Injection is a selection of images I did over the course of a 5 year period; from fall of 2008 to fall of 2013. It contains forty one pages of finished art that has never been shared publicly, plus... More > the front and back cover. Most of the art is girls, but if you know me, you already knew that.
Included are a ton of misc. pinups and:
two 2 image sequences (cow and butterfly)
two 4 image sequences (dolphin and devil girl)
one 8 image sequence (dragon girl) [the centerpiece of the book]
I packed this book front to back with things I love; hopefully you'll dig it. Thanks for reading.< Less
A young man dies tragically long before his time, and the true story of his death, perhaps at another's hand, is not revealed. 30 years later he reaches across the chasm of time and the veil of death... More > to lead his loved ones through a painful and necessary transition to healing.< Less
In this beautifully illustrated book, Ayla Mae Wild draws upon her own experiences leading wilderness trips, and creates a series of memorable princesses who overcome obstacles, fears and injury as... More > they interact with the wild. Girls and boys alike will enjoy the adventures, from rock climbing and boating to hiking and exploring slot canyons. Beneath the surface story of these adventures is the underlying theme of self-rescue; the "princesses" in Wild's book do not stick around in high towers waiting for a prince. In one lovely illustration, we see a tower left vacant, a rope out the window, and we imagine the princess "on belay". From glitter as magic to rainbows to campfire ballet, 'The Princesses I Know' will delight, empower and inspire.
-Melanie Bishop, author of 'My So-Called Ruined Life'< Less
Level 2 Clinical Case Collection: Internal Medicine & Surgery is a challenging and thought-provoking collection of cases designed to augment one's learning and study experiences in preparation... More > for Level 2 COMLEX and Step 2 USMLE. The entire collection provides focused cases on a wide variety of Internal Medicine and Surgery topics, fields critical to boards success. Furthermore, the cases are created to ensure coverage of those concepts vital to boards success as well as comprehensive comparison and contrast between answers commonly confused with one another. The answer explanations are extremely thorough, providing textbook-level explanations for all answer options. Contained herein are 102 of the most learning-intensive questions, accompanied by 68 pages of detailed, understandable explanations created to bring you to a thorough comprehension of the topic under scrutiny.< Less
This is a prealgebra textbook, used by the Department of Mathematics at College of the Redwoods, Eureka, California, in their Math 376 course.
Errata and Individual chapter and solutions are... More > available at:
I am but a Stranger Here, Heaven is My Home is a collection of 27 poems, prayers, and stories about God, angels and our journey to the Lord. The book is inspirational, giving us hope that no matter... More > what happens in our lives, God is always there for us. This book shows that we are not perfect, that we are human and make mistakes but that we can find comfort in God's forgiveness. It speaks about the love of God and the strength that God has given the author through years of pain. It also tells of the peace He gives us when we ask. These poems, prayers, and stories will help those who are suffering bringing them comfort.< Less
I think maybe you went into the wrong profession. Comedy writing suits you very well, and maybe you could have been another Larry David. I can’t curb my enthusiasm. —Ed McNamara, sports... More > writer Newsday
Some of the topics include: growing up in Brooklyn, dysfunctional family, hormonal changes, rites of passage, love affairs and some dental confessions. Preposterously, in one story a priest wants me to buy his church. These entertaining stories are interspersed with tender events every generation experiences. Capturing the full gamut, are tales of suffering and bizarre pain (some of the funniest sections) which says a lot about our species. The fact these stories emanate from the truth make it even better. Life has been a source of entertainment. I have always gotten through the tough times relying on humor. This extremely easy read allows you to pick it up and put it down as time allows. Guaranteed for a good chuckle and sometimes even a belly laugh!< Less
Getting promoted in the fire service is not an easy process. Many people have that desire to promote, but for whatever reason cannot put the pieces together to make it a reality. Over the 20 plus... More > years I have been in the fire service, I have had the opportunity to be on both sides of the promotional process – as a candidate, and as a rater and proctor. This book will assist fire department personnel specifically prepare for their next promotional exam.
Promotional candidates will be exposed to and offered key points for the most common tasks and events within a fire department promotional process including, but not limited to: promotional preparation, completing the application, resume preparation, the written exam, the oral interview, the personnel problem, the oral presentation, and the emergency simulation.< Less
This book helps those aspiring toward recovery and wellness and also those in recovery, because it addresses and challenges the individual — in very real, basic and honest ways - to make... More > significant cognitive adjustments in how they live their lives. The beauty of this curriculum is that people want to do it and don’t consider it a chore, a demand, or a requirement, because every page subtlety encourages the individual to think in realistic and forward-moving ways. This allows them to feel good about doing the work.
