MY HEAD/BRAIN INJURY QUOTES

Living With Head (Brain) Injury

 

from my computer (working in “sheer utter chaos”), that I may turn into a short booklet with Amazon

+

https://www.facebook.com/livingwithheadinjury

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

 This is just a quick draft that I’ll work on and tidy up (removing all the repetitions) in hospital  next week. Nothing to worry about (just a minor op – a brain transplant and recondition + a dollop of polyfilla will fix everything). Worry more that the local hospital here in “Sleepy Hollow” will still be standing after my visit.

I can’t do much about all the suffering in the world, but … – Craig’s Quotes

and

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2018/02/09/i-cant-do-much-about-all-the-suffering-in-the-world-but/

(even if I make a ‘bit of a wally/idiot’ of myself!)

enjoy (in the meantime)

 “messi” c (should have been a soccer player)

 MY HEAD/BRAIN INJURY QUOTES

“Traumatic brain injury (TBI) affects and upsets life on multiple levels: physical, psychological, social, and even spiritual.”

Whilst the brain…

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“Here was a light behind the despair, beyond the darkness…”

It's Always Darkest Before The Dawn: A Story of Hope

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“Here was a light behind the despair, beyond the darkness. At first a flicker of an ember, just a tiny pin-prick of dawning possibilities. Then burning slowly, brightly and bigger, a glimmer, a candle in the blackness of despair, which gave off just enough of a glow (luminescence?) to light a path. And so show the way ahead… a path to endless possibilities…from the darkness into the eternal light.”

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2016/11/22/here-was-a-light-behind-the-despair-beyond-the-darkness-at-first-a-flicker-of-an-ember-just-a-tiny-pin-prick-of-dawning-possibilities-then-burning-slowly-brightly-and-bigger-a-glimmer-2/

+

https://craigsquotes.wordpress.com/

from Google searches (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)

https://www.google.co.nz/search?source=hp&ei=YWSJW52KJoKO8wWQmrLIBA&q=here+was+light+behind+the+despair+craig+lock&oq=here+was+light+behind+the+despair+craig+lock&gs_l=psy-ab.3..33i160k1.608.35654.0.36503.45.42.0.0.0.0.2326.15520.2-2j6j11j7j1j1j0j1.29.0….0…1c.1.64.psy-ab..16.22.12365.0..0j35i39k1j0i22i30k1j0i13k1j0i13i30k1j0i13i5i30k1j33i21k1.0.4rkFchSIhS0

and

https://www.google.co.nz/search?q=here+was+light+behind+the+despair+craig+lock&tbm=isch&source=iu&ictx=1&fir=t375f0QNKM8jwM%253A%252C4Ip10rRYsmSSZM%252C_&usg=AFrqEzdFfDFj6saLoNcvb6Zhz8lMOnzIdw&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwjQ1oao05fdAhUDx7wKHWyRBf0Q9QEwA3oECAYQBg#imgrc=t375f0QNKM8jwM:

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

http://www.achampionofhope.wordpress.com

PPS

Best wishes from the First City to see the light

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pictures  from

http://www.thedriverthenurseandthewriter.wordpress.com

www.shatteredbrokendreams.wordpress.com

http://www.itsalwaysdarkestbeforethedawn.wordpress.com

http://www.craigswritingjourney.wordpress.com

http://www.beliefhope.wordpress.com

www.climbingmountainsandchasingdreams.wordpress.com

http://www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

and

http://www.awritersdreams.wordpress.com

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“I make art through writing and words are my tools…”

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“I make art through writing and words are my tools, my ‘paint-brush on the canvas of life’.”

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/…/i-make-art-through-writingand-words-are-my-to..

and

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/…/i-make-art-through-writingand-words-are-my-tool…

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)

https://www.google.co.nz/search?rlz=1C1CHBD_enNZ767NZ767&ei=hwCGW77MFoXk-Aa8kajoAQ&q=%22i+make+art+through+writingcraig+lock&oq=%22i+make+art+through+writingcraig+lock&gs_l=psy-ab.3..33i160k1.77620.85714.0.86440.11.11.0.0.0.0.483.4102.2-3j4j4.11.0….0…1c.1.64.psy-ab..0.10.3632…35i39k1j33i13i21k1.0.st6BNAjd1hI

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

Shared by “definitely not one of those airey-fairy/arty-farty creative types” … but ‘totally impulsive’ and ‘driven’ c,

“Information and Inspiration Distributer, Incorrigible Encourager and People-builder

Well my family and friends say I’m “safest” just writing and sharing…

but also having a bit of fun along the crazy and always amazing journey of life

enjoy

“Write, create, innovate”

PPS

Best wishes from the First City to see the light

SHARE, INFORM, IMPACT, UPLIFT, IGNITE, ENCOURAGE and (perhaps even) INSPIRE

 

I Dreamed a Dream (from Proud by Susan Boyle)

http://www.inspiringvideo.wordpress.com
PPS
“Life is God’s novel; so let Ultimate Source write it, as it unfolds.”

