Heaven's Harlots: My Fifteen Years in a Sex Cult

An explosive first-person account by way of a tender girl who spent fifteen years in a intercourse cult referred to as the youngsters of God, which inspired "sacred prostitution" and taught that "The Lord is our pimp."

Miriam Williams used to be an idealistic baby of the sixties who, at seventeen, authorized a call for participation from a "Jesus individual" to go to a commune in upstate ny. She might quickly be prostituting herself for a perverse cult that used intercourse to entice sinners to the Lord -- and this is often her surprising, searingly sincere account of a fifteen-year religious odyssey long past haywire.

The young ones of God grew to become its lady devotees into Heaven's Harlots, top strangers to the affection of God by way of engaging them with the pleasures of the flesh. At its top, the cult boasted 19,000 individuals world wide: In such areas as France and Monte Carlo, younger ladies, Miriam between them, mingled with the wealthy and recognized to save lots of their souls, and during this unsparing, unnerving autobiography, she'll determine a few of her high-profile "clients." She left this strange global in an try and shield her son, born via an prepared marriage and abducted via his father.

Now, in a transparent, compelling, cautionary story, she stocks either her impressive lifestyles as a holy whore and the daunting adventure of rebuilding a standard existence -- a tribulation that led her to discovered a gaggle devoted to aiding different cult survivors reclaim their souls as well.

Show description

Continue reading "Heaven's Harlots: My Fifteen Years in a Sex Cult"

Ultimate Guide to Wilderness Living: Surviving with Nothing But Your Bare Hands and What You Find in the Woods

By John McPherson

EVERYTHING there's to grasp approximately SURVIVING within the WILD

“During my first years of studying survival I took a direction in survival and primitive earth abilities taught by means of John and Geri McPherson. i used to be occupied with their incredible ardour and their intrinsic realizing of survival. Their teachings took me from figuring out easy talents to a full-blown love for the traditional applied sciences that people built to outlive. John and Geri are the true deal. They don’t simply educate these items, they stay it. I enjoyed the adventure with them rather a lot I got here again a moment time many years later. Now that i've got traveled the realm as Survivorman—experiencing and filming survival in each surroundings there is—I can chill out and watch my exhibits and spot John and Geri’s teachings peek via in each state of affairs. i've been in a position to comprehend survival as a result of John and Geri, and will hugely suggest this book.”
--Les Stroud, AKA Survivorman

Packed with in-depth guide and pictures, Ultimate advisor to wasteland Living teaches you the abilities have to live on and dwell within the wild utilizing merely these issues present in the woods. find out how to:

•Ignite a fireplace with a two-stick hand drill

•Erect transitority and semi-permanent

Show description

Continue reading "Ultimate Guide to Wilderness Living: Surviving with Nothing But Your Bare Hands and What You Find in the Woods"

Surviving the Apocalypse in the Suburbs: The Thrivalist's Guide to Life Without Oil

By Wendy Brown

In the latter 1/2 the 20 th century, the share of the full American inhabitants residing in suburbs grew to almost fifty percentage. Fossil fuels have been affordable and abundant, and car-dependent, energy-intensive existence got here hand in hand with this demographic transition. within the age of height Oil, environmental disaster, and a failing economic climate, it truly is significant that we rework the suburbs into sustainable communities.

Surviving the Apocalypse within the Suburbs envisions a suburban evolution—from remoted cookie cutter homes with manicured lawns and two-car garages to small, heavily packed, efficient, interdependent homesteads. This consultant to simplifying suburbia and adopting a reduce strength way of life breaks down all our simple wishes and describes how they could be met after the lack of the trendy conveniences we presently take with no consideration. From small-space gardening suggestions and a advisor to small cattle to pointers on cooking and heating, sanitation techniques, and masses extra, it is a entire advisor to turning into extra self-sufficient at any place you live.

Required examining for a person drawn to elevated self-reliance and a decrease carbon footprint, Surviving the Apocalypse within the Suburbs can help you glance earlier the white wooden fence to a brand new global of possibilities.

Wendy Brown is a suburban homesteader starting to be roots (both actually and figuratively) in southern Maine the place she and her kinfolk have made the transition from a very based, consumerist way of life to at least one of residing debt-free in a comfy, extra effective domestic in a fascinating place with a bountiful garden.

Show description

Continue reading "Surviving the Apocalypse in the Suburbs: The Thrivalist's Guide to Life Without Oil"

Tracking Humans: A Fundamental Approach to Finding Missing Persons, Insurgents, Guerrillas, and Fugitives from the Law

By V. L. McCann, David Diaz

Tracker. The very observe conjures up photos of buckskin-clad braves crouching over the floor, rigorously learning the indicators ahead of them--a a part of historical past. however the glossy international has now not placed at the back of it the necessity for the earthy company of monitoring. Such abilities are nonetheless commonly utilized by the army, rescue team of workers, and legislations enforcement, in addition to through hunters and other people dwelling at subsistence point during the international. "Tracking people "is the final word authoritative consultant to this most complicated pursuit. an outstanding source for army, legislation enforcement, and rescue pros, "Tracking people "is additionally invaluable for out of doors lovers. clients will locate it important as an on-site handbook to aid in any ongoing search.Unlike many monitoring manuals, this consultant specializes in monitoring people, even if they're enemy opponents or misplaced teenagers. writer David Diaz explains what it takes to be knowledgeable tracker, from the actual stamina to the focal point and conception essential to do the task adequately. He explains the instruments of the tracker and provides crucial security suggestions each tracker may still comprehend. "Tracking Humans" is a crucial software for a person facing lacking persons--it will be an important lifesaver.

