This story is a true-life accounting of the adventures of Albert John Serridge when he was an exercise rider on the racetrack circuit from 1940 through 1944. In 1940, Albert was twelve years old. ... More > (Click on cover artwork to be directed to the site where you can purchase the book.)< Less
ABOUT THE BOOK: "One the huge obstacles to child safety is the fear inherent in parents. CHILD SAFETY 101 is a perfect vehicle to overcome this formidable obstacle. I recommend this modern... More > approach to child safety to parents who are having difficulty getting their arms around this important issue," says Mark Klass of the Klaas Kids Foundation. Child Safety 101 has also been published in Japan by Business Sha, with an initial press run of 7,000 copies. It has also been selected as a workbook for Carlie's Crusade, a national nonprofit dedicated to abduction prevention.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR: International celebrity bodyguard and former LAPD officer Benny Mares has been a guest on the nationally syndicated "Ask Heloise" radio show, as well as scores of local and regional broadcasts.< Less
Inscription presents a delightful interplay between poetry and writing. Inscription is an highly unusual and beautifully conceived text-image work, touching on themes of death and desire, through a... More > mytho-poetic sequence of poems and photographs; exploring the fierce scars of textual embodiment and the radiant light of reading, based in lived experience. The body of this book and the body of writing are composed into a mesh; of wonderful photographs, interspersed with powerful poems. The photographs show handwriting written directly onto skin; her skin being the only clothing that a body might wear as here at times. In one other stunning instance her body is wound in silk cloth (representing a tongue) that has been hand painted onto, while she stands at the sea's edge either about to unwind or having just wound parts of the text around her.
Textual embodiment rarely looked and sounded so good.
¬ Cris Cheek.< Less
John Mc Guckin: “Jodde Maree’s poetry is a distinct journey through the heart of life. The journey takes the reader through many twists and turns always ending at life's one true-love... More > and affection for all. Shallow the mind that finds no beauty in living life's dreams. Jodde Maree, in her poetry, captures all the emotions in life.”
McKinley Cooper: “The imagery and langue of this work is rich and weighty... stunning.” Athena Artemis: “Breathtaking.” Terrence Michael Sutton: “I find her work so wonderful.” Kevin Gorman: “Sublimely crafted.” Shina Farad: “You are a gifted writer of prolific verse.”< Less