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The Pieces of the Puzzle

Here’s the first few lines of a brand new book, I started writing a few minutes ago…   The pieces of the puzzle from http://www.traumaticbraininjurytbi.wordpress.com Medical specialist: “What aspects of the job* are you not coping with, not managing, Craig?” * really, really high-powered … Continue reading

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The Cognitive Effects of Brain (Head) Injury

My book is being published and should be out later today Amazon (e-book) see http://www.amazon.com/dp/B01AIJ7V7M   and the paperback has just been published see http://www.amazon.com/Cognitive-Effects-Brain-Head-Injury/dp/1523375531/ “Compare it (your head) to a jelly in a bowl. The bowl is the skull … Continue reading

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THE YOUNG NURSE

CHAPTER  TWO: THE YOUNG NURSE from The Driver, The Nurse and the Writer http://www.amazon.com/Driver-Writer-Stirling-Always-Darkest-ebook/dp/B007OOKKCS/ The pretty young New Zealand nurse worked in the intensive care ward at the hospital. When the racing driver was brought in with his serious injuries … Continue reading

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A SHORT EXTRACT FROM MY BOOK ‘STIRLING’

https://headbraininjury.wordpress.com/2014/02/08/a-short-extract-from-my-book-stirling-2/ “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 … Continue reading

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An Open Book 3: My Story

http://www.amazon.com/Open-Book-My-Story-Part-ebook/dp/B00MD4U9QQ Here’s a short extract… PROLOGUE I came across this fine bit of writing, which I could closely relate to in those dark days in -. Diana’s words describe my feelings better than I could myself… so here they are… … Continue reading

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GOLDEN DAWN: (a new book being written, as life unfolds) “Life is God’s novel; so let Ultimate Source write it, as it unfolds.” – craig (as inspired by the words of Isaac Bashevis Singer)

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Writing into the Light A new book

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A new Book: Writing into the Light

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A SHORT EXTRACT FROM MY BOOK ‘STIRLING’

http://www.amazon.com/Stirling-Story-Boys-Hope-Dream-ebook/dp/B00H1N6X1Y A SHORT EXTRACT FROM MY BOOK ‘STIRLING’ THE FLICKERING cine film has all the compulsive horror of the footage of the John F. Kennedy assassination. In a sickening blur of speed, the Walker Lotus 18/21 racing car leaves the … Continue reading

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Some Cognitive Effects of Head Injury

SOME COGNITIVE EFFECTS OF HEAD INJURY:

by Craig Lock

“Compare it (your head) to a jelly in a bowl. The bowl is the skull – a strong, protective container – and the jelly (the brain) is nestled within. The skull is able to withstand many types of blows; but the brain is vulnerable to sudden swirling or rotating movements. Shake the bowl and see what happens to the jelly.”
– Dr Don Mackie, Emergency Specialist(in New Zealand)

This extract (in note form) is from a chapter from my manuscript titled MY STORY, MY DREAM Also LIVING WITH HEAD (BRAIN) INJURY (from ‘MY STORY’)

and his latest WHO WANTS TO BE NORMAL ANYWAY
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