A little e-project…

I thought it would be fun to collect some of the fantasy flashes on this blog into a little e-book. It’ll be called “Ephemeral”, and I’m going to put it up on Smashwords for free.

This is my first attempt at creating an e-book of any kind, so it should be an educational experience!

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Spring Memory

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I’m going to miss glimmering spring rain. This spring was a true fusion season, mixing sunshine and showers simultaneously. It created a clean sort of beauty.

On My Way I Found the Holocaust

Humoring the Goddess

red_and_black_rose_by_tianajade-d2zwb9s1On my way to researching something else…

Doesn’t it always happen this way? Earlier today I was searching for events that took place on September 8 for a blog I was writing for work, and I came across this:

1941        Sep 8, The entire Jewish community of Meretsch, Lithuania, was exterminated.

An entire community.

My curiosity took me through pages and pages of Holocaust history. Here is some of what I found: (It’s kinda long..)

1941        Jun 22, Second world war began in Lithuania. Lithuania rebelled against Russian occupation.
1941        Jun 24, Entire Jewish male population of Gorzhdy, Lithuania, was exterminated.
1941        Jun 26, Lithuanian fascists massacred 2,300 Jews in Kovno.
1941        Jul 7, Nazis executed 5,000 Jews in Kovno, Lithuania.
1941        Jul 14, 6,000 Lithuanian Jews were exterminated at Viszalsyan Camp.
1941        Jul 24, Nazis massacred the entire Jewish population of Grodz…

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