Bed Buggers…A Tale of My Descent into Insanity

somewhere on this blog is a post from my old friend’s visit to the hospital (very funny) and his descent into insanity – PERMANENT!
do a Google search (my “fling system”), c

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I’d just finished cleaning up from dinnertime activities. This consisted of two spilled cups of milk, a trail of noodles from the kitchen to the bathroom (potty emergency during dinner), and spaghetti sauce hand prints on the light fixture from my 8yr old son scaring his little sisters in the dark while I was tending to the child with the potty emergency. My eldest daughter volunteered to clean the dishes. She’s only 5, so I would be recleaning them shortly after. Bless her heart for even trying.
We were eating late because after a long trying morning with my girls at the free clinic, I was in no mood to be conscious for several hours. So after my “sunnah nap” plus a bit more, I awoke, prayed, hurriedly straightened up the normal scatterings that occur when Mommy is asleep and began dinner preparations when I realised I’d forgotten to buy…

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Shooting patterns

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If you’re a beginner, or intermediate. at photography and you want to practice and enhance your skills… One of the most fun things you can do is look for and take pictures of patterns.

Pattern Plant

I walk around the house and in the yard just looking for repetitive patterns to shoot; trying to fill up the whole frame with them.

Note: I am using a Canon Rebel SL1 (not the sexiest piece of gear in the world). I shoot mostly in Av (Aperture Priority) or TV (Shutter Priority) mode. I let the camera pick the ISO and the shutter or aperture to get the exposure right (hopefully).

In the above pic, that plant was shot on a partly cloudy day: Focal Length 37mm ISO 160, Shutter Speed 1/50sec., Aperture f/5.6.

This photo is my spare tire that I rendered B&W in AfterShot Pro. Focal Length 42mm, ISO 320, Shutter Speed 1/80sec…

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South Africa: A World in One Country

South Africa: "the Beloved Country"

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http://www.johnsphotopics.wordpress.com

and http://www.capetownmypictures.wordpress.com

Pictures (great) by my old friend John (“the world’s third worst photographer”, so he calls himself), but whose photographic talents I definitely  do NOT possess)!

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Explore, dream, discover”

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Moses was the first person to use a tablet…

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via Moses was the first person to use a tablet…

Moses cloud

“Life is far too important (a subject) to be taken too seriously!”

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

picture (below) from

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and

https://johnsphotopics.wordpress.com/…/why-im-only-the…/

and

http://www.creativekiwis.wordpress.com

“We didn’t have any money, so we had to think

Write, create, innovate

PPS
Best wishes from the First City to see the sun (in summer) …and we’re also the first to see the sunset and the stars (in winter-time)

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Morning has broken

Inspirational videos

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2018/09/13/we-make-a-living-by-what-we-getbut-we-make-a-life-by-what-we-give/

and

https://inspiringvideo.wordpress.com/2018/09/22/i-dreamed-a-dream-10/

Pictures (great) by my old friend John (“the world’s third worst
photographer”, so he calls himself), but whose photographic talents I
definitely  do NOT possess)!

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Shared by “totally unmusical” craig, “the world’s absolutely worst photographer and fourth worst writer”, but “not too bad Information and Inspiration Distributer, Incorrigible Encourager and People-builder * (totally impulsive)”
* not bridges (thank goodness)!

Well my family and friends say I’m “safest” just writing and sharing

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“Write, create, innovate”

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The aim is to write a book that is “a celebration of a person’s unique vision – a vision which reaches out and shines, touching with magic the drama of life across all it’s limitless horizons.”

The moon tonight

the moon tonight

The moon’s a balloon

the moon's a balloon over Cape Town tonight

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“Hold fast to dreams
for when dreams go
life is a barren field
frozen with snow.”
– American poet Langston Hughes

“Write, create, innovate”

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Dreamworks

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the moon's a balloon over Cape Town tonight

The moon’s a balloon over Cape Town tonight”

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https://www.facebook.com/fotoshop66

dawn Cape Town home again

“Explore, dream, discover”

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

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Well my family and friends say I’m “safest” just writing and sharing

Start of a new day, what a privlege...to be alive...

Start of a new day, what a privilege…to be alive…

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

Why I’m only “the world’s fourth worst writer”!

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and

“Life is far too important (a subject) to be taken too seriously!

from

http://www.craigsquotes.wordpress.com

I can’t do much about all the suffering in the world, but … – Craig’s Quotes

and

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2018/02/09/i-cant-do-much-about-all-the-suffering-in-the-world-but/

PS

I like/love to put (leave) smiles on people’s faces…  even if it’s at the expense of ‘yours truly’!

Be happy

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