Frank Lewis Haiku

Brit boy rebels by Sailing to Canada to Organize union. I'm still kind of... weird, so today, you've got some family history. The man in the picture is Francis 'Frank' Austen Lewis, one of my great grandfathers. He was born in 1870 to a rich muckity muck family in England. I know his father was … Continue reading Frank Lewis Haiku

Maria Bochkareva Haiku

Ditch brutal husband Form Battalion of Death Bayonet the Hun The Night Witches of World War II, while awesome, were not without precedent. Russians had been primed to consider female soldiers in the prior global showdown - that is, female soldiers serving openly, without strapping down their chests and hoping nobody notices. Enter Maria Bochkareva. … Continue reading Maria Bochkareva Haiku