broken. In the early 1970's I lived in Bletchley Park for three years and have used my time in what was then a teacher training college as background for my story's setting. Everything else is pure fiction.
1st Sergeant Kozak a special operations soldier who finds himself in the middle of a tug of war between two warring alien factions. His importance to them and their methods to obtaining his hidden power plunges him into a journey that lets him see through the eyes of the very threat that's decimating his people of Arrakis. With the threat of losing his own identity Kozak must become the answer to the galaxies chaotic nature, what he finds shocks everyone, bringing into suspect the very reason for the war.
A reckless Canadian pilot tries to win the approval of the woman he loves with his flying antics, but then joins the Royal Air Force during World War 2. He eventually must avenge his squadron who where shot down by the German Ace the Black Baron.
The reality of war for a Snuffy in the Southland of Vietnam was neither gung-ho play-acting on an action movie set, or some damn modern day computer game where those killed could rise again as if caricatures from religious writings. No, it was a reality of putrid smells, which made you heave until your guts hurt, where some people’s wounds were so horrifying you could barely look upon them, and the dead were not what the politicians loved to term them as, the patriotic and the glorious, to us they were simply the dead.
A poem about war and why do they Fight for queen and country. Very brave and proud Men, And Women who we owe a lot to From world war 1 to where we are today for all they do to try and keep this world we live in a better place