Ragnarok

23rd March 1939. The bullets were raining down on the Spanish soldiers whilst one man stood alone in the trenches of Tarragona. Domènec Batet gripped the cross hanging around his neck and prayed for this hell to end. A gas bomb was thrown into the trench. One man caught in the gas began to cough […]

Rosie

17th June 1940. Rennes, Brittany. France falls. I’m demoralized. Unsettled expressions fill the atmosphere. The wails of the lost souls, as they intermingle with the bleeps of the life support machine. The walls have accumulated the echo of this unpleasant melody. My thoughts are alarmed. Rancid, once lively figures covered with sweat now fuse together […]