An Extract of Reflection
The meanderings of a muddled mind
Wednesday, 20 February 2019
A Visit to Belgium (1919)
MANY TOWNS A MASS OF RUINS The worthy Editor of "The Witness" has asked me to give some of my experiences of my recent visit...
Wednesday, 13 February 2019
Sunset on the Sea
The shadows of eve were falling, and coldly the night wind blew; The sky was a dusky crimson that faded to smoky blue; And t...
Wednesday, 2 January 2019
"Ah! when shall all men’s good Be each man’s rule, and universal peace Lie like a shaft of light across the land?" — Ten...
Wednesday, 19 December 2018
'Neath the shining of the Star, Peace hath broken her treasure jar, Spread her gracious gifts afar. From the darkness comes the ...
Sunday, 16 December 2018
The Spirit of the Province (1917)
Reprinted by kind permission of the Editor of the “Morning Post.” Foreword. The Empire’s Honour is the Honour of its Mighty Dead. This...
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
Knocklayd by Moonlight
The silver moon is shining On far Knocklayd; And the night dew glistens On leaf and blade. A white mist is passing Acr...
Wednesday, 5 December 2018
He rattled the sword in its sheath; He threatened; he boasted of might; Earth trembled, his thunder beneath; Day passed for t...
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