This book is for any person who struggles with their mental health and who wants to live a happier life as well as for any person who wants to improve their quality of life, how they deal with stress, obstacles, difficulties and other people and live a happier, healthy and much more stable life.
I based this book on my personal life and recovery, and every page has been used successfully in peer group settings.< Less
"Oh, What Is The Time?" takes you through the day of a little boy. He rises with the alarm clock, eats his breakfast, goes to school, plays in the afternoon, and eats dinner before going to... More > bed - all while he is learning how to tell time. With Kent's rhythm and rhymes, "Oh, What Is The Time?" is the perfect read for children of any age - particularly those learning the concept of time.< Less
A cookbook celebrating the bounty of beans, grains, nuts and seeds grown in the Pacific Northwest and beyond. Packed with tips for cooking with beans and grains, and simple family-friendly recipes.... More > Written by Elin England, author of Eating Close to Home: A Guide to Local Seasonal Sustenance in the Pacific Northwest.< Less
The plan was there was no plan—visit all seven continents, see what happens. Erin Michelson is a high adventuress, who lives life on the edge. Giving up a successful business, her stake to a... More > house, and all of her possessions,she decides to just take the money and run.
Surviving swindlers and saints, she struggles to keep her eyes and heart open. Her escapades not only show us how best to tackle a minefield, how to bathe an elephant, and where to find a string of pearls, but also how to make a world of difference in the lives of those who are most vulnerable.
For two years, she volunteers across the globe, searching for an authentic experience and the chance to reach out and leave the world, even just a small part of it, a better place.
This is the life of an Adventure Philanthropist!< Less
Bob Verbarg loves golf. He has played the game all his life and has had his fair share of laughs on the course. After being diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis in 2010, Bob decided to capture his... More > golfing adventures on paper. This book recounts the great rounds and funny memories he has shared with family and friends while playing courses throughout the U.S. and U.K.
A portion of the proceeds from the sale of this book will be donated to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.< Less
This book is intended to take over from where my first firefighter preparation book “The Future Firefighter’s Preparation Guide,” left off. That book was intended on providing the... More > future firefighter with a road map of what to do when starting out the journey to becoming a firefighter. This book is intended to provide more focus on what to expect and more importantly, how to be successful at the firefighter testing process, which can vary from department to department.
This book will help future firefighters by providing a road map of how to best navigate the firefighter testing process, so that they are successful in obtaining a position in the best career I am so fortunate to be a part of, a career in the fire service!
If you have prepared for the position of firefighter by doing many of the things I suggested in “The Future Firefighter’s Preparation Guide,” and follow the suggestions within this book, your chances for success will greatly increase!< Less
Any anthology worth its salt should be a mix of personalities as much as it is of genres. This collection is just that. It is a mix of stories and poems from members of the San Diego Writers/Editors... More > Guild. We thank our contributors who strut their literary stuff across the stage of your imagination. A cast of characters as different as day and night bring you their work. Whimsy, true life, futuristic, sci-fi, horror and romance. Whether memoir or made-up, these stories will incite a thought, tickle a laugh, or induce a tear or a sigh. The 2nd Edition of"The Guilded Pen" will remain with you long after you've put the book down. Isn't that what literature is meant to do?< Less
This book is written from the perspective of a patient in a white paper gown, to give some insight to the doctors who wear the white lab coats. It's written with humor and heart. It does not give... More > medical advice per se, but rather, highlights issues regarding doctors, patients and patience.< Less
The Moon has always been the astrological force with the most influence over man's life and loves. For centuries we have been, like the tides, at the mercy of the lunar cycles. With the help of... More > this book you can understand the Moon's influence in your life and learn to let the Moon work for you!< Less
A compilation of 18 essays - edited by Claudette Beit Aharon - by women of various ages who have Turner syndrome, and their life experiences living with this condition. There is a foreword by Lynne... More > Levitsky MD, chief of pediatric endocrinology, Massachusetts General Hospital and an introduction by the editor. In addition there is medical information on diagnostic tools and treatments, a FAQ about the syndrome and its ramifications, and a glossary.< Less