“Perhaps the ultimate purpose of life itself is the testing of the human spirit…”

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“Look across all sport and observe the truly great. All had this zest for combat, this taste for being truly tested. All wished to explore the limits of their own possibilities.”

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

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

MIracles happen png
“I make art through writing …and words are my tools.”

– the totally uncreative non-arty farty and airey-fairey writer type”
http://www.craigsquotes.wordpress.com
http://www.creativekiwiscom
and
http://www.creativekiwis.wordpress.com

You may like
https://craigsquotes.wordpress.com/2019/03/17/youre-not-like-other-writers/

https://onthepodiumgreatestrace.wordpress.com/

http://www.standonthepodium.wordpress.com

Together, one mind, one life (one small step at a time), lets 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.

Picture (below) from http://www.ayrtonsennadasilva.wordpress.com
and
http://www.youcanbeachampion.wordpress.com

Ayrton best on the podium

videos (below) from http://www.racetothechequeredflag.wordpress.com
and
http://www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

from

https://craigsquotes.wordpress.com/2017/01/20/gods-orchestra-i-see-lifes-amazing-journey-and-the-various-people-with-whom-we-come-into-contact-and-whose-lives-touch-us-and-the-ones-we-touch-as-an-orchestra-made-up-so/

from a Google search (“my filing system”- 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=on+the+podium+craig+lock&rlz=1C1PRFI_enNZ782NZ782&oq=on+the+podium+craig+lock&aqs=chrome..69i57.11914j0j8&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8

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

* not bridges (thank goodness)!

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

Driven to share, 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.”

My friends say I’m taking up ALL the space on the internet

BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK

My friends say I’m taking up ALL the space on the internet with my various posts and blogs (and “taking over” the www??)…
so get your own internet, you “fairy” (thanks, Monty Python!).

https://mymovie2015.wordpress.com/2017/04/24/monty-python-its-the-arts/
and
http://www.craigsquotes.wordpress.com

“Life is far too important (a subject) to be taken too seriously!”
smile dial

Time for a change in tone now (as the story is getting “far too silly”)…

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2018/10/31/the-prize-grand-prize-2/

“Reaching people from the end (bottom) of the world.”

and not from the world of your bottom, please!

baby bum 2creative-kiwis
and
http://www.creativekiwis.wordpress.com

enjoy

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Best wishes from the First City to see the sun, the light each new day

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My friends say I’m taking up ALL the space on the internet

BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK

My friends say I’m taking up ALL the space on the internet with my various posts and blogs (and “taking over” the www??)…
so get your own internet, you “fairy” (thanks, Monty Python!).

https://mymovie2015.wordpress.com/2017/04/24/monty-python-its-the-arts/
and
http://www.craigsquotes.wordpress.com

“Life is far too important (a subject) to be taken too seriously!”
smile dial

Time for a change in tone now (as the story is getting “far too silly”)…

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2018/10/31/the-prize-grand-prize-2/

“Reaching people from the end (bottom) of the world.”

and not from the world of your bottom, please!

baby bum 2creative-kiwis
and
http://www.creativekiwis.wordpress.com

enjoy

Shared by “definitely NOT one of those “arty-farty creatives, but totally impulsive (and crazy??) types”

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Best wishes from the First City to see the sun, the light each new day

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Life Explained

Beyond the Zone: God and The Spiritual Journey

LIFE EXPLAINED (JOKE)

from https://www.facebook.com/craig.lock.31
and
http://www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

On the first day God created the cow. God said, “You
must go to the field with the farmer all day long and
suffer under the sun, have calves and give milk to
support the farmer. I will give you a life span of
sixty years.”

The cow said, “That’s kind of a tough life you want
me to live for sixty years. Let me have twenty and
I’ll give back the other forty.”

And God agreed.

On the second day God created the dog. God said, “Sit
all day by the door of your house and bark at anyone
who comes in or walks past. I will give you a life
span of twenty years.

The dog said, “That’s too long to be barking. Give me
ten years and I’ll give you back the other ten.”

So God agreed (sigh).

On the…

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THE STATION: The True Joy of Life is the Trip – The station is only a dream. It constantly outdistances us.

How great thou art (by Elvis Presley)

Beyond the Zone: God and The Spiritual Journey

Man on beach

from

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2019/07/20/how-great-thou-art-by-elvis-presley-3/

Shared by “the ‘not so great’ totally unmusical world’s absolutely worst photographer… and fourth worst writer”
see

https://johnsphotopics.wordpress.com/2016/01/09/why-im-only-the-worlds-fourth-worst-writer/

and

enjoy

sunrise-in-paradise

Makorori First Light (picture above great by Dawn Furmage)

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

http://www.onetaleoftwocities.wordpress.com

and

http://www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

Other pictures (excellent) by my friend, Jenny

http://www.jennysphotographicjourney.wordpress.com

http://www.myjourneythroughthelensofmycamera.wordpress.com

and

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

“Our talents are our gift from God, but what we do with them are our gift TO God.”

http://www.craigsquotes.wordpress.com

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

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

Share, encourage, uplift and help spread hope, love and light

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“From tiny acorns giant oak-trees grow.”

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“From tiny acorns giant oak-trees grow.”
http://www.craigswritingjourney.wordpress.com

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

(enough there for now, c)

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