Tag Archives: Remembrance

Say No to the Poppy

The annual poppy stramash shows no signs of abating. My own position has been expressed perhaps less clearly (yes, really) than I’d have liked. Given that, for me, the poppy is about much more than some would have us believe, … Continue reading

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Never Again

You parade those poppies with unthinking zeal, Knowing nothing of how we feel. We, the unseen and now untouched, Who bought their lies and paid so much. We, the dead, are always here And we awake this time every year. … Continue reading

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