Maria and a Tale of Two Cities (from Writing into the Light)

April 7, 2018

A new Book: Writing into the Light

Makorori headland: sunny East coast scenery on New Zealand's North Island

A New Dawn, new hope in beautiful and tranquil “little” New Zealand

from http://www.onetaleoftwocities.wordpress.com

Click on

https://writeintothelightbook.wordpress.com/2011/08/16/maria-and-a-tale-of-two-cities-from-writing-into-the-light/

http://www.thedriverthenurseandthewriter.wordpress.com

and

http://www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

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http://www.thenurseanewbook.wordpress.com

and

https://anoneextraordinarylife.wordpress.com

“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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www.itsalwaysdarkestbeforethedawn.wordpress.com

www.onetaleoftwocities.wordpress.com

www.beliefhope.wordpress.com

www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

and

www.awritersdreams.wordpress.com

PPS

Best wishes from the First City to see the light

I Dreamed a Dream (by Elaine Paige) – BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK

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THE WRITER IS BORN

April 6, 2018

A new Book: Writing into the Light

CHAPTER:  TWO: THE WRITER IS BORN.

*from I’ll Do It My Way’ and  ‘Writing into the Light’ (www.writingintothelightbook.wordpress.com)

While he was still manager at NZI Life, Craig decided to fill in some of the long and boring days by doing some research and writing on stress, goal setting, motivation etc. He also wrote a short book on how he became politically aware, which his secretary
typed for him. He certainly had a way with words and a real talent for writing.
Shortly after this, he was made redundant and just before he left the life
insurance company, we purchased a word processor. Doing this was a bit of a
gamble, seeing that neither of us knew the faintest thing about word
processing. However, his secretary assured us that it would come in extremely
useful for his writing. History proved her correct and the word processor is
one of the…

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“Success isn’t about how much money you make; it’s about the difference you make in people’s lives.”

April 5, 2018

Craig's Quotes

SUCcess difference

“Sharing, supporting, informing,  enlightening, “entertaining”(??), encouraging, empowering, enriching, challenging, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring”

enough there for now, c!

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“Whilst we can (and should) cherish and celebrate our ‘unique’ differences, let not our different beliefs divide us, but let the Spirit of our shared humanity be what defines and unites us as common inhabitants of our planet.”

April 1, 2018

I am writing these first words on a Jumbo jet bound for New Zealand… and who knows what!

March 30, 2018

LIFE is God's Novel: A Book (or three or four or TEN) being written as "life unfolds"

I am writing these first words on a Jumbo jet bound for far-away New Zealand…

and who knows what!

November 1989

from http://www.onetaleoftwocities.wordpress.com

and

http://www.craigswritingjourney.wordpress.com

I am writing this story of my ‘little’ life; because probably nobody will believe it, but my friends (who are a motley collection of out of the ordinary crazy individuals, as opposed to my dear wife’s rather “straight-laced” friends) have suggested that this account of my life could be a “best seller”. We shall see! Dream on, “sonny boy”! *

picture from

https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?url=search-alias%3Dstripbooks&field-keywords=An+Open+book+craig+lock

and

https://www.google.co.nz/search?q=an+open+book+amazon+craig+lock&rlz=1C1PRFI_enNZ782NZ782&oq=an+open+book+amazon+craig+lock&aqs=chrome..69i57j69i64l3.17647j0j8&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8

from a Google search (thanks for rescuing me from “sheer utter chaos”, Big G!

* (and by that I’m referring to both God and Google, but probably far more the first)

The various books* that Craig “felt inspired to write” are available at 

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

http://goo.gl/vTpjk (and/or http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=la_B005GGMAW4_sr?rh=i%3Abooks&field-author=Craig+Lock)

https://www.createspace.com/pub/simplesitesearch.search.do?sitesearch_query=%22craig+lock%22&sitesearch_type=STORE(paperbacks)

and http://www.creativekiwis.com/index.php/books

* Hard copies and e-books: Fiction and non-fiction…

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Writing into the Light

March 30, 2018

Writing into the Light

https://writeintothelightbook.wordpress.com

picture from

https://writeintothelightbook.wordpress.com/2018/03/28/only-if-when-you-have-been-in-the-deepest-valley-can-one-ever-know-how-magnificent-it-is-to-one-day-stand-on-the-highest-peak-books-by-craig-lock-explore-dream-disco

and

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2018/03/28/writing-into-the-light-9/

“Sharing, supporting, informing,  enlightening, “entertaining”(??), encouraging, empowering, enriching, challenging, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring”

enough there for now, c!

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Pictures (great) by my old friend, Jenny, whose photographic talents I definitely do not possess

www.jennysphotographicjourney.wordpress.com

https://www.facebook.com/jennifer.palmer.98096721

http://www.itsalwaysdarkestbeforethedawn.wordpress.com

http://www.beliefhope.wordpress.com

http://www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

and

http://www.awritersdreams.wordpress.com

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“Only if you have been in the deepest valley, can you ever know how magnificent it is to be on the highest mountain.“

March 26, 2018

THE DRIVER, THE NURSE AND THE WRITER

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“Only if you have been in the deepest valley, can you ever know how magnificent it is to be on the highest mountain.

http://www.craigsquotes.wordpress.com

https://writingintothelightbook.wordpress.com/2018/03/25/in-the-depth-of-the-valleys-there-is-hope-in-the-deserts-of-despair-there-is-the-refreshing-oasis-of-the-human-spiritalways-2/

and

http://www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

“Sharing, supporting, informing,  enlightening, “entertaining”(??), encouraging, empowering, enriching, challenging, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring”

enough there for now, c!

climbing

from http://www.capetownmypictures.wordpress.com

and http://www.onetaleoftwocities.wordpress.com

picture from http://www.climbingmountainsandchasingdreams.wordpress.com

“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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Best wishes from the First City to see the light

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pictures from

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2018/03/25/jesus-not-only-died-for-us-he-lived-for-us/

http://www.itsalwaysdarkestbeforethedawn.wordpress.com

http://www.beliefhope.wordpress.com

http://www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

and

http://www.awritersdreams.wordpress.com

makororifirst-lightSHARE, INFORM, IMPACT, UPLIFT, IGNITE, ENCOURAGE and (perhaps even) INSPIRE

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“Had I really succeeded at anything else, I might never have found the determination to succeed in the one arena I believed I truly belonged.”

March 24, 2018

Candice Mama’s Powerful Story of Forgiveness: “Face to Face with My Father’s Killer”

March 23, 2018

Cry the Beloved Country

March 22, 2018

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