Dan Szczesny listens to his father tell a story of his time in WWII, and they both learn something.
Army veteran and GMP favorite Dwight Gray shares a winning poem on war, socialization, and one boy’s path to soldierhood.
On a day dedicated to the sacrifices of war, Thomas Fiffer presents peace as the ultimate conqueror.
Sean Davis remembers the fallen soldiers he served with and looks ahead to new challenges.
A series of short personal reflections on the multiple meanings of Memorial Day.
Home is just one of the things a refugee loses in David Bergman’s moving poem.
“How can I make difference so that I may bring peace to this world that I love and cherish so much? A name flickers instantly in my mind.” – Mahatma Gandhi — “If humanity is to progress, Gandhi is inescapable. He lived, thought, acted and inspired by the vision of humanity evolving toward a world […]
Lois Roma-Deeley shows how our parents can surprise us in this poem, which is a “war story” in every sense of the term.
In the “Conversation No One is Having”, GMP Editor Rob Watson takes on Editor Jeremy McKeen’s assertion that “no one believes in the song “Imagine.” Rob found someone.