The suicidal effect of our ailing society

“Lord, broaden my horizons and expand the sense of possibility…”

Beyond the Zone: God and The Spiritual Journey

pic from http://www.beliefhope.wordpress.com

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2018/05/02/lord-broaden-my-horizons-and-expand-the-sense-of-possibility/

from a Google search (my “filing system to rescue me from sheer utter chaos” – thanks “Big G”)…
and I mean God (far more than Google)… but then perhaps I should thank both!

https://www.google.com/search?rlz=1C1PRFI_enNZ827NZ828&sxsrf=ACYBGNTilmT9ZonUSsJ_p0IyRLgQJdo-ww%3A1574786781103&ei=3VbdXfDnBcv8rQH4n6iQBQ&q=lord+broaden+my+horizons+craig+lock&oq=lord+broaden+my+horizons+craig+lock&gs_l=psy-ab.3..33i160l4.7133.13655..14151…0.0..0.391.3233.2-11j2……0….1..gws-wiz…….35i39j33i22i29i30j33i21.bL4K5UACTtQ&ved=0ahUKEwiwyrz1qYjmAhVLfisKHfgPClIQ4dUDCAs&uact=5

pictures from http://www.beyondboundarieslimits.wordpress.com

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You may also like https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2019/10/17/a-vision-which-reaches-out-and-shines-touching-with-magic-the-drama-of-life-across-all-its-limitless-horizons/

‘Write, create, innovate’

PPS

“Instead of the limits of borders (of countries and of our minds) let us and our leaders expand our sense of possibility… and together let’s look at building bridges to distant horizons, far and great. Lord, help us all lift our eyes a little higher.”

https://craigsquotes.wordpress.com/2014/11/20/instead-of-the-limits-of-borders-of-countries-and-of-our-minds-let-us-and-our-leaders-expand-our-sense-of-possibility-and-together-lets-look-at-building-bridges-to-distant/
https://www.google.com/search?client=firefox-b-d&ei=9HdMXYrTLNXD3LUPiPaW0Aw&q=instead+of+the+limits++lord+lift+our+eyes+craig+lock&oq=instead+of+the+limits++lord+lift+our+eyes+craig+lock&gs_l=psy-ab.3…15758.15758..16188…0.0..0.347.347.3-1……0….1..gws-wiz.q6WaVbYbjcs&ved=&uact=5

 

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These New Zealanders No. 1 – Gisborne (1963)

Craig's Books

https://nzwriter.wordpress.com/2019/11/26/these-new-zealanders-no-1-gisborne-1963/

https://gisbornenz.wordpress.com/2019/09/30/these-new-zealanders-no-1-gisborne-1963/ and http://www.facebook.com/craif.lock.31 via These New Zealanders No. 1 – Gisborne (1963) via These New Zealanders No. 1 – Gisborne (1963) — BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK PPS Best wishes from the First City to see the sun, the light each new day

via These New Zealanders No. 1 – Gisborne (1963) — Craig’s List of Writings

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MY HEAD/BRAIN INJURY QUOTES

BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK

“You’re not disabled (limited) by your disabilities, you are able (enabled) by your abilities.”

via MY HEAD/BRAIN INJURY QUOTES

and
http://www.facebook.com/livingwithheadinjury

The various books that craig “felt inspired to write” (including those on head/brain injury) are at

https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=head+brain+injury+craig+lock
and

https://www.kobo.com/nz/en/search?query=craig+lock+head+brain+injury

All proceeds go to a local charity (most worthy) – ME!
“When the writer is no more, the value of your purchase will soar”
“Worst selling writer/author”
Still
“Driven to uplift, encourage and (perhaps even) inspire”

“Together, one mind, one life (one small step at a time), let’s see how many people (and lives) we can encourage, impact, empower, enrich, uplift and perhaps even inspire to reach their fullest potentials…and strive for and perhaps one sunny day even achieve their wildest dreams.”

