Three shots! Three lives lost! All I can hear are shots, shots.

“Three shots! Three lives lost! All I can hear are shots, shots.” This line is the final entry of Renia Spiegel’s diary. It is the final entry but it was not written by her but by her boyfriend. Renia had left her diary with her boyfriend ,Zygmunt Schwarzer,  for safekeeping. You see Renia could notContinue reading “Three shots! Three lives lost! All I can hear are shots, shots.”

Anne Frank- Just a teenage girl.

When you look up in formation on Anne Frank, the first thing you will see is that she is described as a German born or Dutch Diarist as if she was a well established author or Journalist, but she wasn’t. She was just a teenage girl who happened to write a diary, like so manyContinue reading “Anne Frank- Just a teenage girl.”

Only Tanya is left- The horrors of the Siege of Leningrad.

It is not clear if Tanya Savicheva was born on January 23 1930 or January 25 1930,there seems to be a discrepancy in some of the records. The one thing that is clear is she died age 14. She was the youngest child in the family of a baker father, Nikolay Rodionovich Savichev, and a seamstress mother,Continue reading “Only Tanya is left- The horrors of the Siege of Leningrad.”