Godspeed: The Story of Page Jones

11 Nov

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI

“Godspeed: The Story of Page Jones” is a documentary of a racecar driver’s recovery from a severe traumatic brain injury. Chronicling 20 years, Page Jones redefines victory while advocating for access to long-term rehabilitation for others. Page is living proof that with support, quality lives are within reach.

“TBI upsets life on multiple levels: physical, psychological, social, and even spiritual. TBI affects the roots of who we are — our ability to think, to communicate…”
from https://www.facebook.com/THINKHeadInjuryAwarenessNZ/posts/666613990163086

and

https://traumaticbraininjurytbi.wordpress.com/2016/08/27/tbi-upsets-life-on-multiple-levels-physical-psychological-social-and-even-spiritual-tbi-affects-the-roots-of-who-we-are-our-ability-to-think-to-communicate-and-to-connect-with-other/

I feel, no matter how dire a situation, hope is the key.

We mustn’t have a victim attitude. NEVER! No matter what has happened to us, there are always new beginnings and new opportunities. Each one of us has positive attributes and we must not let our difficulties define us. They are merely challenges to overcome and you can develop strategies to compensate for these deficits. No matter how significant…

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Riding the wave (BIG)

10 Nov

The Future of Electronic Publishing: "Write, Create, Innovate"

Shocking moment as British surfer breaks his back in “the worst wipe-out of my life”

see

http://www.independent.co.uk/sport/general/watch-surfing-wipeout-big-waves-crash-andrew-cotton-nazare-portugal-a8045436.html

from

https://www.google.co.nz/search?q=andrew+cotton+wave&rlz=1C1CHBD_enNZ698NZ698&oq=andrew+cotton+wave&aqs=chrome..69i57.19288j0j8&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8

Now how to ride the wave …properly…

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“Riding the digital wave” (far safer)

“Write, create, innovate”

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A road of 114 curves

8 Nov

BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK

Chapman's Peak Picture by Wes Roos Photography www.instagram wes roos from lovecapetown

picture great from Chapman’s Peak Drive

from Wes Roos Photography (from http://www.instagram.com)

via A road of 114 curves

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Could the Mueller probe close in on Trump’s inner circle?

7 Nov

“THE JOURNALIST “… REVEALING AND INTERESTING "INTERVIEWS"

http://www.radionz.co.nz/audio/player?audio_id=2018620829

Could the Mueller probe close in on Trump’s inner circle?

from

http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/ninetonoon

 After charges against two of US President Donald Trump’s campaign members, and a guilty plea from a third, where might Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia collusion investigation be heading next? Kathryn Ryan talks to the New York Times’ Chief White House Correspondent, Peter Baker.

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Brendan Cox – In memory of Jo

5 Nov

I (We) Must Not Hate!

https://imustnothate.wordpress.com/2017/07/21/brendan-cox-in-memory-of-jo/

“Together, one heart, one mind, one life, one small step at a time, let’s plant the seeds of hope for a better and brighter future… then together let’s walk towards it.”

dawn best

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Share, encourage and spread HOPE, LOVE and LIGHT

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A South African Superstar Says Farewell

1 Nov

“THE JOURNALIST “… REVEALING AND INTERESTING "INTERVIEWS"

Well before Paul Simon’s “Graceland” came along, a white musician from South Africa named Johnny Clegg was already breaking apartheid laws and celebrating Zulu culture. He co-founded two important, interracial bands, and became an essential voice in his country. But two years ago, he was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, and he’s on a farewell U.S. tour that he’s calling “The Final Journey.”

http://www.npr.org/sections/therecord/2017/10/29/558571470/a-south-african-superstar-says-farewell

from

https://www.facebook.com/craig.lock.31

Shared by “totally unmusical” c

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My One-track Mind

31 Oct
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