BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK

Please excuse the lay-out as I “work” on getting into book publishable format

enjoy in the meantime
see updated version at
https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2020/02/28/only-when-we-can-say-i-am-first-and-foremost-a-human-being-and-second-a-jew-muslim-buddhist-christian-or-hindu-will-we-progress-our-shared-humanity/

via Some Thoughts from my old floppy discs

PPS
Just realised I can easily edit now from here (this blog) on the www.
So will do tomorrow (when I’m “fresh”… (as a daisy)
Serendippity!

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PPS (“ABF”, as my dear dad used to say, especially after a few J@B whiskeys)

“It always seems impossible…
until it gets done.”

– Madiba
http://www.mandelamadiba.wordpress.com

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South Africa: "the Beloved Country"

Siya Kolisi led the Springboks contingent who picked up the Team of the Year award at the Laureus Sports Awards on Monday night.

Watch: Siya Kolisi delivers moving speech at Laureus ceremony

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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.

SHARE, SUPPORT, ENCOURAGE, UPLIFT and (perhaps even) INSPIRE

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I (We) Must Not Hate!

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Comment: To have any meaning, the Holocaust remembrance also requires a commitment.

https://www.nzherald.co.nz/opinion/news/article.cfm?c_id=466&objectid=11788458
from https://www.google.com/search?rlz=1C1CHBD_enNZ883NZ883&sxsrf=ACYBGNQ3F-obPrGWWTBNYCaGuGaVvQCVKQ%3A1579842446749&ei=jnsqXvSqLZ-Y4-EPtt6P2Aw&q=nz+herald+lessons+from+the+liberation+of+auschwitz&oq=nz+herald+lessons+from+the+liberation+of+auschwitz&gs_l=psy-ab.3…17896.22111..26402…0.4..1.1166.6802.3-2j2j1j3j2……0….1..gws-wiz…….0i71.QoULbGLmBww&ved=0ahUKEwj0qdveu5vnAhUfzDgGHTbvA8sQ4dUDCAs&uact=5

‘Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.’
– George Santayana-1905).

In a 1948 speech to the House of Commons, Winston Churchill changed the quote slightly when he said (paraphrased),
‘Those who fail to learn from history are condemned to repeat it.

PPS (and NB)
NEVER AGAIN!

“Together, one mind, one soul, one life, one small step at a time, let’s plant seeds of hope, then march together towards a better future…a far brighter tomorrow”

sunrise-in-paradise21-same-as-above

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I (We) Must Not Hate!

u3zkko2serd6hksrdw4tjoe4cq

Comment: To have any meaning, the Holocaust remembrance also requires a commitment.

https://www.nzherald.co.nz/opinion/news/article.cfm?c_id=466&objectid=11788458
from https://www.google.com/search?rlz=1C1CHBD_enNZ883NZ883&sxsrf=ACYBGNQ3F-obPrGWWTBNYCaGuGaVvQCVKQ%3A1579842446749&ei=jnsqXvSqLZ-Y4-EPtt6P2Aw&q=nz+herald+lessons+from+the+liberation+of+auschwitz&oq=nz+herald+lessons+from+the+liberation+of+auschwitz&gs_l=psy-ab.3…17896.22111..26402…0.4..1.1166.6802.3-2j2j1j3j2……0….1..gws-wiz…….0i71.QoULbGLmBww&ved=0ahUKEwj0qdveu5vnAhUfzDgGHTbvA8sQ4dUDCAs&uact=5

‘Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.’
– George Santayana-1905).

In a 1948 speech to the House of Commons, Winston Churchill changed the quote slightly when he said (paraphrased),
‘Those who fail to learn from history are condemned to repeat it.

PPS (and NB)
NEVER AGAIN!

“Together, one mind, one soul, one life, one small step at a time, let’s plant seeds of hope, then march together towards a better future…a far brighter tomorrow”

sunrise-in-paradise21-same-as-above

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I (We) Must Not Hate!

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Jacinda Ardern’s immediate, instinctive embrace of the victims’ families and the simple act of putting on a headscarf, moved hearts and minds everywhere. Photo / Alan Gibson
NZ Herald

picture from https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12294735

People going to church this Christmas believe God is a powerful force for good in the world and he, or she, sometimes works in mysterious ways. Christians, whose faith is founded on the redemptive event of Christ’s crucifixion, can readily believe that good can grow from tragedy.

New Zealand this year has experienced a most appalling tragedy. The slaughter in March of New Zealand Muslims at prayer in two Christchurch mosques had a profound effect not just on this country but the world.

see https://www.pressreader.com/new-zealand/the-new-zealand-herald/20191224/282548725178303
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…

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The International Correspondent: Journalism for Peace (Peace Pursuit)

Kasmir terrorism

Within India, the Bharatiya Janata Party government is stoking Islamophobia by using religion as an instrument of identity politics

Source: Terrorism used as excuse to suppress Kashmir

http://www.facebook.com/journowriter
and
https://internationalcorrespondent.wordpress.com/
and
http://www.journalistandwriter.wordpress.com

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http://www.foreigncorrspondent.wordpress.com
http://www.defeatterrorism.wordpress.com
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http://www.waragainsterror.wordpress.com

Together, one mind, one soul, one life, one small step at a time, let’s plant seeds of hope, then march together towards a better future…a far brighter tomorrow”

sunrise-in-paradise

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craig's thoughts

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2019/11/26/lord-broaden-my-horizons-and-expand-the-sense-of-possibility-2/

Originally posted on BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK: via “Lord, broaden my horizons and expand the sense of possibility…” http://www.beyondboundarieslimits.wordpress.com Also see https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2019/10/17/a-vision-which-reaches-out-and-shines-touching-with-magic-the-drama-of-life-across-all-its-limitless-horizons/

via “Lord, broaden my horizons and expand the sense of possibility…” — The Power of The Dream

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https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2019/11/02/the-south-african-dream-3/

Originally posted on BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK: Congratulations, Springboks (Bokke) via THE SOUTH AFRICAN DREAM and http://www.facebook.com/craig.lock.31 Following on from https://sawriter.wordpress.com/2013/01/06/the-south-african-dream-long-walk-to-freedom-and-peace-the-bridge-builder-the-reconciliator/ and https://www.selfgrowth.com/articles/the-south-african-dream Also see http://www.sportforpeace.wordpress.com and http://www.breakdownwalls.wordpress.com https://craigswritingjourney.wordpress.com/2018/06/04/my-south-african-dream/ https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2019/02/13/the-south-african-dream-2/ from “BIG G, my filing system” https://www.google.com/search?client=firefox-b-d&q=the+south+african+dream+craig+lock PPS “All our dreams can come true…if we have the desire (burning), determination, courage, passion, purpose, persistence and…

via THE SOUTH AFRICAN DREAM — Sport for Peace: Sport Transcending Boundaries

PPS

“All our dreams can come true…if we have the desire (burning), determination, courage, passion, purpose, persistence and patience* to pursue them (and it’s often through the very dark places where they may lead)…long enough.”

from https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2018/06/13/all-our-dreams-can-come-trueif-we-have-the-desire-burning-determination-courage-passion-purpose-persistence-and-patience-to-pursue-them-and-its-often-through-the-very-dark-places/