Zlata’s Daughter – redux

I was reminded that today is an anniversary date in the War between the former Yugoslav states of Serbia and Bosnia and Croatia, inasmuch as the Siege of Dubrovnik commenced on 1st of October, 1991.It was a shocking affair, and I found myself encountering refugees in the course of my work at the time, in … Continue reading Zlata’s Daughter – redux

confusing realities (a sound of thunder)

Good morning. I am in Baghdad. It is one o'clock in the morning here. The weather is fine. Except for the bombing. Radio interview with a resident of Baghdad, 25 March, 2003 I thought I heard the sound of thunder but the clouds are light and high there is sunshine it was a low threatening … Continue reading confusing realities (a sound of thunder)