Was Lenin Responsible?

To what extent was Lenin responsible for Stalin’s rise for power? Lenin died in 1924 and the state was left without an appointed successor. He ruled the USSR for 7 years after he managed to topple down the Provisional Government in 1917.  There was a struggle for power after his death to rule the Soviet Union but eventually, Stalin was the figure who outmaneuvered other … Continue reading Was Lenin Responsible?

Waiting For The Night Sky

My contribution for this week’s challenge – Waiting I recalled that day in Dubai, we were roaming around under the scorching hot sun, the sky was crystal clear, the wind had moved on and countless of complaints about the weather was present. The picture here is Nana: without remarking anything, we could all notice she had the same wish to welcome the night anytime soon–waiting for the … Continue reading Waiting For The Night Sky