“There is only one thing that has power completely, and that is love. Because when a man loves, he seeks no power, and therefore he has power.”

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“If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.”

Over the Rainbow (1995)

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Over The Rainbow (1995): Long Walk (March) to Freedom (Rainbows (South African)) by [Lock, Craig]

A moving tale of the lives of ordinary South Africans, as seen through the eyes of a newspaper reporter. It also tells stories of the transition to democracy in the New South Africa, as seen through the eyes of some of the diverse people, who make up this fascinating and vibrant country.

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1OppUI2Pa1tDqnwH049zXoFHmRvZB1hPD/view?usp=sharing

Just testing and practicing (as I go back “many moons ago” to the beginning of the long and winding road that is the writing journey

see http://www.craigswritingjourney.wordpress.com

Also see

https://journalistandwriter.wordpress.com/2017/12/25/alexandra-township/

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XhoaNkosi sikelel’ iAfrika
Maluphaknyisw’ uphondo lwayo,
Lord bless Africa
May her glory be lifted high,
ZuluYizwa imithandazo yethu,
Nkosi sikelela, thina lusapho lwayo.
Hear our prayers
Lord bless us, your children.
SesothoMorena boloka setjhaba sa heso,

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Bridge Over Troubled Water

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https://inspiringvideo.wordpress.com/2017/12/21/bridge-over-troubled-water-4/

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https://thedriverthenurseandthewriter.wordpress.com/

from

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2015/09/23/i-dreamed-a-dream-by-elaine-paige/

and

http://www.climbingmountainsandchasingdreams.wordpress.com

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ALEXANDRA TOWNSHIP

“THE JOURNALIST “… REVEALING AND INTERESTING "INTERVIEWS"

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A moving tale of the lives of ordinary South Africans today. It also tells the stories of the transition to democracy in the New South Africa, as seen through the eyes of some of the diverse people, who make up this fascinating and vibrant country.

Here is a short extract (abbreviated and edited) from CHAPTER FOURTEEN: ALEXANDRA TOWNSHIP

Paul Mashatile, communist, hunger-striker and leader of the township youth.

A smiling, ambling man, with a pen clipped neatly in his shirt pocket greeted me, apologised for being 2 minutes late and suggested we take my car to go to his office. This turned out to be a dingy pair of rooms off a corridor lined with bundles of blankets; the building doubled as a shelter for refugees from the recent fighting. Paul Mashatile showed me into his room. A couple of ANC posters hung on the walls, empty bottles…

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The Power of Words

BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK

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http://www.creativekiwis.wordpress.com

Harnessing the power of the internet for GOOD…a better and brighter world.

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Don’t worry about the world ending today…

it’s already tomorrow in scenic and tranquil ‘little’ New Zealand

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“Writing is like a sport. If you don’t practice, you don’t get any better.”

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http://www.writingandformula1.wordpress.com

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Also see

https://raceinthezone.wordpress.com/2017/12/21/you-have-to-practice-to-find-the-zone/

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“Fill your paper with the breathings of your heart.”

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Getting in the Zone

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http://www.writingandformula1.wordpress.com

http://www.raceinthezone.wordpress.com

and

https://www.facebook.com/craig.lock.31

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