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

Originally posted on BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK: via Proud (by Susan Boyle) (“I don’t do/like using proud” – rather “happy” and/or “satisfied”) http://www.thedriverthenurseandthewriter.wordpress.com Following on from https://lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com/2018/08/20/my-life-my-dream/ and https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2018/08/20/my-life-my-dream/ PPS Best wishes from the First City to see the light Share, encourage, uplift, inspire and help spread HOPE, LOVE and LIGHT

via I Dreamed a Dream (from Proud by Susan Boyle) — A new Book: Writing into the Light

and

https://writeintothelightbook.wordpress.com/

PPS

Best wishes from the First City to see the light

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“Success to others may be apparent in what you DO; but significance, meaning and purpose lies, then reveals itself in what you ARE and BECOME down the ‘river of life’ – how and the spirit with which you face, then overcome the daily obstacles, the frequent trials and tribulations along the often rocky path-way of life’s magical and mysterious journey.Light your path brightly.”

“Success to others may be apparent in what you DO; but significance, meaning and purpose lies, then reveals itself in what you ARE and BECOME down the ‘river of life’ – how and the spirit with which you face, then overcome the daily obstacles, the frequent trials and tribulations along the often rocky path-way of life’s magical and mysterious journey.Light your path brightly.”
– craig

from

https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/2013/06/02/what-does-it-feel-like-to-be-brain-damaged-2/

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

enough there for now, c!

Picture (below) from

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2018/08/24/no-one-really-knows-just-how-great-an-individuals-potential-is/

and

http://www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

light in the darkness

pictures  from

www.thedriverthenurseandthewriter.wordpress.com

www.shatteredbrokendreams.wordpress.com

www.itsalwaysdarkestbeforethedawn.wordpress.com

www.craigswritingjourney.wordpress.com

www.beliefhope.wordpress.com

www.climbingmountainsandchasingdreams.wordpress.com

www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

and

www.awritersdreams.wordpress.com

Shared by “totally unmusical ”  (and impulsive) c,

“Information and Inspiration Distributer, Incorrigible Encourager and People-builder

Well my family and friends say I’m “safest” just writing and sharing

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What Does it Feel Like to be Brain Damaged?

“When the world is filled with love, people’s hearts are overflowing with hope.”
– craig

from

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2018/08/23/what-does-it-feel-like-to-be-brain-damaged-3/

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Sharing some Information and Thoughts on Head and Brain Injury

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https://livingwithheadinjury.wordpress.com/…/what-does-it-feel-like-to-be-brain-dama..

from Google searches (my “filing system” to rescue me from “sheer utter chaos”)

https://www.google.co.nz/search?q=frederick+linge+craig+lock&rlz=1C1CHBD_enNZ767NZ767&oq=frederick+linge+craig+lock&aqs=chrome.0.69i59.11827j0j8&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8

and

https://www.google.co.nz/search?rlz=1C1CHBD_enNZ767NZ767&ei=lzV-W7G-Fpv7-QbIiZ2wCQ&q=What+Does+it+Feel+Like+to+be+Brain+Damaged+craig+lock&oq=What+Does+it+Feel+Like+to+be+Brain+Damaged+craig+lock&gs_l=psy-ab.12..35i39k1.1065.5984.0.8588.4.4.0.0.0.0.1273.2742.3-1j0j2j0j1.4.0….0…1c.1.64.psy-ab..0.4.2737….0.gzTPXXXSwgk

“We share what we know, so that we all may grow.”

“Knowledge is the gateway to understanding…and understanding is the gateway to a better life.”

