Tag Archives: war

Mother for all sons

Masha was walking down briskly through the dimly-lit hospital corridor. Moans arose on all sides: adults, children, injured soldiers... bombs aren’t particular, they don’t care who will be killed. There were so many people that there was not enough room, and the corridor became the largest and the most difficult ward. There were both injured and those for whom the hospital became the last shelter in their destroyed city. Masha was...

War and other death

War is a human’s invention, a monster devouring its creator and his posterity. Whatever the reasons for making war, whatever the benefits are at stake, it all comes down to the horrible statistics of deaths. People are dying. To die for gold, for lands, for freedom...does that matter when parents are notified of their children’s death and wives receive the news of their husbands’ death? It is understandable that there are...