Frank Silva


Frank Silva has a Master of Science in Education, is a former high school teacher, former police officer and high school & collegiate swimmer. After college he enlisted in the U.S. Army and was commissioned as an officer in 1986, serving over 6 years on active duty before serving the remainder of his career in the National Guard and Army Reserves until his retirement as a field grade officer in 2007. He has been a tour guide at Universal Studios, Florida, and has conducted educational tours at Disney’s EPCOT Center and Kennedy Space Center. He holds an internationally recognized TEFL diploma and has taught English in China. He is a recreational alto saxophone player and holds a U.S. Patent as the co-inventor of a saxophone reed maintenance device. He has also been a working actor in television and film in both Florida and Los Angeles and is a member of both the Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists. He has appeared on television in shows such as 24, From the Earth to the Moon, Judging Amy and Numb3rs and in feature films such as Ready, Willing & Able and Smokin’ Aces. He is currently hard at work on the screen adaptation of The Thousand Natural Shocks and the sequel to the novel, The Karmic Adventures of Shalimar & Angie.


East Meets West
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,120. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014 by Shoestring Ventures, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International / economics, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / economic development
Combined English & Mandarin Chinese Version. China is the rising world leader. By comparing post World War II American history - when America was the world's factory - to China today, it is easy to see the path China is on. It is rapidly moving from an export and investment economy to a consumer economy - 1.4 billion strong. It is creating wealth and a middle class that no nation can compete with.
Shalimar's World
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012 by Shoestring Ventures, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Reincarnation, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Inspirational
A companion piece to the novel The Thousand Natural Shocks. It is a guide to our True Home in the Spirit World. In the Spirit World, we are who we are for Eternity, our immortal Soul and the being that we are between our visits to the Physical. Life is an illusion. Earth is a school.
Time Management And Study Methods For First Year College Students
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,290. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012 by Shoestring Ventures, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Student life, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Interesting and easy to read guide to managing your time in the collegiate environment. Also contains easy study methods to maximize your study time. At the very least, you can print the cover and have an excellent coaster for your beer.
The Thousand Natural Shocks
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,680. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2011 by Shoestring Ventures, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
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We are all connected at our deepest levels. Shalimar is a workaholic Spirit Guide and supervisor of guides who must incarnate again with her soul mate Jackson or lose him forever, but unresolved Karma from a past life is holding her back. She is also assigned Angie, a free-spirited, party girl to train as a Spirit Guide. It is coming down to decision time for Shalimar. What will she do?

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