“Bridge Over Troubled Water”

BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK

Sources: “Bridge Over Troubled Water”

http://www.inspiringvideo.wordpress.com

Shared by “totally unmusical” c

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

enough there for now, c!

Enjoy

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How I Regained My Humanity After a Brain Injury

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI

Beyond the obvious — needing to learn how to walk again, talk, tie my shoes and cut my food, etc., — I lost the things I identified myself by, including my connection to the past. The events I could remember seemed to have happened to somebody else.

Back in school, I couldn’t remember material in class or understand simple humor. I was a loner. I would get panicked if people deviated from the plan. I would act impulsively, and I made jokes to change the subject when I couldn’t follow what was going on. People who didn’t know my circumstances would point out my ditzy behavior, and it wouldn’t even dawn on me that they were being mean. Late one night, walking down the street, I was mistaken for a drunkard.

Life was confusing and frustrating.

The fact that I was no longer who I used to be was apparently…

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Brain Injury Fatigue: Fatigue and (following) Brain Injury

Living with Head/Brain Injury (TBI)

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picture above from

https://www.facebook.com/TheWeTeamofTBISurvivors/

and

https://www.facebook.com/livingwithheadinjury/

For more of my articles on this subject see

https://www.google.co.nz/search?rlz=1C1CHBD_enNZ698NZ698&q=%20brain%20injury%20fatigue%20craig%20lock%20&oq=%20brain%20injury%20fatigue%20craig%20lock%20&gs_l=psy-ab.3…12997.20713.0.21135.13.13.0.0.0.0.274.3198.2-13.13.0….0…1.1.64.psy-ab..0.9.2236…0j0i67k1j0i7i30k1j0i22i30k1j33i160k1j33i21k1.0.BB6rIoZnOEw

and

https://www.google.co.nz/search?q=head+brain+injury+craig+lock&rlz=1C1CHBD_enNZ698NZ698&oq=head+brain+injury+craig+lock+&aqs=chrome..69i57j69i60j69i64l3.19855j0j8&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8

Google and Facebook are my “filing systems”

thanks

“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

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Helping promote better understanding and awareness of what is often termed “The Silent Epidemic” (and/or “The Hidden Handicap”)

“Inform, educate, inspire”

“Sharing, informing, educating, enlightening, encouraging, empowering, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring

picture from http://www.itsalwaysdarkestbeforethedawn.wordpress.com

and

http://www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

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

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

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Accepting Brain Injury

Living with Head/Brain Injury (TBI)

acceptance

from

https://www.facebook.com/livingwithheadinjury

“The mountain between ourselves.”

A title for my next book…perhaps…

My other blogs in this area are at

http://www.headbraininjury.wordpress.com

http://www.traumaticbraininjurytbi.wordpress.com

https://headinjurytbi.wordpress.com/

https://livingwithheadinjury.wordpress.com/

http://www.livingwithheadbraininjury.wordpress.com

https://thenurseanewbook.wordpress.com

https://anoneextraordinarylife.wordpress.com/

and my friend’s blog at http://www.brainheadinjury.wordpresss.com

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“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”

“Sharing, informing, educating, enlightening, encouraging, empowering, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring

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“Rise and Fall”: From “business/financial executive” to a life on welfare* (from My Story)

BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK

Sources: “Rise and Fall”: From “Top executive” to a life on welfare* (from My Story)

and

https://livingwithheadinjury.wordpress.com

“You are what you think you are.”

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

“Sharing, supporting, informing,  enlightening, “entertaining”(??), encouraging, empowering, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring”
enough there for now, c!

