Monthly Archives: August 2016

Writing Do’s and Don’ts Revisited

It’s time to continue Writing DO’s and DON’Ts. I am going to create some more of these quick lessons that are designed to help the writer right now.

Source: Writing Do’s and Don’ts Revisited

Leaving Yad Va Shem

Though in the background the shadow people linger,
six million and more of them,
Here we stand, three generations:
the present moving toward the future.

Evil did not triumph.
The Third Reich turned to dust.
Their empire in ashes,
As were their victims.

Goodness prevailed
Though the cost was beyond measure.
Who can comprehend the savage brutality?

Who can deny that it happened?
What is in a hand?
What is in a name?
The fingerprint of humanity.
The identity of a soul.