Originally posted on BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK: “Perhaps the ultimate purpose of life itself is the testing of the human spirit, to develop out of it something better, more nearly perfect. For after the sands and the dust of the human body has been buried, only the human spirit is left to go on… And…
“of chaos”, or so says “the nurse”
“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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Originally posted on Beyond the Zone: God and The Spiritual Journey: 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 https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2018/10/09/why-im-only-the-worlds-fourth-worst-writer-3/ enjoy 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…
Originally posted on BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK: via “What you imagine in/through the mind, you can create on the pages” and http://www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com Just IMAGINE Imagine, dream, believe and achieve
Just thinking of doing a book on this subject, as inspired by Alan Boss’s work
Books & Writing
TBI and Ways to Recover
1. Realization 1: Make a decision.
2. Realization 2: Rely on those around you.
3. Realization 3: Do what you know.
4. Realization 4: When All else fails, laugh.
5. Realization 5: Work on yourself.
6. Realization 6: Everyone is Different.
You can heal yourself. Start today.
The first line of my new book Memories (written by Casper, my “friendly ghost-writer”)below ???
Aged 15, Craig sustained a severe traumatic brain injury and a broken neck in a midget car racing accident in Cape Town, South Africa. He was in a coma for several weeks (he thinks) and the prognosis was extremely grim
Good idea (ie.helpful to others)…or NOT?
What do YOU think?
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“If the doctor told me I had six minutes to live, I’d type a little faster.”
“Doc, do I have time to finish and post this article I’m presently working on?”
Horror speedway crash: Racer’s wife told to be ‘prepared to say goodbye’
Speedway driver Stuart Marshall almost lost his life in a horror racing crash in March. Nine months on, he and his wife Jo talked to Neil Reid about the near-tragedy and his ongoing miracle recovery
Never, ever give up hope!
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On World Suicide Prevention Day (September 10) I posted to raise awareness about #WSPD2018. Why?
New research shows that for TBI survivors, death and disability are more likely than previously thought. The Telegraph’s Sarah Knapton reports that One in 20 suicides may be triggered by a brain injury.
After my accident and brain injury, I didn’t have suicidal thoughts, but I certainly did live with serious depression. Among other things, I used music and exercise to combat the demons. My question for you is, what can you recommend as a way to battle depression?
In the spring of 1990 Allan Boss was in a motor vehicle accident. He suffered a severe traumatic brain injury. The attending neurosurgeon informed his family that he would never walk again or talk again. He went on to achieve three university degrees, has written/edited four published books, has run four marathons, and is currently writing a non-fiction…
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picture from http://www.traumaticbraininjurytbi.wordpress.com
from a Google search (my “filing system to rescue me from sheer utter chaos” – thanks “Big G”)…
and I mean God (far more than Google)… but then perhaps I should thank both!
This week is the Centre for Brain Research celebrates its 10th anniversary. Ten years of world-class research conducted right here in Aotearoa, New Zealand
Great informative interview, thanks, Kerre
My other blogs in this area are at
“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.”
Shining a light of hope in the darkest corners
Helping promote better understanding and awareness of what is often termed ‘The Silent Epidemic’…
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