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Extract from Olga – A Daughter’s Tale

OLGA – A DAUGHTER’S TALE  PUBLISHED BY: Marie-Thérèse Browne (Marie Campbell)  Olga – A Daughter’s Tale Copyright © 2007 by Marie-Thérèse Browne  Without limiting the rights under copyright reserved above, no part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in … Continue reading

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May 8 : World Red Cross Red Cresent Day

On 8 May Red Cross, the organisation I’m hugely proud to be associated with, celebrates World Red Cross Red Crescent Day. It’s an international celebration to commemorate the birthday of the organisation’s founder Henri Dunant and recognises the fantastic contribution … Continue reading

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Why I Wrote ‘Olga – A Daughter’s Tale’

Until I got married and had my own family there was only ever my mother and me. I knew very little about my mother’s family or past because of her reluctance to talk about my father or her family in … Continue reading

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Mothers: The Unsung Heroes

I read a quote recently by Bhagwan Rajneesh, an Indian spiritual teacher, who said that “The moment a child is born, the mother is also born. She never existed before. The woman existed, but the mother, never. A mother is something … Continue reading

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