Flanders stories, books, poems, and more

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Nearly one hundred years after the end of World War I, a young man journeys to Flanders to visit the graveside of his great grandfather, a soldier who died on the salient. I do not own the lyrics of the song "The Green fields of France." Check out the version… Read More
Story about a runner trying to survive in Flanders during the Great War. Read More

Reads: 177

Comments: 9

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Going over the top, in the first word war , sacrifice and remembrance. Read More

Reads: 246

Comments: 7

Shelves: 1

The Poetry House

‘Because they stand on a wall; and say “nothing’s gonna hurt you tonight. Not on my watch”’ – Demi Moore, ‘A Few Good Men’ This may be just a line in a movie, but replace 'on a wall' with 'in a trench' or 'in a compound' and you have the… Read More

Reads: 237

Comments: 8

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

100 years after the Great War. Remembrance. Read More

Tags: war, ww, great, flanders

Reads: 160

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

if death was to be peaceful Read More

Reads: 306

Comments: 12

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem to the love of my life: Ned Flanders of the Simpsons. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 15, 2011

Reads: 75

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My tribute to those who fell fighting for our country. Read More

Reads: 123

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My poem talks about uprooting and making a new home in a strange place. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 19, 2009

Reads: 134

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This poem came into my head looking down at the fading sunlight against the grass. While those close to me will see a second meaning, it can also apply to Veteran's day, or Remembrance day. Read More

Poem / War and Military

November 11, 2009

Reads: 120

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

ALL THE REMAINS OF A SOLDIER. Read More

Reads: 181

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

In the week of rememberance....a Haiku. Read More
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