Monthly Archives: August 2015

Michael Comyn 1871 to 1952: “Eviction” to Kings Counsel, Senator, Judge, Prospector et al. My Grandfather who I never met. By Michelle Clarke

Wikipedia entry: I have access to the information but encountered problems with uploading to Wiki but this is the entry, copy and pasted.  Poetry: Sir James Comyn was his nephew. Michael Comyn KC (6 June 1871 – 6 October 1952) … Continue reading

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POETRY: Well known poets but unknown also; people in my life who wrote and did not publish. Compiled by Michelle Clarke

DOBRUSHIN (DIED IN A SIBERIAN PRISON CAMP) I’VE LOST I think I have lost something on the way. What it is I do not know? Shall I turn back? It is so far off now. Yet it is a pity … Continue reading

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Traumatic brain injury: a survivor’s contributions by Michelle Clarke

Brain Awareness Week 2007 March 13, 2007 19:10 by Michelle Clarke – Social Inclusion; understanding and compassion The intricacies of the brain, consciousness and the grasp that it is okay to be different:- The year was 1993 or perhaps 1994, … Continue reading

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MASHONALAND IRISH ASSOCIATION, HARARE, ZIMBABWE, St Patrick’s Day 1993 by Michelle Clarke

Zimbabwe:  The Irish Mashonaland Irish Association held its Centenary in the 1990’s.  We too often forget our colonial history.  The Dominican nuns and Mother Patrick….. Aidan Cowan, one of life’s true gentleman, buried in Zimbabwe, recorded so many editions of … Continue reading

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