Show description

Continue reading "Tracking Humans: A Fundamental Approach to Finding Missing Persons, Insurgents, Guerrillas, and Fugitives from the Law"

Survival Wisdom & Know How: Everything You Need to Know to Subsist in the Wilderness

Survival Wisdom is a large-scale functional advisor, choked with details on each element of out of doors existence and adventure.

Survival knowledge & Know-How is the main whole, all-in-one quantity on each element of outside event and survival ever, from orienteering to campfire cooking to mountain climbing and past. Culled from dozens of revered books from Stackpole, the industry's chief in outside event, this large number of desolate tract information leaves totally not anything to probability by way of surviving and thriving within the wilderness—and appreciating each minute of it.

subject matters contain construction open air preserve, monitoring Animals, wintry weather camping out, Tying Knots, Orienteering, studying the elements, deciding upon safe to eat vegetation and Berries, Surviving within the wilderness, chicken looking at, Fishing and Ice Fishing, looking and Trapping, Canoeing, Kayaking, and White Water Rafting, First reduction, Wild Animals, Cookery, and lots more and plenty extra. valuable illustrations and photographs all through make it effortless to browse and use. With contributions by means of the specialists on the nationwide open air management tuition (NOLS) in addition to the editors of Stackpole's detect Nature sequence, Survival knowledge & Know-How is the definitive, must-have reference for the nice outdoors.

Show description

Continue reading "Survival Wisdom & Know How: Everything You Need to Know to Subsist in the Wilderness"

Boon Island: Including Contemporary Accounts of the Wreck of the *Nottingham Galley*

By Kenneth Roberts, Jack Bales, Richard Warner

This vintage story of shipwreck and survival is reprinted in a brand new version, with essays that supply a historic viewpoint and hint the resources from which Kenneth Roberts (1885-1957) drew his story. a local Mainer, Roberts, whose old novels comprise Northwest Passage and Arundel, used to be intrigued by way of the tale of the December 1710 destroy of the Nottingham. After operating aground a dozen miles offshore, the send broke up, stranding her team with minimum instruments, scant look after, and some items of cheese. the boys survived approximately a month of screeching gales, sub-freezing temperatures, and using snowstorms. in the course of their ordeal they resorted to cannibalism and have been eventually rescued after one in all them made it ashore on a crude raft. integrated listed below are modern debts from team individuals, supplying dramatically varied models of the true-life hectic occasion and a desirable counterpoint to Roberts’ fictionalized model. A bestseller whilst released in 1956, Boon Island is a narrative of the ways in which situation can motivate the best--and worst--in human nature.

Show description

Continue reading "Boon Island: Including Contemporary Accounts of the Wreck of the *Nottingham Galley*"

The 100: Day 21 (The 100, Book 2)

By Kass Morgan

It's been 21 days because the hundred landed on the earth. They're the one people to set foot on the earth in centuries...or so that they idea. dealing with an unknown enemy, the hundred fight to outlive the single means they can--together, as secrets and techniques are printed, ideals are challenged, and relationships are verified.

Show description

Continue reading "The 100: Day 21 (The 100, Book 2)"

What's in Your Bug-Out Bag? Survival Kits and Bug-Out Bags of Everyday People

By Corey Graff

In what is on your Bug-Out Bag you are going to pay attention from 15 daily humans as they describe their genuine bug-out bag checklist - the last word 72-hour equipment advisor from and for genuine humans. Get rules for making your individual survival equipment, and discover what first reduction, look after, navigation, foodstuff, water and private security goods everyone is hoping on to get to defense.

Show description

Continue reading "What's in Your Bug-Out Bag? Survival Kits and Bug-Out Bags of Everyday People"

The Worst-Case Scenario Book of Survival Questions

By Joshua Piven, David Borgenicht

The authors of the phenomenally best-selling Worst-Case situation Survival sequence have taught thousands to arrange for the worst yet how can readers be certain they're fairly prepared? The Worst-Case situation ebook of Survival Questions collects 1000s of survival dilemmas and questions designed to check real survival ability and bold. Fifty percentage longer than the handbooks, this demanding, interactive, and informative publication is jam-packed with survival trivialities, specialist assistance, adventurous occasions, and illustrations. Your motor vehicle is careening towards a 20-foot drop right into a river: do you bounce from the auto instantly, or wait to swim unfastened as soon as it starts off to sink? Is it worse to be misplaced within the jungle through the day or within the wilderness at evening? should you needed to practice an emergency tracheotomy, the place may you are making the incision? In enormous quantities of multiple-choice quizzes, tale difficulties, and questions, The Worst-Case situation publication of Survival Questions presents need-to-know solutions to life's unforeseen turns for the worst. additionally incorporated is a Worst-Case state of affairs flair try out (WCSAT), which are scored at domestic to make sure optimal readiness. do not wait until eventually it really is too past due!

Show description

Continue reading "The Worst-Case Scenario Book of Survival Questions"