Welcome 2020! By request from Anaheim Hills:
This list is Brian's bibliography of paperback books:
https://www.amazon.com/dp/1986162397 - Student Study Cave
https://www.amazon.com/dp/149043643X - Single Mom Daily Devotions
https://www.amazon.com/dp/1718947380 - 100 Names of Cats and Dogs
https://www.amazon.com/dp/1087220440 - Hoarder Mother Sorter
https://www.amazon.com/dp/1517382629 - Daily Common Cents
https://www.amazon.com/dp/1505215919 - Gratitude Miles
https://www.amazon.com/dp/1507828349 - Cubicle Cardio
https://www.amazon.com/dp/1484109902 - Dessert First Diet
https://www.amazon.com/dp/1519785151 - From Student to Engineer
https://www.amazon.com/dp/1518679641 - Crossing through Career Crossroads
https://www.amazon.com/dp/1514727854 - Attack of the Electronic Dust Bunnies
https://www.amazon.com/dp/1484101960 - The Sexuality of Synergy
https://www.amazon.com/dp/1506167535 - A Prodigal Son Returns
https://www.amazon.com/dp/1492872563 - The Sexts
(supernatural suspense drama screenplay
that started it all for Brian on July 9, 1995)
It places a supernatural entity in mirrors that shows us our inner truth
in the mirror's reflection when we are at a crossroads and
need a subtle sign to change to be our destined True Self.
Distortions the Kindle eBook
Download a free copy of the eBook January 8th-12th
Published eBook cover design from a drawing Mr. Shell drew for
his supernatural suspense drama - Distortions
Logline: A guiding ghost uses mirrors as a portal to offer inner honesty via
scary reflections and shared experience to confirm its true intent & reality.
Shastras – Received Wisdom about Right Conduct
Set inside a House of Mirrors, 4 people represent
Pride, Anger, Grief, and Love in this stage play on Serendipity.
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B004CYF4ME - Kindle eBook
Download a free copy of the stage play within Distortions on January 16th-20th
Print Version Student Study Cave
Create conducive surroundings and enable yourself to earn an excellent education. That's what this book is about... becoming your own best version of yourself. Be who you truly can be. This book aims to help you learn how.
It provides tips and tricks to bring home straight-A report cards so the college scholarships can roll right in.
Make scholastic achievement a consistently repeatable priority in school… and in life.
Build a happy space study space today.
It’s like a man-cave… for students.
(Tidy Up to Clear the Clutter Before and After a Break-In)
Here's the HMS paperback book
This book presents the 3.5 year peace-of-mind journey to tidy up,
let go, sort, and organize like a three-dimensional Tetris game of Life.
In other words, it's a chronicle of how Humpty Dumpty
put himself back together again.
Much like a dude's version of Marie Kondo's
"The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up"
366 daily inspirations targeted towards single mothers.
The original manuscript for this book was hand-written in a day journal
so the length of page kept each day's inspiration concise.
It was a romantic way to write it by candleight.
Paperback version of Single Mom Daily Devotions
Kindle version of Single Mom Daily Devotions
This is the book that began it all for Brian...
...it was his first one published.
You've reached Brian Shell's PassionHero.com
A PassionHero is an ordinary person in extraordinary circumstances who exudes a
passion for life even amidst great odds and tries to make the lives of those surrounding them
a better place because they're in it... as true nobility is being superior to your former self.
32 minute podcast - Brian and Diane Wing discuss his supernatural screenplay - "Distortions"
Eat Some Vegetables is a fun children's mp3 song of percussion performed and sung by Mr. Shell.
If you want to learn how to publish, check out Brian's blog on Stage 32 - Publish for Kindle and Nook
Mr. Shell's 200+ YouTube videos: www.youtube.com/user/passionherodotcom
Brian's account on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/briankshell/
Mr. Shell's profile on LinkedIn - www.linkedin.com/in/briankshell
Brian's bibliography of books: www.amazon.com/author/brianshell
As mentioned on The Tonight Show: Eat Some Vegetables
He does so while strolling through a botanical garden - 9:00 video
This audio CD contains 50 minutes of music
with 12 tracks that include a New Year's Eve drum circle
so the songs intensify as the evening advances towards midnight.