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

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”)
“Inform, educate, inspire”

PPS

“I do not bewail what I have lost, because I am at peace with myself. I have fought a hard battle, given it my best, and won far more that I or anyone else ever thought I would.”

from

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2016/11/02/i-do-not-bewail-what-i-have-lost-because-i-am-at-peace-with-myself-i-have-fought-a-hard-battle-given-it-my-best-and-won-far-more-that-i-or-anyone-else-ever-thought-i-would-2/

and

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/category/inspirational-quotes/

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I Dreamed a Dream ( from Proud by Susan Boyle)

Inspirational videos

but

“I don’t do/like using proud!” – rather “happy”and/or “satisfied”

Craig Lock – YouTube

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

https://www.google.co.nz/search?q=susan+boyle+craig+lock&rlz=1C1PRFI_enNZ782NZ782&source=lnms&tbm=vid&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjw4eja-f7cAhWJZt4KHZWFAncQ_AUICygC&biw=1606&bih=1170

following on from

https://lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com/2018/08/20/my-life-my-dream/

and

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2018/08/20/my-life-my-dream/

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

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

enough there for now, c!

enough there for now, c!

PPS

Best wishes from the First City to see the light

dawn-best2

pictures  from

http://www.thedriverthenurseandthewriter.wordpress.com

www.shatteredbrokendreams.wordpress.com

http://www.itsalwaysdarkestbeforethedawn.wordpress.com

http://www.craigswritingjourney.wordpress.com

http://www.beliefhope.wordpress.com

www.climbingmountainsandchasingdreams.wordpress.com

http://www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

and

http://www.awritersdreams.wordpress.com

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“Everyone has a passion for something in their life that motivates or inspires the person in some way.”

BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK

via “Everyone has a passion for something in their life that motivates or inspires the person in some way.”

http://www.craigsquotes.wordpress.com

http://www.upliftencourageandinspire.wordpress.com

and

https://www.facebook.com/Uplift-Encourage-and-Inspire-479972392393133/

PS

“A passion (strong) for anything will ensure success, for the desire of the end will point out the means.”

c (as inspired by Henry Hazlitt)

from one of my first books Quote Unquote (1994)

picture from https://www.amazon.com/s?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=quote+unquote+craig+lock

Shared by c, “Information and Inspiration Distributer, Incorrigible Encourager and People-builder * (totally impulsive)”

Well my family and friends say I’m “safest” just writing and sharing

enjoy

creative-kiwisand

http://www.creativekiwis.wordpress.com

“Write, create, innovate”

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My Life, My Dream

Afterthought

sorry about insertion at end (Shared by craig) in light of the Genoa disaster

changed at source  https://lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com/2018/08/20/my-life-my-dream/

bad taste, “careless” c

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

A collection of videos and songs that have inspired me on life’s (at times “tortuous”) journey. Just sorting them out (quite a mission, so taking one step at a time).

Perhaps I’ll turn into a “vook” (= videobook)

from

https://vimeo.com/user19296398

and

https://inspiringvideo.wordpress.com/my-vimeo-videos/

“Life is God’s novel; so let Ultimate Source write it, as it unfolds.”

from www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

and

www.craigsquotes.wordpress.com

So here’s a start…

I Dreamed a dream

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

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

https://www.google.co.nz/search?q=elaine+paige+craig+lock&rlz=1C1PRFI_enNZ782NZ782&oq=elaine+paige+craig+lock&aqs=chrome..69i57.12808j0j8&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8

from

https://lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com/2018/08/17/i-dreamed-a-dream-9/

Rainbows

You raise me up

https://beyondthezonespirit.wordpress.com/2018/08/18/god-can-use-our-strength-to-pass-it-on-as-a-blessing-to-share-with-someone-else/

All videos from http://www.inspiringvideo.wordpress.com

and

http://www.creativekiwis.wordpress.com

Shared by “totally unmusical” c, “Information and Inspiration Distributer, Incorrigible Encourager and People-builder * (totally impulsive)”
* not bridges (thank goodness)!

Well my family and friends say I’m “safest” just writing and sharing

Anyway,  music has great power in uplifting our spirits (at least it does for me)…

Enjoy (hopefully)

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“Our talents are our gift(s) from God, but it’s what we do with them that is our gift TO God, Infinite Spirit, Ultimate Source.”

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picture from

https://writeintothelightbook.wordpress.com/2011/08/16/the-writer-is-born/

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)

https://www.google.co.nz/search?q=our+talents+are+our+gift+from+God+craig+lock&rlz=1C1CHBD_enNZ767NZ767&oq=our+talents+are+our+gift+from+God+craig+lock&aqs=chrome..69i57.55089j0j7&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8

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

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