Imagine

Imagine you were born in 1900. When you’re 14, World War I begins and ends when you’re 18 with 22 million dead. Soon after a global pandemic, the Spanish Flu, appears, killing 50 million people. And you’re alive and 20 years old. When you’re 29 you survive the global economic crisis that started with the…

We are soldiers

We Are Soldiers Yesterday we lowered ourselves and ceased, Today, we’ll quiet down the roaring beast; So tomorrow for our families’ gift, They shall reside in silence and in peace. We wear our uniform like St. Michael Who fight the Devil and his disciples. We will stand our ground including trials Until we received the…

You think you have problems

For a small amount of perspective at this moment, imagine you were born in 1900. When you are 14, World War I starts and ends on your 18th birthday with 22 million people killed. Later in the year, a Spanish Flu epidemic hits the planet and runs until you are 20. Fifty million people die…