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“What we learn in the darkness, we are to share in the light.”

"An Extraordinary Life": The Young Kiwi Nurse (M: A New Book)

https://traumaticbraininjurytbi.wordpress.com/2019/04/20/what-we-learn-in-the-darkness-we-are-to-share-in-the-light-3/

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2019/04/20/what-we-learn-in-the-darkness-we-are-to-share-in-the-light-3/
http://www.craigsquotes.wordpress.com
and
http://thedriverthenurseandthewriter.wordpress.com
You may also like https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/2019/04/21/no-memory-of-the-day-that-changed-my-life/
and
https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2019/04/21/no-memory-of-the-day-that-changed-my-life/

from http://thedriverthenurseandthewriter.wordpress.com
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!


from
https://inspiringvideo.wordpress.com/2019/02/11/i-believe-in-angels-abba/

from a Google search (my “filing system to rescue me from sheer utter chaos” – thanks “Big G”)
and by that I mean God (far more than Google)… but then perhaps I should thank both!

https://www.google.com/search?rlz=1C1PRFI_enNZ827NZ828&ei=odq3XIzcMdbc9QOC0ZKAAg&q=i+believe+in+angels+abba+craig+lock&oq=i+believe+in+angels+abba+craig+lock&gs_l=psy-ab.12…5524.7820..10235…0.0..0.231.1109.2-5……0….1..gws-wiz…….35i39.TDjRMOGQtMY
Shared by “totally unmusical” c

“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”
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“What we learn in the darkness, we are to share in the light.”

Accepting Brain Injury

Sharing some Information and Thoughts on Head and Brain Injury

craig
picture from https://livingwithheadinjury.wordpress.com
see I look ‘normal’!
Accepting Brain Injury

https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/2018/03/07/about-craig/

https://www.google.com/search?q=aaccepting brain injury craig lockccepting+brain+injury+craig+lock&rlz=1C1CHBD_enNZ767NZ767&oq=accepting+brain+injury+craig+lock&aqs=chrome..69i57j69i60.21113j0j7&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8

Took me many many years
Sorry, m!

Also see
https://www.google.com/search?rlz=1C1CHBD_enNZ767NZ767&ei=YYGuXL-bNq-Sr7wPz5yoiAc&q=%22accepting+brain+injury%22+&oq=%22accepting+brain+injury%22+&gs_l=psy-ab.12..35i39j0i22i30.4321.33367..36476…0.0..0.2450.2866.0j1j1j9-1……0….1..gws-wiz.0vYNEMBkkgE

“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.”

– Jeff Sebell

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”

dawn-best21

pictures from

http://www.thedriverthenurseandthewriter.wordpress.com

http://www.shatteredbrokendreams.wordpress.com

http://www.itsalwaysdarkestbeforethedawn.wordpress.com

http://www.craigswritingjourney.wordpress.com

https://writeintothelightbook.wordpress.com/

http://www.beliefhope.wordpress.com

http://www.climbingmountainsandchasingdreams.wordpress.com

http://www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

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

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“Whilst you are not defined by your brain injury, your life may have been. Just work within the constraints of your TBI and around it, so that we never become a ‘victim’ and are not seen as a victim of circumstances, nor have the mindset of a victim; but rather a ‘battler’…and perhaps even ‘a champion of hope’ to others ‘out there’.”

Living with Head/Brain Injury (TBI)

“Whilst you are not defined by your brain injury, your life may have been. Just work within the constraints of your TBI and around it, so that we never become a ‘victim’ and are not seen as a victim of circumstances, nor have the mindset of a victim; but rather a ‘battler’…and perhaps even ‘a champion of hope’ to others ‘out there’.”
c (4th April 2019)

“Crafted and reshaped” after a discussion with “the nurse” today in the pursuit of better accuracy in my wording. As she says, my entire life from age 15 (including, relationships, jobs, career, etc has been defined by my brain injury. And “the precise (very), efficient nurse”) is always right!
from https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/2019/04/04/i-dont-consider-myself-a-victim-consumer-or-even-survivor-i-am-an-active-learner-thinker-and-do-er-who-just-happens-to-have-a-brain-injury/from
https://traumaticbraininjurytbi.wordpress.com/2019/04/05/a-good-job-done-well/
and
https://craigsquotes.wordpress.com/2019/04/05/to-be-or-not-to-be/
When faced with a mountain, I will not quit
I’ll keep on

from a Google search (my “filing system to rescue me from sheer utter chaos” – thanks “Big G”)

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The Invisible Rain Cloud

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI

invisible rain cloud.jpgrock bottom2.jpgNot from the mountain top but from rock bottom
The Invisible Rain Cloud

from http://www.facebook.com/livingwithheadinjury

http://livingwithheadinjury.wordpress.com/

picture (below) from https://beliefhope.wordpress.com/2017/02/28/rock-bottom-became-the-solid-foundation-on-which-i-rebuilt-my-life/

Also see https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2016/11/19/j-k-rowlings-top-10-rules-for-success/
from a Google search (my “filing system to rescue me from sheer utter chaos” – thanks “Big G”)
and by that I mean God (far more than Google)… but then perhaps I should thank both!
https://www.google.com/search?q=rock+bottom+jk+rowling+craig+lock&rlz=1C1CHBD_enNZ767NZ767&oq=rock&aqs=chrome.1.69i57j69i59l2j69i61j35i39j69i60.10494j0j9&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8
“Sharing, supporting, informing, enlightening, “entertaining”(??), encouraging, empowering, enriching, challenging, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring”
enough there for now, c!
Bonus video for you

PS
I like/love both “the old and new me’s” (just different- must be “a bit schizo”!

“Fall in love with yourself and ensure one life-long romance.”
“Life is far too important (a subject) to be taken too seriously!”

from http://www.craigsquotes.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…

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“I’ve never met anyone so muddled in my life!”

Living with Head/Brain Injury (TBI)

https://livingwithheadinjury.wordpress.com/2019/01
and
https://livingwithheadinjury.wordpress.com/2019/01/28/as-the-nurse-says-to-me-often-ive-never-met-anyone-so-muddled-in-my-life/
from a Google search (my “filing system to rescue me from sheer utter chaos” – thanks “Big G”)
and by that I mean God (far more than Google)… but then perhaps I should thank both!

https://www.google.com/search?rlz=1C1CHBD_enNZ767NZ767&ei=AleaXJjSGc65rQGv3azQCA&q=+As+%E2%80%9Cthe+nurse%E2%80%9D%23+says+to+me+often%2C+I%27ve+never+met+anyone+so+muddled+in+my+life%21&oq=+As+%E2%80%9Cthe+nurse%E2%80%9D%23+says+to+me+often%2C+I%27ve+never+met+anyone+so+muddled+in+my+life%21&gs_l=psy-ab.3…33160.34368..35098…1.0..0.230.230.2-1……0….1j2..gws-wiz…..6..35i39.PQjPLaOlALw

“Sharing, supporting, informing, enlightening, “entertaining”(??), encouraging, empowering, enriching, challenging, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring”
enough there for now, c!
Shared by “impulsive (totally) mr middle muddle”

“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
picture below from wwwlifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com
and http://www.thedriverthenurseandthewriter.wordpress.com

Share, encourage, uplift, inspire and help spread HOPE, LOVE and LIGHT

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