South Africa: Just sharing some thoughts at the ‘beginning of the writing journey’

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via South Africa: Just sharing some thoughts at the ‘beginning of the writing journey’

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

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“Information and Inspiration Distributer, Incorrigible Encourager and People-builder” *

* not bridges (thank goodness)!

Well my family and friends say I’m “safest” just writing and sharing
“Driven to share, uplift, encourage and (perhaps even) inspire”

Share, encourage, uplift, inspire and help spread HOPE, LOVE and LIGHT

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“Craig, you are so impatient. ‘Real/proper’ writers develop structure carefully…You just write (and share) what’s in your head!”

“You’re not like other writers …”

As “the nurse” (who loves reading so much, that I’m amazed the book pages don’t catch fire) says to me (often): “You’re not like other writers (‘real ones’, ‘normal’, intellectual, “arty-farty-airy fairey types”); you’re just driven, passionate,obsessive# and impulsive (totally)… and only write with a purpose…to try to make a small bit of difference in the world.”

Lucky she didn’t say ‘crazy’ too (at least the last time), though she
“I don’t want to live a balanced life – I just want to write!”

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The essence of good writing is brevity …and simplicity.”
“the master writer”, Ernest Hemingway (I “tink”)

“One must first of all endure”

The Greatest Race: The Race of Life +
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 thank both!

“Sharing, supporting, informing, enlightening, “entertaining”(??), encouraging, empowering, enriching, challenging, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring”
enough there for now, c!
mountain-snow-filled-peak-of-achievement11111-1SHARE, INFORM, IMPACT, UPLIFT, IGNITE, ENCOURAGE and (perhaps even) INSPIRE

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