Article Title: ‘THE PRIZE’: A "Review" of a New Book

Tags: (Key words) books, new books, ‘The Prize’, Craig Lock, inspiration, empowerment, words of inspiration and empowerment (enough there now)
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(Personal growth, self help, writing, internet marketing, spiritual, 'spiritual writings' (how 'airey-fairey'), words of inspiration and money management, how boring now, craig

Publishing Guidelines:
This short extract from ‘The Prize’ (as with all my writings) may be freely published, electronically or in print.

A new “work/book” Craig is currently writing.
I don’t know how the story will end, but I do know how it all began…

An "ordinary" mum, and as a part-time nurse, a person deeply concerned about humanity.

The African famine of 2011.

Wants to help, but doesn't know WHAT to do? Would perhaps even volunteer if she didn't have a young family to look after.
“She seems to represent the virtues and the resilience of the little people, the spirit of battling on, no matter what your circumstances are and ultimately finding your way."

Our ideals - those virtues like courage (and grace under pressure, fire), integrity, honour and justice, and especially truth and integrity
Expand your sense of possibility. Lord, lift our eyes a little higher.

, largely define who we are and the way we live.

A TALE OF TWO CITIES (from Stirling)

Cape Town and “Sleepy Hollow”

“And at the end of all our exploring will be to know the place for the first time.”

The Grand Prix champion:
See The Ayrton Senna Foundation For Education

Expand your sense of possibility. Lord, lift our eyes a little higher

YOU must be the change you want in the world.

Every great journey starts with a single step - YOU!


"I press towards the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus."
- Phil 3:14 (New King James version)

"Instead of the limits of borders (of countries and of our minds) let us and our leaders expand our sense of possibility... and together let's look at building bridges to distant horizons, far and great. Lord, help us all lift our eyes a little higher."

- craig

Author's Bio: 

About the submitter:
In his various writings Craig strives in some small way to break down social, cultural, religious and economic barriers through "planting, then sowing ideas as 'seeds of hope'". He believes that whilst we should celebrate our differences, what we share is way more important than what divides us.

Craig's novels on South Africa that he "felt inspired to write" are available at: (e-books) and

Craig is posting extracts from 'The Prize' on his blog at