Did I hibernate over the Summer?

You can hibernate only in Winter! By ‘hibernate’ I meant ‘aestivate’ but most people wouldn’t get it. What I mean is that since I published my collection of short stories, Geoffrey’s Historical Shorts, you haven’t heard much...

Can we not celebrate a victory?

What victory might we not want to celebrate? Not everyone wants to celebrate Victory in Japan, or VJ, Day. Many people have always thought less of the War in the East  than of the War in Europe against the Nazis. This is partly because it was far away and because it...