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Trekking Mount Pinatubo

Mount Pinatubo is a volcano and so the appropriate name should be Pinatubo Volcano. In any case, let’s stick to Mt. Pinatubo as it is known better by that name. 605 more words


​High-level talks on-going in Delta to resolve Clark, MEND, Avengers’ rift

WARRI—THERE are ongoing high-level talks to resolve the differences between the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta, MEND and Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, on the one hand, and MEND and the pan-Niger Delta group recently set up in Warri, Delta State, to speak with one voice for the region. 540 more words


Crossbasket Snippets 1860 and 1861

An extract from my book “The History of Crossbasket Castle” by Paul Veverka

On 4th October 1860, Crossbasket Estate owner, James Clark was one of the subscribers donating heavily to the construction of the Wallace Monument in Stirling. 146 more words

Blantyre People

George Clark and Elizabeth Phoebe Rye Morris

Phoebe wiped tears from her face as her creek-soaked children happily burst into their small summer home. “Why are you crying,” they asked. Phoebe quickly got them pulling molasses candy as she pushed back on her memories. 431 more words


Watch Out For the Enemy

A wise old man called me yesterday with a few words of advice.

He said: The glass is always half-full and folks in Worcester don’t use their turn signals because they are the enemy. 279 more words


"Going on as well as can be expected", having lost a foot

Two Cookham Dean officers had been wounded, while another had received promotion.

The Roll of Honour.
2nd Lieut. Gerald Badger Clark has been most seriously wounded and has been obliged to lose his left foot: Sergeant Luker has also been wounded in his left wrist: both are going on as well as can be expected. 19 more words

Supporting The Troops

Leaving my loves 

In 24 hours, these babies will be in the care of my friend. I will be at the airport, quite possibly crying. While I’m not as nervous about the flight as I thought I would be, I am getting emotional about saying goodbye to my Handsome Boy and Sweet Girl for 11 days.   180 more words