Have a great weekend!
Kindergarten in Thailand
Paul Garrigan lives in Thailand and his new book ‘Muay Thai Fighter’, about his attempts to learn this ancient martial art, will be available shortly. In Paul’s newest blog post, he updates us on his son’s kindergarten experience in Thailand. Click the link below to read on: http://paulgarrigan.com/timmy-starts-kindergarten-two-in-thailand/
Blog post on mortality...
Paul Garrigan, author of upcoming book ‘Muay Thai Fighter’, has written a new blog post with some interesting musings on mortality. Click the link below to check it out: http://paulgarrigan.com/facing-death-so-we-can-have-a-good-life/
Don't forget to enter our 'Angels of Pattaya'...
Click the link below to visit our Goodreads giveaway for our new title, ‘Angels of Pattaya’, which is closing early next week: http://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/show/23589-angels-of-pattaya-inside-the-secret-world-of-thai-prostitution Have a lovely weekend…
'Angels of Pattaya' Giveaway!
We are having a giveaway for our new title, ‘Angels of Pattaya’, over on Goodreads. Click the link below to check it out: http://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/show/23589-angels-of-pattaya-inside-the-secret-world-of-thai-prostitution ‘Angels of Pattaya’ tells the stories of the bar girls of Pattaya, helping us to understand how they came to this lifestyle.
Paul Garrigan talks about Muay Thai...
In this video, Paul Garrigan, author of upcoming book ‘Muay Thai Fighter’, updates us on his training experience, as he breaks into the world of Muay Thai fighting. Click the link below to check it out: http://middleagedmuaythai.com/muay-thai-experiences-in-phuket-video/
Paul Garrigan's new blog post...
Paul Garrigan, author of ‘Dead Drunk; Saving Myself from Alcoholism in a Thai Monastery’, has written a new blog post about alcoholism… Click the link below to check it out! http://paulgarrigan.com/if-i-ask-for-whiskey-on-my-deathbed-please-just-give-it-to-me/
Of God and Men
Our new title from the Philippines, ‘Of God and Men’, is now available on Kindle. Printed edition in the coming weeks. Raymond Alikpala tells the story of how he struggled to reconcile his sexual orientation with his religious belief.
Paul Garrigan is Muay Thai fighting!
Paul Garrigan, author of ‘Dead Drunk: Saving myself from alcoholism in a Thai monastery’, has an interesting new blog post about his continuing development as a student of Muay Thai fighting. Click the link below to check it out: http://middleagedmuaythai.com/my-first-muay-boran-lesson/ Paul’s book, ‘Muay Thai Fighter’, about his experience of learning this...
Our publisher speaks about e-books and the changing world of publishing in this Irish Times article from earlier this week. Click the link below to read on: http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/features/2012/0221/1224312113036.html
Our 'The Memory of Trees' giveaway is ending soon!
Click the link to check it out: http://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/show/20792-the-memory-of-trees Have a lovely weekend!
A giveaway? How exciting!
We’re having a giveaway for 3 copies of our book about a maximum-security prison in Thailand, ‘A Secret History of the Bangkok Hilton’, over on Goodreads! Click the link to check it out: http://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/show/21314-a-secret-history-of-the-bangkok-hilton
Competition to win 'The Memory of Trees'!
We’re having a competition over on Goodreads, and we have 2 copies of ‘The Memory of Trees’ to give away. Visit the link below to check it out! http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/12344516-the-memory-of-trees About ‘The Memory of Trees’: ‘The Memory of Trees’ is the story of Carlos, a shepherd boy, who travels from his beautiful home of Cyprus, following in the...
New blog post from Paul Garrigan, author of 'Dead... →
The one thing that really caught my attention in this article was the views of Simon Mott – an addiction expert. In particular his claim; “This practice may be more beneficial for Thai people who are spiritually linked to Buddhism, also especially if they continue to live as a monk after treatment. However, it is vital to find and deal with the root of the problem causing addiction, which...
“It gradually became easier and easier to suppress the hunger pains and even tolerate the stabbing intensity of a truly empty stomach. I soon found myself enjoying the pain. It would spark in the lowest point of my stomach, light like a match and blaze until I thrashed in flames. Then it would tear north, shredding my sides and scorching beneath the skin that enveloped my chest. It was more than...
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I’m grateful to be at liberty to truly enjoy the indulgent nature of this time of year and quite simply…. switch my blasted television OFF. Sorry size zero, you’re not on the Christmas card list. I want more than you this Christmas and more for myself forever. ~Leanne Waters, writing about the difficulties Christmas and size zero culture presents for a recovering bulimic.
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