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“The best way to predict your future is to create it…”

“The unknown writer”

The Writing Journey

Unknown writer
from Google searches (my “filing system to rescue me from sheer utter chaos” – thanks “Big G”)…
and I mean God (far more than Google)… but then perhaps I should thank both!

https://www.google.com/search?client=firefox-b-d&sa=X&sxsrf=ACYBGNTcsL13SHoeZ-EkEgSh2tWvvFDB4g:1574362363227&q=%22%22unknown%22+writer+craig+lock&ved=2ahUKEwjqk6Hr_PvlAhXDUn0KHe4_DigQ5t4CMBJ6BAgJEAQ&biw=1064&bih=898
and
https://www.google.com/search?client=firefox-b-d&sxsrf=ACYBGNRI8KGl0XocZSbKXJKHJCZZIkPD8Q%3A1574362735289&ei=b97WXfSgEYOy9QOP0LzwCA&q=%22unknown+author+craig+lock%22&oq=%22unknown+author+craig+lock%22&gs_l=psy-ab.3…2764.2764..3117…0.0..0.188.188.0j1……0….1..gws-wiz.P7qQBQuvCpQ&ved=0ahUKEwi0lNac_vvlAhUDWX0KHQ8oD44Q4dUDCAo&uact=5

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picture from https://thedriverthenurseandthewriterdotcom.wordpress.com/
and
http://www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

“Weaving stories from life into a writer’s various books”

https://lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com/2017/07/31/i-dreamed-a-dream-by-elaine-paige-2/
Shared by “totally unmusical” c
“Write, create, innovate”

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Siya Kolisi: ‘It’s a privilege, not a burden, to fight for South Africa’

“THE JOURNALIST “… REVEALING AND INTERESTING "INTERVIEWS"

Kolisi

It’s been a sleep-sapping few days for South Africa’s World Cup-winning captain Siya Kolisi.

The Springbok skipper admits the aftermath of Saturday’s 32-12 victory over England in Yokohama has been frantic, but he knows he has to summon energy as the team returns home.

https://edition.cnn.com/2019/11/05/sport/siya-kolisi-rugby-world-cup-south-africa-spt-intl/index.html

from

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

and

http://www.inspiringvideo.wordpress.com

Also see https://www.sarugby.co.za/articles/2019/11/02/It-was-our-privilege-to-give-hope

Picture (below) from http://www.inspiringvideo.wordpress.com

sa-flag1SHARE, INFORM, IMPACT, UPLIFT, IGNITE, ENCOURAGE and (perhaps even) INSPIRE

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Living with a Brain Injury: Stefan Hadfield

BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK

via Living with a Brain Injury: Stefan Hadfield

“You’re not disabled (limited) by your disabilities, you are able (enabled) by your abilities.”

https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/2015/12/10/youre-not-disabled-by-your-disabilities-you-are-able-by-your-abilities/
Shining a light of hope in the darkest corners
Helping promote better understanding and awareness of what is often termed “The Silent Epidemic” (and/or “The Hidden Handicap”)

SHARE, SUPPORT, ENCOURAGE, UPLIFT and (perhaps even) INSPIRE
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An Open Book 3: My Story

BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK

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https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/2014/08/03/an-open-book-3-my-story/
Here’s a short extract…

PROLOGUE

I came across this fine bit of writing, which I could closely relate to in those dark days in -. Diana’s words describe my feelings better than I could myself… so here they are…

“People speak glibly about life changing moments. Some truly qualify. You propose marriage and are accepted. You hear, ‘You’re hired’ or ‘You’re fired’ and your future shifts instantly. The doctor says ‘malignant’ (or something else life-changing) and everything is different. But anyone who has ever lived through it will tell you: It is profoundly shattering to learn, in one instant, that everything you thought was true about a loved one (my words: or perhaps your own life) is actually a lie. (Your entire world is turned upside down – what you thought about yourself, and what gave meaning to your life). The world rocks on its axis; when it is…

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