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GREGORY PATRICK
The Teddy Bear That Saved Me By Gregory Patrick
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A young boy named Jackson has been ill in bed for quite some time. A knit teddy bear wants to come to his rescue, but doesn't know how. With the help of the other knit animals in the boy's bedroom,... More > the little teddy bear begins to learn that sometimes loving someone and simply being there for them in time of need, makes one brave.< Less
Will Knit For Food By Gregory Patrick
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Gregory Patrick explored through two memoirs the life of a male knitter, first while working as a server in the successful Firefly Cafe in Savannah, Georgia, to being homeless and living in exile... More > twenty miles from civilization. "Will Knit For Food" is a culmination of both memoirs including "The Waiter and the Fly" and "Slip, Slip, Knit." Conquering adversity and homelessness, these two books contained in one volume catalog the human spirit through the crafting of hope.< Less
Mad Man Knitting or The Waiter and the Fly By Gregory Patrick
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I was the head server at one of Savannahs most successful and popular restaurants, The Firefly Cafe, catering to the best of this citys blue-bloods. But, once the restaurant was sold, everything... More > changed. The new owners were running the business into the ground, my partner left, my father was diagnosed with a terminal illness, and my weight dropped to a 115 pounds. And while most people find themselves escaping into drugs and alcohol, I became obsessed with knitting. I spent long hours chugging beer after beer and working on any pattern I could come across, developing a psychotic routine of mindless action while life around me was crumbling.< Less
MADMANKNITTING or Slip, Slip, Knit By Gregory Patrick
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More than just a collection of blog posts, "Slip, Slip, Knit" is a series of meditations and essays by a homeless man attempting to survive by knitting. Beginning in 2011 and ending in 2014... More > these blog entries explore a sense of spirit and survival through knitting. From living in the woods twenty miles from the nearest town, to success as a crafter, "Slip, Slip, Knit" delves into the hope and ambition of any artist who attempts with whole heart to survive on their talents, hope....and a sense of purpose.< Less
STORIES INSPIRED BY SIOUXSIE: SPECIAL EDITION By Gregory Patrick
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Called "part Marlene Dietrich, part Edith Piaf," Siouxsie Sioux (Siouxsie and the Banshees) has influenced art, fashion, film and an entire generation of musicians with her dark, poetic... More > lyrics and theatrical beauty. Now her influence reaches into the literary world with this collection of short stories. From the lyrics of RAWHEAD AND BLOODYBONES, SKIN, THIS UNREST, and THE LAST BEAT OF MY HEART, these stories of gothic romance, psychological misfits, and animal rights pay homage and tribute to one of the most iconic women in music.< Less
The Phantom Ghores: The Expatriate's Edition By Gregory Patrick
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The Phantom Ghores are vain, arrogant people who dress themselves in 1930s clothing. They have enormous wealth and power, not to mention manners that exceed the limits of pomposity. Theirs is the... More > most exclusive club in the world, and yet there is only one requirement for joining: you must be dead. Revealed here is an expose on their lives and deaths. Learn about Acquisitions and Resurrections, Grave Diggers and Vocalists, Houses and Death Scars. Learn from one of their own about this secret society of the dead where deceit and trickery are artful endeavors and where your only ambition is to belong... From the squares of Savannah to the discos of Berlin, The Phantom Ghores is more than a fiction novel, it is a metaphor for arrogance, the homogenization of our society, and the willingness to forfeit individuality for the sake of acceptance.< Less
Mad Man Knitting or The Waiter and the Fly By Gregory Patrick
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I was the head server at one of Savannahs most successful and popular restaurants, The Firefly Cafe, catering to the best of this citys blue-bloods. But, once the restaurant was sold, everything... More > changed. The new owners were running the business into the ground, my partner left, my father was diagnosed with a terminal illness, and my weight dropped to a 115 pounds. And while most people find themselves escaping into drugs and alcohol, I became obsessed with knitting. I spent long hours chugging beer after beer and working on any pattern I could come across, developing a psychotic routine of mindless action while life around me was crumbling.< Less
FOE By Gregory Patrick
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This is the stream of consciousness memoir of a man, "left alone to find God in the wilderness of the soul," while dismissing the concepts of the contemporary Christian church. After having... More > an apocolyptic nightmare, whilst living as a vagrant in Key West, Gregory Patrick begins searching for the truth behind spirituality, battling questions about the homosexual place in the church, the hypocricy of modern Christians, and the ridiculousness of war inspired by God. Through his interior searchings he questions his own authenticity in a world beset by homogeny before finally coming to battle his ego, his "foe," in a Benedictine monastery.< Less
The Phantom Ghores: The Expatriate's Edition By Gregory Patrick
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The Phantom Ghores are vain, arrogant people who dress themselves in 1930s clothing. They have enormous wealth and power, not to mention manners that exceed the limits of pomposity. Theirs is the... More > most exclusive club in the world, and yet there is only one requirement for joining: you must be dead. Revealed here is an expose on their lives and deaths. Learn about Acquisitions and Resurrections, Grave Diggers and Vocalists, Houses and Death Scars. Learn from one of their own about this secret society of the dead where deceit and trickery are artful endeavors and where your only ambition is to belong... From the squares of Savannah to the discos of Berlin, The Phantom Ghores is more than a fiction novel, it is a metaphor for arrogance, the homogenization of our society, and the willingness to forfeit individuality for the sake of acceptance.< Less
STORIES INSPIRED BY SIOUXSIE: SPECIAL EDITION By Gregory Patrick
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Called "part Marlene Dietrich, part Edith Piaf," Siouxsie Sioux (Siouxsie and the Banshees) has influenced art, fashion, film and an entire generation of musicians with her dark, poetic... More > lyrics and theatrical beauty. Now her influence reaches into the literary world with this collection of short stories. From the lyrics of RAWHEAD AND BLOODYBONES, SKIN, THIS UNREST, and THE LAST BEAT OF MY HEART, these stories of gothic romance, psychological misfits, and animal rights pay homage and tribute to one of the most iconic women in music.< Less