“But man is not made for defeat,” he said. “A man can be destroyed but not defeated. ”

The Old Man and the Sea

“But man is not made for defeat,” he said. “A man can be destroyed but not defeated. ”
― Ernest Hemingway, The Old Man and the Sea

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

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Living with Head Injury: (from ‘My Story’)

Sharing some Information and Thoughts on Head and Brain Injury

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Living with Head Injury: (from ‘My Story’) [Paperback]

LIVING WITH HEAD (BRAIN) INJURY (from ‘MY STORY’) *
A look into head injury, sometimes known as the “hidden handicap” and the effects on the person (casualty). In this “work” I’ll share some facts about brain injury, as well as how to best to manage the effects. And hope that this book may be insightful and helpful to families. * from ‘I’ll Do it My Way: My Story’ is available as a hard-copy or ebook at http://www.amazon.com/-/e/B005GGMAW4
A young driver, a dreamer with his boyhood hero, Stirling Moss before his accident Category (tags/key words): head injury, brain injury, neuro-psychology, brain, medical resources, medical information
CONTENTS
INTRODUCTION
Chapter 1 Head Injury/Brain Injury) – Some Facts
2 Head Injury: A Practical Guide: YOU ARE AN EXPERT ALREADY…
3 Some Practical Issues in Dealing with Head Injury
4 The Cognitive Effects of Brain Injury…

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“There are only three sports: bullfighting, mountain climbing and motor racing; all the rest are merely games.”

Bathurst 1000 km Race

V8 Supercars (Australia): One of my great passions

“You only have to endure to conquer.”

– Winston Churchill (and Ernest Hemingway)
from http://www.hemingwaythoughts.wordpress.com

“One must first of all endure.”

from http://hemingwaymeetssenna.wordpress.com/2014/09/27/one-must-first-of-all-endure-3/

“There are only three sports: bullfighting, mountain climbing and motor racing; all the rest are merely games.”

– Ernest Hemingway

from http://nzwriter.wordpress.com/2013/10/01/there-are-only/

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Live Your Dream through overcoming Obstacles and Never Ever Quit (from “Inspirational Books”)

The Champion

http://nzwriter.wordpress.com/tag/personal-growth/

“Together, one mind, one life (one small step at a time), let’s see how many people (and lives) we can encourage, impact, empower, support, enrich, uplift and perhaps even inspire to reach their fullest potentials… and strive for and perhaps one sunny day even achieve their wildest dreams.”

MAKoriFIRST light

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Live Your Dream through overcoming Obstacles and Never Ever Quit (from “Inspirational Books”)

The Champion

http://nzwriter.wordpress.com/tag/personal-growth/

“Together, one mind, one life (one small step at a time), let’s see how many people (and lives) we can encourage, impact, empower, support, enrich, uplift and perhaps even inspire to reach their fullest potentials… and strive for and perhaps one sunny day even achieve their wildest dreams.”

MAKoriFIRST light

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Paradise Lost and Paradise Regained

Beautiful Beaches - My Dream

Paradise Lost and Paradise Regained

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“The mind is its own place, and in itself can make a heaven of hell, a hell of heaven.
― John Milton, Paradise Lost

First Light Makorori, Gisborne, by Dawn Furmage (Credit: http://www.aa.co.nz)
for a great bigger picture see http://nzwriter.wordpress.com/category/new-books-by-craig-lock/

PPS

“Don’t worry about the world ending today…
it’s already tomorrow in the scenic and tranquil little haven that is New Zealand (or Godzone as it’s often affectionately known)

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The Greatest Race: The Race of Life

Ayrton Senna: A Tribute to a Champion of Champions

chequered flag
http://inspiringvideo.wordpress.com/page/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, support, enrich, uplift and perhaps even inspire to reach their fullest potentials.”

“You think you have a limit. And so you touch this limit, something happens and you suddenly can go a little bit further. With your mind power, your determination, your instinct, and the experience as well, you can fly very high.”

-Ayrton Senna
from http://grandprixdrivermyblog.wordpress.com/2013/01/07/sharing-some-quotes-from-the-late-great-ayrton-senna/

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“I (we) didn’t know it couldn’t be done… so we did it anyway !”

THE DRIVER, THE NURSE AND THE WRITER

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A tile for a new book !

just flashed into my “little head”

as “inspired by the seed of an idea”

from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SFcIKavla-I

and

craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2014/08/04/the-impossible-dream-2/

“It always seems impossible…

until it gets done!”

– Nelson Mandela

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

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