This book is a detailed look at the life of a former Marine and electrician who grew up in an environment of abuse, alcoholism, and suicide. It follows the author from a childhood of abuse to his fathers suicide and a life of struggle. From a successful stint in the U.S. Marine Corps to homelessness and success as an electrician and a final fall when diagnosed with full blown AIDS. This is a story of a man who through all of complications continued to have hope. Inspirational and heartbreaking.
There's been a plague concocted by the government to curb overpopulation that has wiped out the entire east coast. An airliner carrying one hundred or so survivors has crashed in the Mojave desert leaving two spared from the disaster. Mark and Desiree find themselves in a desperate situation. They must find their way out of the desert and head west, hopefully to find other survivors. Will they survive or become victims of this horrific event?
This is a book of poems on one man’s perspective of life as he sees it. Written by a person with a chronic illness, these poems reflect on the way things once were - and the way they are now.<