My name is Roy Paul Shields. I have worn many hats in my life’s journey. I have done everything I set out to do in life; from gold mining to driving race cars and everything in between. I make no pretense at being a writer; I am a dreamer and a story teller with a big imagination.
About the Author
Roy served in the Marine Corps reserve, then joined the Marines.While a military and businessman, owing his own businesses he has been a true Renaissance man, maintaining a strong creative side. He was a professional dancer, owning and operating his own studio In addition to writing literature, he also plays the trumpet and writes music, often in his own recording studio. Roy weaves his own experiences and knowledge in his stories.
Depths of Terror, Out of Darkness, Finders Keepers and Peace has a Price, chronicle the adventures of Paul, Kim, Gary and Lori along with the other Freedom Village friends as they find themselves in the middle of a conspiracies by certain political factions to take control of America. They won't let that happen!
As you read hopefully you will feel or have a sense of the drama, suspense, the joys, action, humor, the intrigue.
Mark had dreams, they were karmic dreams. One of the things that can start happening after karmic dreams is that you might have the knowledge of a farmer, or the training of a soldier and these skills and talents begin to manifest in your daily life. It can feel a lot like remembering….
My mom could make a lip-smacking meal out of anything and taught me a lot of her cooking secrets and methods.She wrote some of her recipes down and many more I was fortunate to remember. I put these, as written and remembered, here in “My Mom’s a better cook than yours” for you to enjoy these simple but delicious recipes along with some personal anecdotes.
Some things take longer than others; thus, my decision to put all of the poetry and lyrics that I have written through the years into a book. My mom, Vivian Shields, was my mentor; she wrote some great interesting poetry of which I have included in this book. We would write poetry and things together, to be more honest, my mom did most of the writing and I did the learning!
Published: October 21, 2017.
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Sentimental Journey appeals to the sense of adventure in everyone. Chuck Bailey decided to make the planned adventure that went bad, a solo ride on his Harley. His adventurous solo ride, full of confrontations and dangerous situations, helped him put a bad situation behind him and he found new friends, a new partner and happiness.
Peace has a Price was written to bring awareness to how the worlds three most powerful countries combined could eliminate the threat of danger from three dangerous countries who had nuclear capabilities and were threatening nuclear devastation. The story details how ,the three countries working together would systematically eliminate the danger that the three rogue countries were capable of.
Published: July 20, 2017.
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Bad Luck Good Luck is a story of survival, adventure, perception and love. Scott's knowledge of survival and his perception enables him to overcome the lonely life that faced him. His love for the gorillas is a compassionate, joyful, beautiful thing.Scott tells us his story as he struggles to make his life on the island using only his training, ingenuity natures Home Depot.
Paul and Kim and their Freedom Village friends and neighbors are on yet another adventure. This time-searching for sunken Spanish Galleons that were laden with tons of gold, jewelry and precious gems. Over several years they encounter the frustration of false alarms, and the dangers of diving in the depths of the ocean. But they also share the excitement when a galleon is found.
Jazz and a Journey has excitement, romance, sadness and intrigue; but most of all; Paul and Jamie were Jazz and a Journey together.
Read Jazz and a Journey and as Jamie and Paul intended, you will read the end with a smile, and maybe a tear.
My name is Roy Paul Shields. I make no pretense at being a writer; I am a dreamer and a story teller with a big imagination. This is a work of fiction informally based on the life of a real person, Elvis Presley
Out of Darkness begins where Depths of Terror ended. True American Patriots stood together along with our military and law enforcement agencies and were able to identify and defeat a conspiracy by a certain political faction to take control of America. Hopefully as you read you will sense and feel the intensity of combat and share the hurt and pain that Paul and the Chief went through.
Paul, thought he was going on a gold dredging expedition and a rafting adventure on the Klamath River but found himself in the middle of a conspiracy by a certain political faction to take control of America. Marine training and camaraderie thwarted their plans.
Depths of Terror is not to be taken as finger pointing but simply what hopefully will never happen.