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Castaway by Bill Rayburn
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile
The author contemplates his navel, faces some serious self-critiquing, and assesses where he has been, his current position, and where he needs to go. Islands of serenity dot all of our personal seas, but how long do they stay above water?
Een kijkje nemen in: Musika Maestro by William Anthony
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 890. Language: Dutch. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Antilliaanse Nieuwsbrief jaargang 43, mei/juni 2002: “Zijn liefde voor de muziekgeschiedenis van Bonaire vindt zijn oorsprong in zijn herinneringen aan ouderen uit zijn omgeving die onder andere op zelfvervaardigde snaarinstrumenten (blek’i zeta dushi Tralala) muziek maakten”.
When the Sun refuses to Shine by Mariama Kandeh
Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Sierra Leone is at the brink of a civil war between the government's army and rebels of the Revolutionary United Front (RUF). Renegade soldiers in the war front has set up a coup to oust the government. When the Sun Refuses to Shine describes Mariama Kandeh's escape from her primary school in the city; engulfed in persistent gun shots, killings and a fear of the unknown.
Cry Me a River by Bill Rayburn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile
When I view the best that the human spirit has to offer, it usually brings me to tears. This, I believe, is a good thing. Genuine kindness and examples of real empathy move me emotionally. As a seasoned cynic and skeptic and a non-believer in God or religion, I remain steadfastly attracted to human kindness, no matter how increasingly rare it may be.
Essays From a Man in Flux: Agonizing Over What it All Means by Bill Rayburn
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
A new collection (with a couple of oldies) of angst-driven existential wanderings. An ongoing project, not unlike life itself, in search of answers while knowing full well that most of them will remain out of reach. But as with being alive…..the goal is the journey. I will keep evolving until I die. Then, all bets are off.
Some Things My Grandparents Taught Me by Mike Proko
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,910. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Some Things My Grandparents Taught me is everything I learned growing up in a Russian / Czech / Irish household. All the important things in your life, not from your folks, the really good stuff you learned from your grandparents. Am I right? All of the quotes in this book are not necessarily from my grandparents but they are the bedrock of my tutelage.
РАК by Georgij Turjanskij
Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 24,230. Language: Russian. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Essay » Literature
В основу повести положены реальные факты. В центре повествования больной раком, его семья и его окружение, вовлечённые в эту схватку. История, рассказанная автором, безусловно, является в первую очередь художественным произведением, а не пособием по лечению. Цель автора: заставить читателя задуматься о том, отчего возникает эта страшная болезнь.
"Why I Am a Christian" by Dr.Timothy Sng
Price: Free! Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile
The author describes why he is a Christian. Step by step, from the belief in God to the understanding of the complexity of man, to the realization of God as a Person and a Merciful and Compassion God, who gave Jesus as Savior of the World, when He surrendered His Life on Calvary for the sins of Mankind. This was the greatest act of justification for mankind forever.
Flip to the End Parts 1 and 2 by Eloy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Author profile
As I was producing composing and writing the nine book series based on my painting; The Broken Skyline and Early Works, I had memories and musings about my life and the process of painting and writing. I decided to combine all those notes and thoughts together and add my own human story.
Nelson Branco SOAP OPERA UNCENSORED by Nelson Branco
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: April 7, 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
Two Days, In The Past by PW Case
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Essay » Author profile
A marine battalion was to participate in a Military War Games exersize in Southern Germany in the Black Forest in the year 2020. There were to be three countries; Germany, Italy and France, along with the U.S. Troops participating.. A freak storm appeared and the U.S. Troops were transported back through history.They were about to put to the test what advanced weapons can do to 1944 war machines.
The Brain Virus by Chet Shupe
Price: Free! Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile(5.00 from 1 review)
The Brain Virus is a short book that explains how humans became infected by a simple idea that changed what we value, thus, transformed how our brains process information. Our resulting unhappiness has us seeking self-help through books and therapy. But we aren’t the problem. The problem is modern cultures based on values inspired by the brain virus—cultures that we don’t emotionally understand.
Unconditional Love by Chet Shupe
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile(4.00 from 1 review)
Unconditional love is how our emotions rewards us for being true to life in our relationships. There are three kinds: Romantic love; a mother’s love for her child; and the love experienced by people who are depending on one another to survive. We now depend on money and law to survive. We thus endure without the most essential love of all, the unconditional love of interdependent relationships.
Nelson Branco's SOAP OPERA UNCENSORED Issue 93 by Nelson Branco
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 11,960. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Essay » Author profile
INSIDE — THE BITCH RETURNS: DONNA MILLS HITS GENERAL HOSPITAL LIKE A TORNADO! EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH THE KNOTS LANDING SUPERSTAR! HER THOUGHTS ON A KNOTS LANDING REBOOT; WORKING WITH WOODY ALLEN; HER BIGGEST REGRET INVOLVING JANE WYMAN; AN UPDATE ON HER MEMOIRS; AND WHY SHE WANTS TO DO LESS DRAMA! — Exclusive Interview: Y&R’s Cady McClain On AMC, Prospect Park And Why Her And Michael E. Knight
Chateaubriand fervent des femmes by Pascal-Henri Poiget
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 48,480. Language: French. Published: March 20, 2014 by AlterPublishing Books. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Essay » Literature
Contrairement à ce que pourraient laisser supposer son image de sérieux et la moralité de ses écrits, comme le Génie du christianisme et Atala, Chateaubriand a été un grand séducteur. À tel point qu’ont pesé sur lui des rumeurs scandaleuses, de l’inceste à la vie dissolue, qui n’ont pourtant pas ruiné sa double carrière, politique et littéraire.
A Time to Heal by Narciso Madera Aguilar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,060. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Essay » Sociology
This book features the nostalgic memories of certain times that the author had gone through as he struggled to contend with the challenging events that interceded as he went on for an encounter with inspiration. In unraveling the same, a deeper introspection towards a realization that the gifts we have been endowed with influence certain aspects of our lives become inevitable.