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Dukkha: The Suffering (Paperback)
In the course of a single week, everything Sam Reeves believed in, everything he knew, everyone he trusted, all would be put on the line. For a family he never knew he had.Detective Sam Reeves, a 34-year-old martial arts instructor, has a solid fifteen-year record as a good police officer with the Portland Police Department. For the first time, Sam is forced to take a life in the line of duty and despite the findings of good shoot he struggles to recuperate psychologically from the killing. Facing up to his fears Sam returns to work and then within days is forced to fire his weapon again killing two more people.With his spirit almost broken, Sam meets a stranger a man who claims to be his father. Impossible, Sam reasons his father died in a North Vietnamese prison camp a long time ago.This odd man, named Samuel, is as convincing as he is quirky and is revealed to be a phenomenal martial artist, the likes of which Detective Sam Reeves has never encountered. This Samuel comes out of nowhere, equipped with a family in Vietnam and a daughter named Mai who is about to graduate from Portland State University.With a series of interlocked events of violence: a revenge-seeking uncle, the destruction of his martial arts school, his new father's connection to some lethal Vietnamese outlaws, Sam's life spirals into a dreadful new direction. This high-octane martial arts thriller will have you gripped from the start.You ll never complain about a hard week again.
About the Author
Bohdi Sanders is a lifelong student of wisdom literature, the healing arts, and the martial arts. His studies led him to explore the wisdom behind natural health, naturopathy, herbs, Reiki, Qigong, meditation, and the power of the mind to heal the body and to make positive changes in one's life. These explorations led to him earning doctorate degrees in naturopathy and in natural health. Dr. Sanders is also a Certified Personal Fitness Trainer, a Certified Specialist in Martial Arts Conditioning, a Certified Reiki Master, and a Certified Master of G-Jo Acupressure. He holds a black belt in Shotokan Karate and has studied various other martial arts for over 30 years. He has worked with young people for over 20 years and is endorsed to teach in five different subject areas. He is the author of: Warrior Wisdom: Ageless Wisdom for the Modern Warrior Warrior Wisdom: The Heart and Soul of Bushido The Warrior Lifestyle: Making Your Life Extraordinary The Secrets of Worldly Wisdom Secrets of the Soul Wisdom of the Elders Modern Bushido: Living a Life of Excellence Dr. Sanders' books have received high praise and have won several national awards, including: The Indie Excellence Book Awards: 1st Place Winner 2010 USA Book News Best Books of 2010: 1st Place Winner 2010 IIMAA: Best Martial Arts Book of the Year 2011 USA Martial Arts HOF: Literary Man of the Year 2011 U. S. Martial Artist Association: Inspiration of the Year 2011 U. S. Martial Arts Hall of Fame: Author of the Year 2011