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story behind story: Blackout by K.G. Deloas
Price: Free! Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011 by LogosMythos Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
On Thursday, September 8th, 2011, at 3:38 pm, the lights went out. Zap. Just like that. The power outage stretched from south Orange County to as far east as Arizona’s Yuma, digging well south into Mexico. It affected seven million people. Authorities raced to restore power. People set up block parties. Neighbors met neighbors. Some of us sought a quiet night. And a little inspiration.
Een Actueel Kerstverhaal: Eigen Boom Eerst by Benn Flore
Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 940. Language: Dutch. Published: December 16, 2011. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
Is ervoor zo'n stekelige kerstboom die er anders uit ziet dan de rest wel plaats in het bos? Wat vindt de oude eik daarvan en waarom waait de populier met alle winden mee? 'Eigen Boom Eerst, is een actueel kerstverhaal, met passende afloop. Download het in december, de opbrengst gaat naar Vluchtelingenwerk Nederland.
Heartfelt Devotionals, 366 devotions for common sense living by Brenda J Wood
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,630. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
the heartfelt devotionals are short, well-written and to the point. most are sprinkled with humour. they are well thought out, crisp and snappy. the author, herself a recovered bulimic, pulls no punches but addresses a myriad of topics with honesty. some quizzes and puzzles add a different twist. this is not the usual run of the mill devotional read.
Ireland Calling Me Home Sonnets by Susanna C. Mahoney
Price: Free! Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a narrative of the lost sonnets of the Irish poets of the 1800's and additional Irish cultures with links for readers to investigate on their own.
Hypatia: Her Life and Times by Faith L. Justice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,930. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
Hypatia of Alexandria. Who was she? A brilliant 5C scientist murdered by a religious mob? An aging academic killed by a rival political force? A sorceress who kept Alexandria in thrall through satanic wiles? Innovative mathematician or a geometry teacher? Discover the answers to these questions and more through this collection of essays on the life and times of Hypatia, Lady Philosopher.
James Joyce Reincarnated: The WordGuru, Glen Kealey by Don A Lashomb
Price: Free! Words: 29,900. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism(5.00 from 1 review)
In Canada there lives a most interesting man whose creativity, radical use of language, strange themes and wide range of thought are comparable only to James Joyce in his late period. But what is the difference and the value of Joyce having been a playful, literary author rather than a serious, deadpan guru? This study investigates.
The Glowing Key by Ojha Emu Goto
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,270. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration(5.00 from 1 review)
a book on how to obtain health by utilizing the technique of akashic records (the practice of tapping into your subconsciousness and gathering information on your body and mind) with beautiful oracle cards.
Essays in Travel and Humor Vol. 2: Nomad by C. Patrick Neagle
Series: Essays in Travel and Humor, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,410. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012 by Goblinbrook Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
This second volume of author and photographer C. Patrick Neagle's series is bigger and better, containing 36 travel-sized essays and 30 photographs from around the globe (but mostly from Arabia, Asia, and the Mediterranean). Filled with humorous and sometimes thoughtful commentary, these essays may help you avoid moped gangs in Europe, dive for pearls in Bahrain, and ride elephants in Malaysia.
The Alchemy of Happiness - three stories and a hybrid-essay by Jason Erik Lundberg
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,570. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012 by infinity plus. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
The Alchemy of Happiness: a triptych of stories rooted in Asian myth and legend, literary fantasy at its very best from the author of Red Dot Irreal. This volume also features a hybrid essay on the transformative power of speculative fiction, and a wide-ranging interview with the author. And as a special bonus, anyone who purchases a copy of this book gets a link to a free copy of Red Dot Irreal.
Inconsiderate inconsideration by Inad Vertently, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 250. Language: British English. Published: March 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
Inconsiderate inconsideration By Inad Vertently Jr. "a flock of words .... .... probably better as herds" Loosely in the category of: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs » Nature. :)
To the Angel of the Church in the Place Called America by T. C. Radcliff
Price: Free! Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Inspirational(5.00 from 1 review)
What would it be like if an angel of the Lord showed up in every church in America with a letter from God and said, "Read it!"? Do you think He would be pleased with us? Probably not. This 5000 word essay/booklet was given to the author in dreams. Does it really show what God thinks of us? Pastors, ministers, and evangelists will find it to be great food for thought and sermon material.
The Man Rules by John Puckett
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,770. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
For millenia, Men have tried to define what exactly it takes to be a Man. Finally, after decades of exhausting research (with a few bathroom breaks thrown in), John Puckett has created the essential guide to Being a Man. This book answers some of the burning questions of Manhood, including: - How can I become rich? - How can I win an argument with my wife? - Should I get a tattoo? And more!
Espejismo Fractal by Lilia Morales y Mori
You set the price! Words: 24,830. Language: Spanish. Published: August 6, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
Lilia Morales y Mori nos invita a un apasionante viaje por los senderos de la literatura abordando con gran acierto diferentes estilos literarios: Poesía. Haikú. Tanka. Soneto. Décima. Cuento y Ensayo. Aunque la propuesta literaria abarca las inquietudes y sentimientos de los seres humanos. Es en el terreno de lo abstracto, del cosmos y del universo, el contexto en el que se fundamenta la obra.
Lost in the Desert (essay) by Tarla Kramer
Price: Free! Words: 2,280. Language: Australian English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel(5.00 from 1 review)
Sometimes in life you get through one grief when another is dumped on you, and it can feel like you are wandering through the desert unable to find the way out.
The Saga of Peabody and Other True Life Adventures by Sherry Chadwell
Price: Free! Words: 27,080. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
A wild raven learns to trust the author and her husband. A bat flies in to gently take moths from a child's fingers. A mother warbler perches on the author's thumb to feed its babies held in the palm of her hand. A foundling baby pack rat grows up with the family and is gradually returned to his natural home in the woods. These are just a few of the tales found within these pages.
Smiles, Tears And Heartbreaks by Lakshman Singh
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,220. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
After my wife passed away I began to write in earnest. This industrious activity though quite therapeutic in helping me cope with the loss of my wife left me with a stack of essays and shorts pertaining to random happenings in my life. The stories have been intentionally left unarranged, like the random events that generated them. The reader is at liberty to enjoy or to trash accordingly.