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Nelson Mandela’s words light up New York’s Times Square

April 30, 2013

MadibaNelson Mandela’s words light up New York’s Times Square

A film installation celebrating the words of Mandela is taking over the electronic billboards in the square for a few minutes every night until May.


“What is success?

July 1, 2012

“What is success?
To laugh often and much;
To win the respect of intelligent people
and the affection of children;
To earn the appreciation of honest critics
and endure the betrayal of false friends;
To appreciate the beauty;
To find the best in others;
To leave the world a bit better, whether by
a healthy child, a garden patch
Or a redeemed social condition;
To know even one life has breathed
easier because you have lived;
This is to have succeeded.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 – 1882)

from Craig’s very first published book, Handbook to Survive The Nineties ( and Life)




The various books* that Craig “felt inspired to write” are available at (and/or (paperbacks)



All proceeds go to needy and underprivileged children –




“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.”

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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)!
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Shared by “the world’s absolutely worst photographer “



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