On May 26, 1915, in a hospital in Boulogne-sur-Mer, France, Julian Grenfell, then a Captain in the Royal Dragoons, died of the wounds he received on 13 May as he stood talking with other officers during operations near Ypres at Hooge . A splinter of shell which had landed near them hit him in the … More WWI: Fifty two months, fifty two posts – 22 – Death of a Poet
And are also going to be very short because I leave for a three week retreat – no internet, no social media, just me, space to think, and some beautiful places to walk whilst thinking – tomorrow and as yet I have not packed a single scrap of clothing. This month, well, all two weeks … More May Monthly Musings Are Early!
This chapter appeared in the second volume of The “New Church” Times Herlock Shomes at it Again. SHOT IN THE CULVERT FINAL INSTALMENT. CHARACTERS: – Same as last week CHAPTER 6 Sholmes and Co having arrived at their new sphere of action speedily got going again. Intha Pink seized his … More The Wipers Times – faithful reproduction of the fifth chapter of the Herlock Shomes serialisation – 8th May 1916