Brian Shell and his 8:05 pipe organ performance on 10/14/2019 at:
Saint Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Ann Arbor, Michigan
As a master of the mixtape, Brian is turning his cassettes into Spotify playlists.
Distortions the Soundscape - soundtrack for his supernatural film script
Past Friends Present Tense - This list consists of songs former friends liked
Slick! - funk and prog rock listened to as he scouted locations for Distortions
Some of This... Some of That... - made in autumn up in northern Michigan
Ahhh... Venice (memory) - memories of Venice Beach and Brian's mural
New Faces... both Young & Old - Marina del Rey walkabout mixtape
The Trip of 3 Great Lakes in a Day - Superior, Michigan, Huron
Renewed Belief - Pure muscular hair metal with a few to ruminate about
Spring Fever - Starts out solemn and then packs a passionate punch
Almost There - Prog rock and metal MDR memories from 1996
Reunited and Feels So Good - Made 1/14/2000 with a dash of melancholy
Joshua Tree Palm Springs - Windmills, snowy San Jacinto, and a 1/6/1995 Japanese bed & breakfast
Journey to Light - Soundtrack for a space-based love-story - created Oct. 1996
Belief - Mixtape made in Marina del Rey - December 1995
Introspection - Inspired by Brentwood in December 1994
Cabin Fever! - Inspired by Pulp Fiction's soundtrack
Rumination and Tears - 11/5/1995 playlist
Exclamation - Made June 2, 2000
Gratitude Miles - 5/14/2014
From Student to Engineer
This textbook creates a college course that presents "The Journey of the Engineer."
Weekly topics include undergrad, graduate work, teaching, intellectual property,
money concerns, corporate engineering, mid-sized firms, & start-ups.
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0196XBM3U - Kindle eBook
FSTE Paperback book - print version of "From Student to Engineer"
Oprah and I
Captures the quintessence of how meeting Oprah Winfrey gives
the guts to become a writer... set in 1994 Los Angeles.
Download a free copy of the eBook January 11th-15th
On this 2014 8000-mile 20-day roadtrip, Brian gives gratitude to many past mentors.
It's his own private Idaho version of "Zen & the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance."
B.S. - "The road is there. The will is there.
All I gotta do is get in a car and go."
Note: this 8000 mile journey began 1/31/2014 at 5:15 p.m. EST
It completed 2/19/2014 at sunset... around 6:12 p.m.
Flashback 5 years - Brian's videos filmed in February 16-19, 2014
1) Taking the snowy scenic route north of Elko, Nevada
2) Wyoming and Exit 89 - a tunnel is at the 2 minute mark
3) Windy Idaho plains sleet - 2/16/2014 bucket list state
4) Idaho free range cows - 30 miles north of Nevada
5) Pony Express and its first post office - Nebraska
These next 2 were filmed later in 2014:
7) Lone Tree Field - Ypsilanti, Michigan
Kindle eBook of daily inspirations for the single mother
just as Spring begins to sing & bloom.
99 cent Kindle eBook
Download a free copy of the eBook January 20th-24th
This Kindle eBook delivers daily inspirations to
Savor those dreaded triple-dog-dare-ya days of Summer.
99 cent Kindle eBook
Download a free copy of the eBook January 15th-19th
Inspires you daily for the full & fun season of Fall.
99 cent Kindle eBook
Download a free copy of the eBook January 24th-28th
Daily wintertime inspirations help keep you warm as a Kindle eBook.
