This is the official authorized biography of musician and vintner Maynard James Keenan, the enigmatic vocalist for Tool, A Perfect Circle, and Puscifer. Co-author Sarah Jensen's 30-year friendship with Keenan gives her unique insight into his history and career trajectory. The book traces Keenan's journey from his Midwest childhood to his years in the army to his time in art school, from his stint at a Boston pet shop to his place in the international spotlight and his influence on contemporary music and regional winemaking.
"Not what I expected!"
The project of surveying Gloucestershire at first seemed to be almost too big to handle, indeed it involved multiple journeys crisscrossing the county. But I think the result reveals the great range of individual character in its many towns and villages: compare traditional Cotswold centers such as Great Barrington and Upper Slaughter in the north east with the intensely industrialized districts of Yate and Filton above Bristol, or the freshness of the Vale of Berkeley bordering the Severn Estuary.
With an estimated 29.1 million diabetics in the US alone, diabetes is the US' number seven killer, according to a 2010 study. This study also noted that 69,071 death certificates listed diabetes as an underlying cause of death while 234,051 death certificates mentioned diabetes as the cause of death. That's not all; only about 35 to 40 percent of those who died of diabetes actually have it listed on their death certificates, while 10 to 15 percent have diabetes listed as the underlying cause of death.
This book contains proven steps and strategies on how to make a difference in your life by improving every aspect of it. It aims at opening you up to the world of meditation, which is a sure path to overcoming any kind of anxiety and stress that has been blocking you from living fully and also enjoying the happiness that you deserve.
It is without question: the popular notion of yoga as a wellness practice is highly biased towards the feminine gender; thus, despite knowledge of its immense benefits, most men are reluctant to indulge in a practice society highly considers feminine in nature. Well, here is the news flash: yoga is not gender specific; nor is it religion specific. Yoga poses immense benefits to the entire human species irrespective of gender, age, level of flexibility, fitness, etc.
Cv Publications' series of relocation guides to English counties was launched with my survey of Oxfordshire. It was a journey of discovery. Rather than just passing from point A to B, my excursions followed an ad hoc schedule of diverse routes. I found myself turning down obscure side lanes leading to little villages hidden in a marvelous landscape of deep countryside.
The Magnetic Diaries is simultaneously a narrative in poems, a critical appreciation, and a book of literary hide and seek. Taking the characters and storyline of Gustave Flaubert's 19th-century masterpiece Madame Bovary, Sarah James re-envisages them in a modern 21st-century English setting. The contemporary heroine, Emma Bailey, battles with similar romantic idealism, illusions about love, a stifling middle-class lifestyle, boredom, and depression.
Along with historical narrative, hear rare recordings of some of the most iconic people in history, including James J. Corbett, Sarah Bernhardt, Lillian Russell, Emperor Franz Joseph, Gen. John J. Pershing, Edward H. Sothern, Rudolph Valentino, President Coolidge with Charles Lindbergh, Billy Sunday, and Rudyard Kipling. Recording obtained and published by Rick Sheridan.