Victor Living


Victor Living was born in the small mining town in Ukraine but spent the past twenty-five years in the United States. He received his Master’s Degrees in Philology and Law from the University of Lvov and worked as a teacher, assistant of principal, and lawyer. Upon immigration to America, he completed the Special Education Master’s Program at Touro College in Brooklyn, New York.
Living worked in the hazardous materials industry as the supervisor and was one of the many crew members working at Ground Zero after the 9/11 terrorist attack.
After a life-threatening injury in 2010, Living devoted himself to writing full time. He now lives in Florida where he is working on the next book in his series.

Smashwords Interview

What is your e-reading device of choice?
For a long time the Fire Kindle Tablet is my favorite. Since I read a lot of literature about the history of art and philosophy, it is very important for me to see pictures in colors.
How do you approach cover design?
Once I met a very interesting and eccentric person. As I realized later, he was an actor, philosopher, and politician in one face. He told me a story, and it wasn't clear, how he found himself near a monument in the form of unit. It was tall almost several thousand floors. But not the immenseness and height surprised him the most. He wondered by the words engraved on the tables of this statue. It said like "… the First Phase of the development of mankind has ended and it will be no longer a situation when the historical figures, as the main figures, guide humanity..." Can you imagine that? That's how the idea was born, and I found the splendid artist Mike Sheldon. After an explanation of the biggest nuances about appearance on my cover such the figure, he helps also me with the intrigue to make a reader think: what this symbol is?
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Where to find Victor Living online

Where to buy in print


Figures of the One Must Go
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,750. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
In the introduction to the first book in his new series, Figures of the One Must Go, author Victor Living declares, “Enjoy irregular reading!” As he proves, there is nothing ordinary about his new work. This modernist text challenges readers by delving deep into four interconnected topics that cover the whole of human history and the human psyche.

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