Released December 2nd, 2013, A First Beatnik Novel In A Three Part Series
The Man Who Followed Jack Kerouac
"For Hollace M. Metzger whose
friendship will always mean the Universe to me"
Davey Gillespie wasn’t
afraid of anything, least of all women—he had one for every day of the week in
spite of being married. Poet and self-proclaimed dreamer, he had never outgrown
his nomadic days of hitchhiking and traveling by caravan—those experiences
which to him were the essence of freedom.
After nearly being
crushed to death in a freak accident of nature, Davey begins to hear and see
things which aren’t coming from him. The life he believed he was living has
come to an end, leaving only the most infinite unknown he will ever face. It is
the beginning of a transformation so powerful, only the fearless walk out on
the other side.
“Turn West,” she said,
speaking in the most feminine of voices. “My name is Delphine. We’re soulmates,
Davey. This is how you distinguish ordinary loves from a true love—telepathy.”
Catalyst of catalysts,
it is this telepathic relationship with Delphine which will teach Davey the
true meaning of freedom. Sometimes, it takes a near death experience to make
one realize—more than being afraid of dying, we are often afraid of really
Man Who Followed Jack Kerouac is a Beatnik novel of
Cover Photo by Georgia Verrells
February 9, 2013,I had the honor of being interviewed by Grilliant Ideas Radio for my book 10 Gifts To Give Yourself For A Successful Life, and debuted "Here We Are" the first song by me and my band Backstage Poets! The song is part of a goal I have in 2013 to prove channeling energies into creative projects really does work as a form of therapy and self-help, while also taking you closer to reaching your dreams! You may listen to the interview at the link below:
10 Gifts To Give Yourself For A Successful Life
If there is one factor which
will help you to bring your dreams into the world and watch them materialize,
it is changing your inner dialogue. Through the use of tools such as music
suggestions, affirmations, and visualizations, readers will learn to change
self-limiting behaviors by giving themselves the personal nurturing and
encouragement needed to pursue their goals. Music suggestions will help readers
to connect with emotions and memories in need of release, affirmations are used
to teach a more compassionate inner dialogue, while visualizations will aid
readers in focusing and creating the life they dream for themselves.
To Give Yourself For A Successful Life
is a self-help book which will not only help to awaken the artistic passion in
readers, but will help to strengthen the emotional and mental core of each
person using the suggested tools to improve his or her life. The stronger our
emotional foundation is, the stronger we are for those who need our nurturing
and help. It is a book of expansive ideas--ideas which will affect all who come
into contact with you. Learn to love yourself, and loving others will happen on
By San Francisco novelist Christina Westover, 10 Gifts To Give Yourself For A Successful
Life, is a self-help book which will help readers to not just shoot for the
stars, but to reach them!
(Cover Photo by Madison Westover) ISBN:978-1480233713
Sometimes in a split second... kill or be killed. It is when the subconscious meets the conscious. That moment, right before you reach the summit of your dreams. For Virgil Daly, it was all of these things and more.
A radio talk show host and passionate artist, Virgil is not sure if he is living life to its fullest. But what he does know is... someone wants him dead.Virgil learns that avoiding confrontation is not always possible, and happiness comes at a price.
For in every person's life there are times when the only direction to move is forward, the only way forward is down, when the only thing visible is the edge you are standing on.(Cover Photo by Madison Westover)ISBN:978-1481024457