Happy Memorial/Remembrance Day in the US

Happy Memorial/Remembrance Day to those in the US.

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And now a little bit of reading fun for those who like trivia.

Why is the the number 21 significant in the military?

http://www.history.army.mil/html/faq/salute.html

or if you prefer:

http://www.arlingtoncemetery.mil/events/Traditions/GunSalute21.aspx

Why does the VFW hand out poppies?

The definitive poem that references the Poppy  dates from World War 1

http://www.worldwar1.com/heritage/rpoppy.htm

 

About Linda Andrews

Linda Andrews lives with her husband and three children in Phoenix, Arizona. When she announced to her family that her paranormal romance was to be published, her sister pronounce: "What else would she write? She’s never been normal." All kidding aside, writing has become a surprising passion. So just how did a scientist start to write paranormal romances? What other option is there when you’re married to romantic man and live in a haunted house? If you’ve enjoyed her stories or want to share your own paranormal experience feel free to email the author at www.lindaandrews.net She’d love to hear from you.
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