It stands proud of the patch of wildflowers. Its delicate red petals curling and floating in the breeze, it displays its black heart. A beautiful flower doomed to remind us of the blood and horror of war for eternity.
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She carefully unfolds a letter from her brother. Yellowed with age and beginning to split along the creases, she holds it tenderly. Seventy years since the words were written, yet the pain and sadness is still plain to see. Brothers, … Continue reading