Over the Rainbow by Craig Lock (1995) — Books by craig lock: “Explore, Dream, Discover”

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Originally posted on “THE JOURNALIST “… REVEALING AND INTERESTING “INTERVIEWS”: NKOSI SIKELEL’ i’AFRIKA. Nkosi sikelel’ iAfrika God bless Africa Maluphakamis’u phondo Let the horn of her people rise lwayo high up Yizwe imithandazo yethu In your love hear our prayers Nkosi sikelele Thina lusapho lwayo God bless our people (Woza moya) Woza woza Come…

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Siya Kolisi: ‘It’s a privilege, not a burden, to fight for South Africa’

The New Rainbow: A Book by Craig Lock

Eagle Productions

A tale of the many people in the rainbow nation of New South Africans, as seen through the eyes of a newspaper reporter. https://www.amazon.com/s?k=the+new+rainbow+craig+lock&ref=nb_sb_noss A book written early on the writing journey (1994) from http://www.craigswritingjourney.wordpress.com



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Nelson Mandela and me: Exhibition curator on bringing together a life

My letter to Nelson Mandela (Madiba from 1995)

“Be bold and unseen forces come to one’s aid.”
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“You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.”

Beyond The Miracle: South Africa

Originally posted on The Writing Journey: http://www.mandelamadiba.wordpress.com To whoever opens this parcel- please ensure this little gift gets to our new “out of the box” President of a year and a bit ago 148 Harris St Gisborne 4010 New Zealand 2nd August 1995 Dear President Mandela For many years you have been an inspiration (great)…

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SOUTH AFRICA: The Facts and Stats (1994 from my letter to Walter Sisulu)

A South African Economist and Business Leader

Going back through my old writings on floppy discs (“antiques”) at the very beginning of “the writing journey” (in the days when I was “passionately pumping out letters to the various politicians in SA). It may be of interest in South Africa’s dramatic and relatively peaceful transition to democracy.
Perhaps I’ll turn into a new book. Oh no, not another one, c!

enjoy anyway
Gisborne, NZ April 2019
22nd October 1994

Dear Mr Sisulu
The following is a report that I wrote some time ago. I sent it to Mr Trevor Manuel on the 2nd of May this year, It was straight after the Election, but I heard that Mr Manuel had subsequently become a MP. I came across my report the other day and having hearde nothing, I wondered whether it had been received by your department. So I’m sending another one, just in case you are…

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“There is neither Zulu, Xhosa, Tswana, Pedi. Afrikaner, boer, “rooinek”, Coloured or Indian, male or female. There is only a God-filled humanity.”

My Thoughts


Originally posted on BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK: via “There is neither Zulu, Xhosa, Tswana, Pedi. Afrikaner, boer, “rooinek”, Coloured or Indian, male or female. There is only a God-filled humanity.” There is neither Zulu, Xhosa, Tswana, Pedi. Afrikaner, boer, “rooinek”, Coloured or Indian, male or female. There is only a God-filled humanity.” https://sportforpeace.wordpress.com/2013/12/26/there-is-neith-2/ from a…

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Legacy defines Chief’s path


South Africa: "the Beloved Country"


via Rainbows — A new Book: Writing into the Light Originally posted on Inspirational videos: https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2018/04/29/rainbows-3/ http://www.thedriverthenurseandthewriter.wordpress.com http://www.beliefhope.wordpress.com http://www.craigswritingjourney.wordpress.com http://www.climbingmountainsandchasingdreams.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! You may also like https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2019/02/05/no-vision-and-you-perish-no-ideal-and-youre-lost-your-heart-must-ever-cherish-some-faith-at-any-cost-some-hope-some-dream-to-cling-to-some-rainbow-in-the-sky-some-melody-to-si-3/ PPS

“Hold fast to dreams For if dreams […]

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A new moral leadership is needed in the world!

South Africa: "the Beloved Country"


Originally posted on Working, Striving towards a more Peaceful World “I WRITE, I SHARE, I DREAM!”: as “led” by/from “As Zimbabwe slides miserably down an apparently bottomless slope of corruption, violence and economic collapse, the Mandela moral shadow looms over the failings of leadership across the continent. (Which leads to a powerful message…

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