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Office Sketches By Nik Daum
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These exquisitely drawn office sketches chronicle over a year of working in the advertising industry. Each mark of lacerating genius was thoughtfully recorded in the margins and gutters of briefs,... More > discarded printouts, or the company stationary. Who knew how inspiring boredom and profound soul-crushing dissatisfaction could be! I hope these sketches provide you as much excitement as what drove me to doodle them in the first place. This is a small selection from a much larger and more depressing collection of amazingness and virtue. Find a preview of some of the pages at http://www.nikdaum.com/office/office.htm.(Note: The pages previewed are in color, the real book is printed in B&W.)< Less
The Cigarette Crows By Declan May
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A 'suicide' of Cigarette Crows, their names: Jaggery, Pricken, Crippish, Wigs and Pigskin; Sackclove, Muttony; Outrance, Gutter; Pannage, and Corrosion; Qualm, LadyGin, Black-as-Hearts, Scunyard;... More > Amble Man, Tattogey and, with no feathers to shed, The Starveling . . . An extensively annotated and footnoted experimental mix of prose and poetry. "I'm not sure I've read anything like this before. It stunned me, baffled me, full of dark beauty and strange ideas. A miniature masterpiece" [E.A Burrows] "Genre defying, darkly comic, and a triumph of the possibilities of language. Comparisons with Nicholson Baker, Pessoa and Borges abound" [Patrick Hell]< Less
Would You Like a Toilet With That? By Andrea Cummings
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Six days after Christchurch’s devastating February 2011 earthquake, Andrea Cummings stood and watched an elderly man wash his dishes in the gutter outside her wrecked shop in North New... More > Brighton. The next day Andrea decided to do something to help - almost by accident starting the North New Brighton Welfare Centre. With a financial outlay of only $50 she went on to feed up to 8,000 residents a day. Over the next three weeks Andrea and her amazing volunteer team gave away over $250,000 worth of donated food, water, emergency supplies and even toilets! This is her story.< Less
Works - Volume 2 By Richard Hooker
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Richard Hooker is the formative Anglican theologian and did much in the late 16th Century to formulate the Anglican ethos. This volume includes Book 5 of "Ecclesiastical Polity". Note: This... More > reprint was made from scans of the 3rd Edition of Keble's edition of Hooker's Works. There are some light shadows and minor text distortion in the gutter. I wanted a relatively inexpensive hardcover set of Keble's edition with wide margins for note-taking. No such edition exists, so I've published this for myself and have made it available here for anyone other interested parties.< Less
Works - Volume I By Richard Hooker
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Richard Hooker is the formative Anglican theologian and did much in the late 16th Century to formulate the Anglican ethos. This volume includes John Keble's introductory material, Isaac Walton's... More > "Life of Hooker", and Books 1-4 of "Ecclesiastical Polity". Note: This reprint was made from scans of the 3rd Edition of Keble's edition of Hooker's Works. There are some light shadows and minor text distortion in the gutter. I wanted a relatively inexpensive hardcover set of Keble's edition with wide margins for note-taking. No such edition exists, so I've published this for myself and have made it available here for anyone other interested parties.< Less
The OSS Combat Manual By James Loriega
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It was old school military combatives; the type that was developed by W.E. Fairbairn, Eric Sykes, and others in the era before the start of World War II. It was a style known by many names, among... More > them Defendu, Gutter-fighting, and the more polite Fairbairn Method. It was the style of fighting that was taught to British Commandos, the Special Operations Executive (SOE) and, later, to American covert operatives of the Office of Strategy Services (OSS). It was in fact the style that would have been taught to James Bond during WWII if he had actually existed as a Commander in Her Majesty's Navy … and it is the style of fighting described in this manual.< Less
Imperative Fate By Paige Johnson
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It's romantic, it's cheap, it's a pithy precursor of works to come! Two short stories (The Con Artist & Imperative Fate) in one bite-size book. The Con Artist: Rhea Ozera is a notorious sucker... More > for all things glitzy and glamorous, but she usually finds her way into these situations by grisly means. She lies to obtain friends, she hides to retain lovers, and she puts herself through Hell to find Heaven, always in the gutter looking for diamonds. In her quest for rebirth as a sophisticated, rich, social starlet, Congress is her dollhouse and trophy wife to a Washington elitist is her aspiration. Imperative Fate: Ellie Anne Moss has sufficed a short life riddled with sorrowful finks and gruesome tragedy, but she can't help but hope these tests of strength and character are for the better. With her parents six feet under and a lover twice her age, she strives for divine recompense, happiness.< Less
Imperative Fate By Paige Johnson
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It's romantic, it's cheap, it's a pithy precursor of works to come! Two short stories (The Con Artist & Imperative Fate) in one bite-size book. The Con Artist: Rhea Ozera is a notorious sucker... More > for all things glitzy and glamorous, but she usually finds her way into these situations by grisly means. She lies to obtain friends, she hides to retain lovers, and she puts herself through Hell to find Heaven, always in the gutter looking for diamonds. In her quest for rebirth as a sophisticated, rich, social starlet, Congress is her dollhouse and trophy wife to a Washington elitist is her aspiration. Imperative Fate: Ellie Anne Moss has sufficed a short life riddled with sorrowful finks and gruesome tragedy, but she can't help but hope these tests of strength and character are for the better. With her parents six feet under and a lover twice her age, she strives for divine recompense, happiness.< Less
Imperative Fate By Paige Johnson
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It's romantic, it's cheap, it's a pithy precursor of works to come! Two short stories (The Con Artist & Imperative Fate) in one bite-size book. The Con Artist: Rhea Ozera is a notorious sucker... More > for all things glitzy and glamorous, but she usually finds her way into these situations by grisly means. She lies to obtain friends, she hides to retain lovers, and she puts herself through Hell to find Heaven, always in the gutter looking for diamonds. In her quest for rebirth as a sophisticated, rich, social starlet, Congress is her dollhouse and trophy wife to a Washington elitist is her aspiration. Imperative Fate: Ellie Anne Moss has sufficed a short life riddled with sorrowful finks and gruesome tragedy, but she can't help but hope these tests of strength and character are for the better. With her parents six feet under and a lover twice her age, she strives for divine recompense, happiness.< Less
A FUNERAL ON FRIDAY By Eadie Allen
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He kicked the empty beer can into the gutter. He had started crushing them in his hands, one at a time, drinking the beer, mangling the cans. The wind whipped at him, like the belt his father used,... More > when he demanded respect from his son. Respect, he wanted to yell, you must be nuts. You’re a piece of crud, how can I respect you? His mother had picked up this loser, when Lenny was thirteen. First she killed his real father, by working him to death, then she married this garbage; she needed a husband, he needed a man who would be a pal, while he grew up. He kept his last name, Rossiter, that’s all he had left of the man, now dead and buried, the one who would always be his father.< Less