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Be Natural, Be Cheap. But Always Be FLY. 20 Natural and 20 Cheap Ways to Looking Your Best by Wilma Ferguson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile
These are simple little hints, tips and tricks that have helped me through the years. Found on the internet, in magazines, through friends, strangers, and just trial and error, and some I just made up, they have served me well. I have been fortunate enough to use them to my advantage.
The Golden Gringo Chronicles - Part 3 by Bob Normand
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,010. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Essay » Author profile
True story of an American who moved to Costa Rica for retirement. Part three is about living there in his third, fourth and fifth years and his experiences establishing formal residency, adjusting to Costa Rican culture and discovering and enjoying all the aspects of living in a wildly beautiful country. Follow our hero as he encounters the various challenges and rewards of becoming an ex-pat.
Methodological Pluralism and Qualitative Family Research by Jane Gilgun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,600. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Research, Essay » Author profile
This 100-page article is for graduate students and more experienced researchers who are looking for a relatively brief yet in-depth look at the roots of today's qualitative research. The article is divided into three sections, the early history, the middle years, and contemporary times.
Past Lives and Karma in the Thrust of Destiny by Paul Ceretto
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
In this non-fiction follow up to The Self Illuminating Path, Ceretto further examines his life after his near death experience. Ceretto discusses how living with a traumatic brain injury has changed relationships with family and departed friends. Spiritual and humorous.
Both Sides Now: A True Story of Love, Loss and Bold Living by Nancy Sharp
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,770. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile
The past is simply part of our story; just not the whole story...On the very day that Nancy Sharp delivered premature twins, she learned that her husband's brain cancer returned after eighteen months in remission. Less than three years later, at the age of 37, she became a widow. But while many in that situation would crumble, Nancy had an innate ability to hold life and death in the same moment.
Learning to Operate the Concorde by Philip Newman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,900. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Essay » Literature
Operating the Concorde was fun, and jam-packed with events worthy of comment, but learning to operate it, to fly it and it and manage its idiosyncrasies both on the ground and in the air, was an experience to document: so I have.
Nelson Branco's SOAP OPERA UNCENSORED Edition 96 by Nelson Branco
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 8,300. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Daytime TV's first and only new hot e-zine: Weekly summary of soap opera's hottest news, stories, humour, gossip, blind items, fearless predictions, top stars/stories/couples/characters to watch, snark galore, review and analysis
Doctor on the Rock by Christian Belcourt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,750. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014 by Catherine A. MacKenzie. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Author profile
DOCTOR ON THE ROCK recounts the experiences of Christian Belcourt, a doctor in Ferryland, Newfoundland, from 1959 to 1962, during the early days of outreach medicine. The book also covers his childhood, future visits to the island as a radiologist, and his last visit as a tourist.
Philip K. Dick: The Dream Connection by D. Scott Apel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,190. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
"A very impressive must-read for serious PKD readers." --Science Fiction Chronicle. This exceptional anthology includes an 8 hour interview with Philip K. Dick, detailing his March '74 "mystical experiences," plus numerous essays, including Robert Anton Wilson on PKD's experiences, R. Faraday Nelson on collaborating with PKD, a short story in which PKD fictionalizes his experiences, and much more.
The Church of Tango by Cherie Magnus
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,170. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The Church of Tango is a passionate memoir of tragedy and adventure, lust and music, romance and tango, and above all, survival. A dancer all her life, she’d had to put it on hold while raising her artistic sons and caring for her dying husband. Now as she set her suitcase down on the ancient cobblestones of a Paris courtyard, she wondered—48 years old, 6,000 miles away from home knowing no one...
Why I Haven't Killed Myself, Yet by Ian Martin
You set the price! Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile
At 63, Ian Martin takes a critical look at himself and his achievements. He is unimpressed. Next, he turns his gaze on his fellow human beings and feels no sense of pride at being a member of the species. As an atheist he can't find a reason for his existence. Why doesn’t he throw in the towel and commit suicide? He offers an honest idiot’s reply to the question at the end of this essay.
A Prisoner & a Poem for a Princess by Wayne Dowdy
Price: Free! Words: 6,270. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014 by Mr.. Categories: Essay » Author profile
A true romance that began after Wayne reluctantly agreed to write Karen. A mutual friend pleaded with him to write her and try to help; she wanted to break the chain of her addiction to methadone. A Prisoner and a Poem for a Princess is creative nonfiction that twists romance and spirituality into something so special and unique that only hearts and souls understand.
Where I've Been: Club Macanudo, NYC by Johnny Mariani
Price: Free! Words: 380. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Essay » Sociology
There are a lot of unique places around the city of New York. Many of us hardly take the time to explore them. Club Macanudo is one of these gems. Take a minute to check out my tale of this great cigar club.
Poetry Collectives of Theme Inspiration by Madhumitha Murali
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile
The book contains the poetry theme of inspirations that sustain us!! Theme poem here is Bridging Hopes to Succeeding Success!! Diverse hopes thee and the other; It decomposed the linking chain; Of differing priorities; Comport against the other; A combined effort; A solution crystallized; When bridging the hopes; And emotions; Of understanding the other’s point; A change in selves !! BOOK IS
Stories uit 'n Straat by Amanda Kriel
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 30,230. Language: Afrikaans. Published: May 11, 2014 by Kameeldoring Boeke. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Essay » Author profile
Op die agterblad van die gedrukte boek is daar hierdie treffende gedig. Beroering: Vervaard ervaar ek 'n emosie van onsigbaarheid. Angs omsluit my stukkende lyf. Sien my! Ek is hier. Hoor my! Ek kan al amper praat. Vat aan my! Ek voel dat ek nog steeds bestaan. Kyk in my oë! En aanvaar my: die mens wat nog steeds hier is... deur die genade van God.
Creak by Bill Rayburn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile
What’s the worst part about growing old? Is it the emotional toll or the physical toll, or the mind-numbing combination of the two? The author muses about the inherent unfairness of growing old and then dying.
Healthy Lifestyle and Learning Languages by Enrique Kates
Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Hello, my name is Enrique Kates! I’m a highly experienced conversational English and Spanish teacher. In the last few years I’ve had several students that excelled in their Language Learning Process. Due to my natural curiosity, I tried to analyze some of the reasons. I saw a slight connection between Healthy Lifestyles and their Language Learning Process.