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Somehow Still Walking February 16, 2012

Author: Beach Combing | in : Contemporary
Somehow Still Walking

Beachcombing used to live on a farm next to an SS veteran who had escaped from a Soviet prisoner of war camp with four ‘through and throughs’, a lot of random shrapnel and with one of his eye balls conspicuously absent: he was a bit of a ‘card’ and refused to wear a glass eye. […]

I was afraid to move: I was gasping for breath February 12, 2012

Author: Beach Combing | in : Contemporary
I was afraid to move: I was gasping for breath

As those who favour the death penalty have found, killing a human being is surprisingly difficult. How much more difficult if you have a hundred, or a thousand or a hundred thousand human beings to kill and little time to do it. Bullets will only do so much, men and women can be filled with […]