By Mark Miller, Shelby Jones
Soreness Don’t damage is the no-holds-barred memoir from the one specialist fighter in heritage to come to the hoop after open-heart surgical procedure, kickboxer Mark “Fightshark” Miller—an inspiring tale of relations, choice, and redemption.
In 2007, Mark Miller used to be a emerging megastar in expert kickboxing, until eventually a regimen actual exposed a significant that required open-heart surgical procedure. The main issue helped to quickly reunite his fractured relatives and made Miller extra made up our minds than ever to come back to the kickboxing ring. yet inside of a 12 months, his mom and dad and brother have been all lifeless, and Miller’s fragile optimism imploded, sending him right into a tailspin of gear and alcohol.
Pain Don’t harm is a narrative of terrific tenacity, commitment, and tough work—how one fierce competitor overcame repeated hindrances to achieve his goals. Miller recounts tales starting from his adolescence spent within the Steelers locker room to the staggering existence classes he realized from different warring parties to his victorious go back to struggling with in a Moscow kickboxing ring. He talks in actual fact approximately relations and fatherhood—of the challenging classes approximately masculinity and violence discovered from his father. He additionally deals an inspiring, interesting, and frank account of the fights—both out and in of the ring—that have formed him.
A deeply own account of guts, blood, and glory, soreness Don’t harm will pay tribute to the never-say-die spirit embodied in a guy who refuses to back off, irrespective of the chances.
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James Stephen. They posted leisurely through France to Basle, after the old fashion, in the Stephens' carriage ; thence proceeded by other conveyances and on horseback ; and picked up the carriage again on the return homewards. He took copious notes of this tour, in fact a brief Diary, as indeed was his practice whenever he made a journey from home ; but the familiarity of EARLY YEARS AND LIFE AT CAMBRIDGE. 33 everyone with the scenes in question makes quotation unnecessary. It was not until January, 1821, that he obtained his first regular curacy, and was ordained priest a few months afterwards.