Archive for January, 2016

Tears, Cheers and Hope

January 23, 2016

A New Dawn

TEARS, CHEERS AND HOPE

by Shannon Neill (from South News May 13th 1994))

from

http://www.sawriter.wordpress.com

http://www.mandelamadiba.wordpress.com

and

http://www.journalistandwriter.wordpress.com

Over 21 YEARS ON: WE REMEMEMBER

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for more pictures see

https://www.google.co.nz/search?q=peace+nelson+mandela+releases+a+white+dove+of+peace+during+his+address+from+the+balcony+of+the+Cape+Town+City+Hall&espv=2&biw=1152&bih=602&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwi_ivKUjr7KAhUi4KYKHcxkD-8Q_AUIBigB&dpr=1.25#tbm=isch&q=+nelson+mandela+releases+a+white+dove+of+peace+during+his+address+from+the+balcony+of+the+Cape+Town+City+Hall

“Lest we forget”...

dawn best

from

http://www.capetownmypictures.wordpress.com

As the sun rose over Cape Town on Tuesday and a new era dawned, people began streaming in their thousands to the Grand Parade.

They waited for hours in the sun to hear South Africa’s first democratically elected President, Mr Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, speak.

As the parade filled up, people moved onto the station roof, on top of bus shelters, onto the Golden Acre parking lot, some even crowding onto the Standard Bank roof to the Foreshore – nobody wanted to miss the historic address.

A sea of ANC flags, banners and posters floated above the crowd as the people swayed and danced to the saxy sounds of Bail “Manenberg” Coetzee, Robbie Jansen and other…

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Craig’s Amazon Books

January 14, 2016

Books by craig lock: "Explore, Dream, Discover"

Cover picture: Where the journey began

from

http://www.craigswritingjourney.wordpress.com

“dream on, sonny boy!” #

AMAZON

America

http://www.amazon.com/-/e/B005GGMAW4

UK

http://www.amazon.co.uk/-/e/B005GGMAW4

France

http://www.amazon.fr/-/e/B005GGMAW4

Japan

http://www.amazon.co.jp/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?__mk_ja_JP=%E3%82%AB%E3%82%BF%E3%82%AB%E3%83%8A&url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=craig+lock

All proceeds go to needy and underprivileged children –

MINE!

“When the writer is no more , the value of your purchase will soar! “

“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.”

All our dreams can come true…if we have the desire (burning), determination, courage, passion, persistence and patience* to pursue them (and it’s often through the very dark places where they may lead)…long enough.”

PPS

Don’t worry about the world ending today…
as it’s already tomorrow in scenic and tranquil ‘little’ New Zealand

DAWN (best)

“A writer’s…

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Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about the things that matter.”

January 10, 2016

Thoughts of Martin Luther-King

“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about the things that really matter.”

  • – Dr Martin Luther-King , Jr

Together, one mind, one heart, one life, one small step at a time, let’s link hands and march into a new tomorrow, a better and brighter future. TOGETHER we can do it”

– c from http://www.craigsquotes.wordpress.com

TOGETHER, one mind, one heart, one soul, one small step at a time, we can make some difference towards a better world, a brighter tomorrow

“SHARE, ENCOURAGE and SPREAD, HOPE, LOVE and LIGHT”

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Picture (great) by my old friend John (“the world’s third worst photographer”, so he calls himself), but whose photographic talents I definitely  do NOT possess)!
web sites:

www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

and www.awritersdreams.wordpress.com

Shared by “the world’s absolutely worst photographer “

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The New Rainbow (1994)

January 1, 2016

BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK

click on

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BxslrCi5v2WzUG95VEIzdWpJVzQ/view?usp=sharing (English accent)#

# perhaps a little too fast!

and/or (a comparison)

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BxslrCi5v2WzUUlyZ0lDaWJENk0/view?usp=sharing  (US accent)

Which accent do you prefer?

feature picture from The New Rainbow

available at

http://www.amazon.com/New-Rainbow-Rainbows-Craig-Lock-ebook/dp/B005H7U2V8

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http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=the+new+rainbow+%2B+craig+lock

You may also like

http://www.craigsaudiobooks.wordpress.com

as this “persistent total non-techno” pushes himself to his absolute limits

“You think you have a limit. And so you touch this limit, something happens and you suddenly can go a little bit further. With your mind power, your determination, your instinct, and the experience as well, you can fly very high.”

from

https://beyondboundarieslimits.wordpress.com/2014/11/26/you-think-you-have-a-limit-and-so-you-touch-this-limit-something-happens-and-you-suddenly-can-go-a-little-bit-further-with-your-mind-power-your-determination-your-instinct-and-the-exper/

and

https://craigsaudiobooks.wordpress.com/2015/12/17/80/

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