is authoring a history project and organically
a unique, creative and untold story through intuition
and feeling in
expertise in British and Irish history, connecting to the `energy`
and legacy of his
heritage, his gift of healing
It follows and mirrors from the
characters who lived in his house in Grantham, Lincolnshire
than 120 years ago.
The Diaries start in 1894, and are a mix of fact and fiction.
Based on much essentially accurate and historical fact from many
emulating from the
showing it`s own unique
history, supported with other papers and information from the
house and locality, infused with Michael`s inspired verve, the house
expressing and echoing through it`s very own personal
imprint, its honorable and altruistic morgana, and
character, and with Michael`s translating
and through his creative interpretation
- this beautiful house
bursts into life on many levels !!
for others, and through his creative writing and in-sync with his
", the story unfolds and
central focus are the Diaries
"Polly" and the world at that time as written through her
Polly is a live-in housemaid and cook to the
successful and affluent merchant
Chapman Family at 21
Grantham in Lincolnshire.
from Yorkshire and before that from County Mayo in Ireland, where she
was brought over by the Tukes as a `rescued
child` of 3 years of
age having lost her entire original family during the Great Famine or `an
The Tuke Family were York Quakers and heavily involved in relief and
philanthropic work, especially in the west of Ireland in the 19th
Polly has been with the Chapmans since she first went into service as
was expected when she reached her teens.
She joined the household of the Chapman Family in the city of Lincoln
after being brought up and taken care of previously by a middle class
Yorkshire family (The Wennells) from the village of Idle in Bradford
whom she also loved and regarded as family but knew her place,
background and destiny.
She is 46 years old in 1894 and moved
down to Grantham with the eldest Chapman son (James)
and his family some years
prior. James got married very young at 18 years old to Jessamine
first diary entry starts in Grantham in
1894 in Polly`s own and
Her first entry was
July 20th, 1894.
is a warm character with a big, big heart and her loyalty to the
is unquestionable. She is a woman with depth and wisdom beyond her
years, time and
status. She has oodles of
compassion, tempered with heart-centered honesty and
fixed directness sometimes, and always kissed with honour
is the "Wisdom" learned from
the examined experience of her own life
and through knowledge,
passed down through
generations and heritage. She
is a `wise
comes from both her heart and her head and more.
duty to herself and the Chapmans is to follow what is simple and right
and to live her own path with grace, and to know that all
human life is linked to the rest of creation.
and become more absorbed in the intriguing characters
and the Chapmans in Grantham on a story of the
town of Grantham and her community, the county of Lincolnshire, two
kindred nations, two connected countries - their
history and their people and the lives of this
family in Grantham through the eyes of this insightful woman at this
Mary Ann Wennell.
- so often sees and feels
life from somebody else's point of
view, she knows that for the most part other people
are just trying to be themselves,
trying to be happy and fulfilled in
their own life and in their own way,
but it`s not always easy.
Whilst the scenery, props or time in history of life may
human nature remains a
constant as is utterly reflected in our lives today.
Polly feels their walk, their breath, their energy, their
their wisdom, their brilliance, their love and their hopes and
"Energy work" project
is `process driven` with a `new systems approach`
(a term coined by
emotion at the core, so
records or stories are
not just stories or history as such but ......energy, intuition,
heritage, old wisdom
and truth, imagination,
both tangible and intangible at the
are many messages and subtleties and
deeper wisdom too, in her
words, so read carefully !
believes some wonderful `energy`
been opened for us all here - for those that are `open`
in English and Irish heritage and history and particularly the
and wish to follow
the series, and perhaps for those that are curious too! There are many,
many Diary entries over several years, and Michael will release these
systematically over the course of time.
Michael hopes you may enjoy this
project and connection, as you experience being
back in time with her words, her pearls
- the rich essence in her deeper
messages and meanings -
giving you thoughts to ponder for
yourself, through experiencing
her fun, simplicity, her directness sometimes and her insight.
Expanding too perhaps, more complete
ways of thinking about and hopefully experiencing yourself as well.
project is also
very much about learning about the history of the
wonderful town of Grantham
county of Lincolnshire
We are the past, being a result of the events, whether good,
or indifferent from history, and which influence and guide
our actions today !
As William Lund said: "We study the
past to understand the present; we understand the present to guide the
So, we ALL need to connect with our cultural heritage, no
what our culture and background is, and to preserve this item of value
and be more guided by it today for the good, and for the betterment of
Through offering a collective sense of history and culture, an account
of past accomplishments and a means of cultivating communal hopes for
It is hoped you may learn, laugh
cry with Polly and perhaps
her - find your own
answers within her thoughts and wisdom - taking on
her advice "energetically"
perhaps sometimes with her guidance and counsel as appropriate,
and with that -
and more befitting
ways, and more suitable solutions to
things more in your own life today - from that instinctual
deep inside you.... your intuition
how you really
those layers of logic and
conditioning - more
than perhaps you have ever
experienced before !
|In coming to this
are those that are ONLY interested in the historical facts
itself and indeed, the history of the greater East
Nottinghamshire, Lincolnshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire etc. or
are only interested in the Mary Ann Wennell
Recipe`s and the Mary Ann Wennell Health and Home
and the "Tipperary Tips"
found this site through search engines and friends - thank you
for stopping by. You are most welcome !
Elevated Therapy International ® in creating this exciting and
original project in addition to everything has strived
to make the historical information, delicious recipes and metaphysical
principles of reality (divine knowledge) and all data here with some
poetic license correct and
helpful for everyone.
All are welcome to enjoy the
photos and historical information, songs and
Polly`s Recipes and
Tips and any other
interesting, amusing, important and valuable.
Hopefully, this will compel you to conduct research of your
own and connect with the spiritual beliefs of your ancestral roots as
well. The deep connections with others by seeking wisdom, striving for
growth, drawing closer to a higher power or nature, and tolerance and
forgiveness of others which will ultimately lead you to a more
to Tipperary House
- both Past and Present
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