99 cent Kindle eBook
All Saints' Friday Fall Color Drive through a tunnel of Saline trees
3:12 video filmed on First Friday 11/1/2019
All Saints' Day
All Men Are Dogs
Uses sophomoricly-snarky shoot-from-the-hip writing
styles that savor one-liner salty guy-humor.
(Not for the mamby-pamby or blushingly bashful... )
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B007Y74NQO - Kindle eBook
This edgy short film script satirizes future femto-physics for
electronic picochips and biochip implantation.
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B006GEPUW2 - Kindle eBook
Published version of the cover for "All Men Are Dogs"
and its snarky stream-of-consciousness one-liner jokes.
"A mentat needs his data." - Frank Herbert - DUNE
"The life which is not examined is not worth living." - Plato
"No matter where you go; there you are." - Buckaroo Banzai
"The price of anything is the amount of Life you exchange for it." - Henry David Thoreau
"Your legacy should be that you made it better than it was when you got it." - Lee Iacocca
"If you're going to do something tonight that you'll be sorry for tomorrow, sleep late." - Henny Youngman
"I've stood with the trees in the storm to keep them company just so someone will have done it." - H.D.T.
Recent video sonic slideshows (March 27-31, 2019):
4:54 in length
8:12 in length
The Funky Seattle - 1:52 Photoshop fun at a flowing fountain
The 6:13 entry by Brian Shell into Adobe's Pick a Portrait Style challenge contest
#PickaPortraitStyle - 4/2/2019
An idyllic visionquest to become a Hollywood director soon turns into
a knight's quest to test his sanity in this LA cuckoo's nest of a screenplay.
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B004EYUHP6 - Kindle eBook
Download a free copy of the eBook on January 6th-10th
Created on Friday March 15th, 2019
This scenic sonic slideshow story takes you on an early Autumn circle tour of
Michigan's Great Lakes - Huron, Superior, and (pure) Michigan.
Made on April 17, 2019
This 1:58 music video takes us on a 3 hour road trip from
Brian's apartment in Seattle to the Cascade Mountains
and then back through downtown Seattle in 1997.
Pre-Celebrity Jesus - The Man before the Messiah
Written after the "22 Short Stories about Teenage Jesus" screenplay,
this book ponders and hypothesizes possible scenarios Jesus Christ may have lived
during his unknown years in order to proclaim his gospel parables years later.
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B004D4Y66S - Kindle eBook
Twenty Two Short Stories about
Film script of 22 shorts stories that explores Jesus Christ's unknown teenage years.
Each one acts as a "circle of illumination" to different facets of Christ's youth.
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B004CYF4JW - Kindle eBook
This return-to-faith journey examines the effects of a
priest's failed fondling attempt. It describes how Divine Intelligence delivered hope.
A newfound faith emerges which enables the boy to mature into a compassionate man.
Download a free copy of the eBook on January 18th-22nd:
8 Minute intensifying Drum Circle with
90+ Frank Lloyd Wright photos:
3 of his homes are examined in all 4 seasons of the year:
Palmer, Smith, and Affleck
The Heather Locklear collection of paintings by Bob Shell
A Heather Locklear Paint Portfolio - a short video homage
This video presents my Uncle Bob's paintings of Heather Locklear.
He was my Vincent, and I am his Theo.
His name is Robert Shell...
His name is Robert Shell...
His name is Robert Shell...
Jumping aboard the social media bandwagon,
this 2010 journal captures new-user fb first-impressions.
A Juxtaposition of Idiosyncrasies
It's a stream-of-consciousness autobiographical assembly of Brian's
assorted silly life stories, toasted trivial tidbits, and other pure drivel by B.S.
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B004D4Y63G - Kindle eBook
Download a free copy of the eBook on January 31st-February 4th
This film script depicts odd-couple brothers who take a one-last-look roadtrip
cross-country for a critical but experimental bone marrow procedure
It's similar to the road-trip movie "Sideways"...
only with younger men... and weed instead of wine.
Download a free copy of the eBook on January 23rd-27th