By Corey Taylor
During this booklet, Corey Taylor undertakes anything by no means ahead of tried within the background of rock superstardom: he's taking you with him as he trips undercover via quite a few ghostbusting teams who do their most sensible to collect info and facts in regards to the lifestyles of spirits. a few are extra credible than others, and, frankly, a few are thoroughly insane, yet all are saw with applicable seriousness as Taylor makes an attempt to higher comprehend the various spooky issues that experience occurred to him in his existence, particularly that evening on the chilly House.
But that’s no longer all, fogeys. Taylor once more grants a behind-the-scenes travel of his loopy existence and the various beyond-the-grave occasions he’s encountered. (You’ll be surprised how frequently Slipknot has been invaded through the supernatural.) Taylor additionally touches on his spiritual historical past and the way it led him to think in even more than the Man within the Sky.
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Additional resources for A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Heaven: (Or, How I Made Peace with the Paranormal and Stigmatized Zealots and Cynics in the Process)
Eran funcionarios corrompidos, pedían dinero, exigían dinero, robaban. Muchos hombres de negocios, agricultores, dueños de plantaciones, atribuían los problemas a la mala administración, a la corrupción, al robo, Katiuska Blanco Castiñeira / 32 fidel castro ruz, guerrillero del tiempo al proceso en general. No era una crítica muy acre, muy amargada, era más o menos normal, aunque siempre trataba con mucho respeto a las autoridades, al Estado; era el respeto para el Estado, para los dirigentes, para el gobierno, para los políticos.
Solo algunas cosas que oí, a veces contaba alguna anécdota. Su carácter… Recuerdo que a veces cuando salía de la casa iba a los Pinares de Mayarí, dormía allá, se reunía donde comían los trabajadores. Era muy expresivo, muy comunicativo. Físicamente no era alto como yo, no, él era de menor estatura. No era bajito, pero no tenía la altura mía. Mi madre sí era alta, pudiéramos decir, y también familiares de ellos de España son altos, algún sobrino de él. No era un hombre muy alto, aunque sí de complexión fuerte.
Yo quería bastante a aquel caballo. Angelita tenía uno. Ramón tenía otro de color cenizo. Mi caballo era más chiquito, muy inteligente, arisco, le gustaba escaparse, era de color dorado con la cara blanca. Parecía un Hereford, y le llamaban Careto, que quiere decir el de la cara blanca. Era inquieto, muy vigoroso, muy veloz. Antes de tenerlo ya yo montaba algunos caballos, entre ellos el de Angelita. El de Ramón no, porque era más grande. Más adelante hacíamos competencias. Katiuska Blanco. —Un antiguo proverbio indio sugiere: «Cuenta tu aldea y contarás el mundo», es algo así como descubrirnos iguales en cualquier punto remoto del planeta.
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Heaven: (Or, How I Made Peace with the Paranormal and Stigmatized Zealots and Cynics in the Process) by Corey Taylor