Over the last 20 years u.v. ray's fiction, poetry & articles have appeared in magazines and anthologies around the globe. u.v. ray's acerbic work refuses to fit the conventions of even outsider... More > literature. The seventeen new short stories in 'We Are Glass' explore fuck-ups, sleaze, booze, sex and drugs... but all are also infused with u.v. ray's uniquely venomous philosophising.
Richard Godwin ('Apostle Rising') introduces 'We Are Glass', recognising that "You are about to read a man of letters in the truest sense of the word. The things you thought were true may never have been so. Writing exists at the edge of the world as we know it... u.v. ray's voice is undeniable, and a gratifying antidote to the tastelessness that masquerades as Art."< Less
“No one loves anyone else just for who they are. In the end we simply choose to acquaint ourselves with people who make us feel better in some way, someone who fills a void within us. We are... More > all trapped within the shell of ourselves. That’s how it is, and I don’t care if anyone else disagrees with me because that simply indicates that they are wrong and I am right. It’s all about voids. Voids in the universe. Voids within ourselves.”
Mark Karzoso has spent his life distancing himself from
humanity. Drugs, booze, cynicism and venom guide his world view.
He’s become unashamedly selfish, misogynistic and hostile.
But can anyone’s ego survive the wrong woman and a savage killing?
u.v. ray's caustic novella "Spiral Out" explores the depths of humanity against a 1980s' British backdrop of crime, drugs and women. It will appeal to fans of Charles Bukowski, William Burroughs, Hubert Selby Jr. and Eddie Little.< Less
The sixth issue of THE SAVAGE KICK features another line-up of ballsy and - at times - shocking tales from some of the leading writers in the crime and confessional genres.
Headed by an exclusive... More > excerpt from Dan Fante's 2013 release POINT DOOM, SK#6 features exclusive interviews with both Fante and Debbie Drechsler.
At over 200 pages, SK#6 delivers a jolt to the gut, never shying away from dark themes in twelve punchy tales that'll stick in your memory.< Less
For the genuine spiritual seeker: Collection of universal spiritual topics, techniques, questions & answers in seven books derived from more than 16 years of spiritual practice. Book V - table... More > of contents: Quabbalah - names and formulas / Magic for development and life / Esoteric – exoteric / Lucid dreaming / Astral traveling / Yoga / Cosmic support / Healing permission / The way of realization / Differentiation of energies / Law of silence / Spiritual dedication / Ability of differentiation - viveka / The path to perfection / Burning chakras / Self-influence - affirmation / Sleepers / Pranic healing. / And much more….< Less
Kokhwa (the Star) was the first independent Assyrian newspaper published by and for Assyrians. It was published between June 1906 and January 1918. The very first Assyrian newspaper was Zahrere... More > d'Bahra (Rays of Light) which was published by the American Presbyterian Mission in Urmia. Other Assyrian newspapers published by other missions were Qala d'Shrara (Voice of Truth) by the Catholics and Urmi Artadoksaita (Orthodox Urmia) by the Russians. In the midst of this sectarian division, Yohannan Mushie founded Kokhwa to serve as a voice for Assyrians of all denominations. This reprint in seven volumes contains 209 of the 213 issues that are believed to have been published. Volume V contains 30 issues from July 1912 to October 1913 (Vol. 7: Nos. 2-23; Vol. 8: Nos. 1-8).< Less
The Digital Tools for Architects Handbook outlines ways to harness the power of computers and digital creation in the world of architecture. This handbook is a quick reference to the digital tools... More > that will help you showcase your ideas – your designs. While it is quite impossible to cover every software program, every piece of hardware, and everything digital in between, this handbook attempts to expose the highlights of digital design through a series of easy to follow tutorials. It is a working book as well as a reference book. To get the most from this handbook, you must engage each of the tutorials and understand the techniques they highlight. For additional practice or to view demonstration videos, follow along with the Digital Tools for Architects course available at www.digitaltoolsforarchitects.com.< Less
Merriam Press World War II Journal Number 2. Presents 17 articles on a variety of topics covering the history of World War II, including: 1st SS Panzer Regiment (11-24 December 1944): Interview with... More > Joachim Peiper; USS Whale: SS-239; New Shaft-Driven Motorcycle: Harley-Davidson 42XA; Heinrich Hoffman: Photographer of the Third Reich; Who Was Planning to Attack Whom in June 1941… Hitler or Stalin?; Under the Nose of the Gestapo: In Wartime France, Two Canadians Organized An Escape Route for Allied Prisoners of War; Operation Nordwind; Organization of British Armoured Divisions, Northwest Europe 1944-1945; 384th Bombardment Group, USAAF; The Mighty Eighth Flies Again; 11th Marines in World War II; Defenders of Wake Island, 1941; First Special Service Force; Tanks as Artillery; The Maginot Line; Aerodynamic Development of the Peenemünde Rockets (V-2); Panzerjäger Panther “Jagdpanther”: German Tank Destroyer. 174 photos, 40 drawings, 5 maps.< Less