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No Two Brain Injuries are alike

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from

https://www.facebook.com/livingwithheadinjury/

 

Also see

http://www.traumaticbraininjurytbi.wordpress.com

www.headbraininjury.wordpress.com

https://headinjurytbi.wordpress.com/

https://livingwithheadinjury.wordpress.com/

http://www.livingwithheadbraininjury.wordpress.com

https://thenurseanewbook.wordpress.com

and

https://anoneextraordinarylife.wordpress.com/

and my friend’s blog at http://www.brainheadinjury.wordpresss.com

“Sharing, informing, educating, enlightening, encouraging, empowering, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring

PS
“Knowledge is the gateway to understanding, and for us, understanding is the gateway to a better life.”
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“Life brings fantastic things and bad things…”

Living with Head/Brain Injury (TBI)

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from

https://www.facebook.com/livingwithheadinjury/

Also see

https://www.maxim.com/rides/unstoppable-drive-alex-zanardi

from

https://www.google.co.nz/search?rlz=1C1CHBD_enNZ698NZ698&q=zanardi+life+brings+fantastic+things&oq=zanardi+life+brings+fantastic+things&gs_l=psy-ab.3..33i160k1.7404.10008.0.10540.7.7.0.0.0.0.325.1634.2-5j1.6.0….0…1.1.64.psy-ab..1.6.1630…33i21k1.0.8NCh-04KZtM

My other blogs in this area are at

We share what we know, so that we all may grow.”

Helping promote better understanding and awareness of what is often termed “The Silent Epidemic” (and/or “The Hidden Handicap”)

“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

“Inform, educate, inspire”

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

enough there for now, c!

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

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9 1/2 Need-to-Know Facts About Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI

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An estimated 5.3 million Americans — about 2 percent of the U.S. population — currently have a long-term or lifelong need for help with everyday activities due to traumatic brain injury (TBI). (1) Many believe this number to be low as it only takes into account the number of reported injuries to hospital emergency rooms and by health care professionals. We’ve compiled the top 9 1/2 things to know about traumatic brain injury, it would have been 10 but the last 1/2 was left off because memory is often affected by traumatic brain injury.

see

https://www.brainline.org/article/9-12-need-know-facts-about-traumatic-brain-injury

from

https://www.facebook.com/livingwithheadinjury

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

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Helping promote better understanding and awareness of what is often termed “The Silent Epidemic” (and/or “The Hidden…

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“I may not be able to do ordinary things, but I can do exceptional things.”

Living with Head/Brain Injury (TBI)

“I may not be able to do ordinary things # (like other ‘normal’ * people, but I can still doexceptional things!”

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

and

http://www.craigsquotes.wordpress.com

# like walking and chewing gum (and/or talking) at the same time

* Who wants to be ‘normal’ anyway? (the title of one of my many books)

What’s normal, anyway?

PS

“You’re not disabled (limited) by your disabilities, you are able (enabled) by your abilities.”

from

https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/2015/12/10/youre-not-disabled-by-your-disabilities-you-are-able-by-your-abilities/

and

https://www.facebook.com/livingwithheadinjury/

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

enough there for now, c!

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Picture (above great) by my old friend John (“the world’s third worst photographer”, so he calls himself), but whose photographic talents I definitely  do NOT possess)!

from

https://www.facebook.com/johnetnewton/

https://www.facebook.com/fotoshop66

www.johnsphotopics.wordpress.com

https://dreammerchantweb.wordpress.com/2016/05/26/dream-merchant-photo-images/

www.capetownmypictures.wordpress.com

https://capetownphotopictures.wordpress.com/

www.sawriter.wordpress.com

www.mandelamadiba.wordpress.com

https://southafricathebelovedcountry.wordpress.com/

www.onetaleoftwocities.wordpress.com

www.itsalwaysdarkestbeforethedawn.wordpress.com

www.beliefhope.wordpress.com

www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

www.craiglockbooks.wordpress.com

and www.awritersdreams.wordpress.com

“Together, one mind, one life (one small step at a time)…

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

It's Always Darkest Before The Dawn: A Story of Hope

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

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

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

PS

Our thoughts, sympathies and prayers are with all those affected by the Las Vegas tragedy here in ‘far-off and tranquil little’ New Zealand

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