War-Horses by G.M. Jeudwine

I came across this poem in 'The Horse and the War' by Capt. Sidney Galtrey. It's one of the most powerful verses on the plight of the war horse that I've come across so far. 'We combed you out from happy silences, On thymey downs;From stream-veined meadowlands alight with crownsOf buttercups, where, for you, shapely... Continue Reading →

A book on Brooke…

This weekend a wonderful item came into my possession. My Aunt runs a local charity shop and generally saves me anything Great War related that comes in. My heart soared when I found among a large pile of books an old edition of 'The Complete Works of Rupert Brooke' Whilst many people may not have... Continue Reading →

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