photo credit: Zoe Day

November 11th.

Lest we forget… but what it is it we are to remember on Remembrance Day?

Even for those of us who have not suffered the horrors of war, the idea of it is naturally met with fear and revulsion and distress. It is a traumatic thought separate even from the experience. We are reminded of the cold, the mud, the blood in the trenches, the stench of death, starvation, terror, all the gut-wrenching…