Secular witchcraft to harness your power and agency
Your words and actions have tremendous power. Learn how to harness that power to change your life and make the world a better place with this modern spell book—regardless of your religion or spiritual leanings. Contemporary life is confusing and it's easy to feel out of control. In this smart, secular witchcraft manual, Sage Liskey shows you how to get in touch with the mental, emotional, and physical aspects needed for spell casting. Chapters include guidance on finding your highest form, understanding your wizarding type, controlling your magic, overcoming roadblocks to your power such as depression and trauma, finding love or your ideal career, working with magical objects, facing a crisis, and community spell work. Once you've fully tapped into your magical powers, you can use them to effect positive change in yourself and those around you.
Punk Rock Entrepreneur
Do you have an idea for something that you want to share with the world but don’t know where to start? Want to make a living without selling your soul? Have a business plan but can't afford to buy anything up front? This book is for you.
Punk Rock Entrepreneuris a guide to launching your own business using DIY methods that allow you to begin from wherever you are, right now. Caroline Moore talks (and illustrates!) you through the why and how of business operations that she learned over years booking bands, organizing fests, sleeping on couches, and making a little go a long way. Engaging stories and illustrations show you the ropes, from building a network and working distribution channels to the value of community and being authentic.
With first hand accounts from touring bands and small business owners, this book gives you the inspiration and down-to-earth advice you’ll need to get started working for yourself.
Mythologica: An Encyclopedia of Gods, Monsters, and Mortals from Ancient Greece
Explore the colorful lives of 50 powerful gods and goddesses, earth-dwelling mortals, and terrifying monsters as you journey back in time to ancient Greece. From the fearless Athena to the brave and bold Odysseus, from the deathly effective Medusa to the tragic Prometheus, discover why these incredible stories are still a part of our culture today.Each spread presents a mythological figure, including their name in Greek, their key attributes, and a summary of their story, plus additional facts. You'll also learn about famous mythical tales and historical events like the Odyssey, the Trojan War, and the story of the Argonauts. The art is really spectacular in this one.
The Dharma of Star Wars
Combining the wisdom of the Buddha and George Lucas' beloved modern saga, this book illuminates each in unexpected ways. Is the Skywalker saga a spiritual epic? Is Yoda a Zen master? Also includes instructions on topics like "The Jedi Art of Mindfulness" and Zen contemplations for the would-be Jedi.
Serving The Servant: Remembering Kurt Cobain
Raw: My Journey Into the Wu-tang
Physics of Star Wars: The Science Behind a Galazy Far, Far, Away
Ever wish you could have your very own lightsaber? Or that you could fly through space at warp speed, maybe even making the Kessel Run in less than twelve parsecs? Well, those ideas aren’t as outlandish as you think. In this book, explore the mystical power of the Force using quantum mechanics, find out how much energy it would take for the Death Star or Starkiller Base to destroy a planet, and discover how we can potentially create our very own lightsabers.
Physics For Rock Stars: Making the Laws of the Universe Work for You
Anyone who’s ever wondered why nature abhors a vacuum, what causes magnetic attraction, or how to jump off a moving train or do a perfect stage dive will find answers here-- and quite a few laughs.
This approachable book explains the world of physics with clarity, humor, and a dash of adventure. Physics for Rock Stars is not a weighty treatise on science, but a personal tour of physics from a smart, quirky friend.
Somewhere between a memoir, a survival guidebook, and a text-book (in a good way!),Physics for Rock Starsis a brilliant combination of informative, helpful, and hilarious. No equations, numbers, or tricky concepts—just an inspiring, surprisingly understandable romp through the basics of physics and the beauty of the organized universe.
Panther Baby: A Life of Rebellion & Reinvention
The autobiography of a Black Panther imprisoned at the age of 16
Jamal Joseph, formerly known as Eddie Joseph, was on track to graduate from high school and begin a college education at the age of 15. However, in the Bronx in the 1960s, he was more influenced by a guttural passion for the civil rights movement and the Black Panther party which was formed in his hometown. In the midst of a growing battle between the Panthers and New York City Police, Joseph was arrested, along with the others of the "Panther 21," charged with conspiracy against the U.S. Government. The detailed autobiography shares personal details of youthful rebellion and a passionate longing for progress.
On Writing Well: The Classic Guide to Writing Nonfiction
On Writing Well has been praised for its sound advice, its clarity, and its warmth of style. It is a book for anybody who wants to learn how to write, whether about people or places, science and technology, business, sports, the arts, or about yourself. Its principles and insights have made it a cherished resource for several generations of writers and students. This revised 7th edition contains a new introduction and a new chapter on how to write a family history or a memoir.