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Basketball as a Metaphysical Experience: A Memoir
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Basketball can be much more important than simple recreation, as evinced in this autobiographical essay by the author of the memoir "World Without Pain: The Story of a Search". It can give you stability, depth, creativity, and peace of mind.
The Brimming Void
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Art and poetry by Pamela J. Olson, author of Fast Times in Palestine. These 29 short poems were written in moments of awe and inspiration in the Middle East, Russia, and California. They are illustrated with pieces of art the author has created and artistic photography she has been featured in. Pamela is not a trained poet or artist, but who knows, you may find something that resonates with you.
I Am A Submariner
Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
An inside look at being an submariner, the triumphs and tragedy.
A Pain in the Toenails
Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011 by Olo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Ah, the innocence of medical school. This is a story from my third year of clinical clerkship, when I started rotating through the hospital wards. One patient taught me about ulcerative colitis...and a few other things. You can also find this essay in my book, The Most Unfeeling Doctor in the World and Other True Tales from the Emergency Room.
The Tegu
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this amazing short story written by award winning author J.H. Soeder, you'll be right with him when he encounters a huge and wounded, wild Tegu on the back roads of Argentina. You will be amazed at the result and how the story ends! The Tegu is the largest living land reptile in Argentina, growing to five feet in length and known for its nasty disposition and its huge bite!
Close Encounters of the Creature Kind
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this delighting true short story written by J.H. Soeder, he and his dog, Shakita, encounter a very curious squirrel one one of their daily walks. It's the first time that Shakita has an up close encounter with a frisky squirrel and the conversation that goes on between them!
The Frogs and the Paper Wasps
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A hilarious, but true short story, based on J.H. Soeder's award winning book "True Tails", recounting another animal adventure while in Venezuela. It's the fascinating story of a group of small frogs and paper wasps who live in a little pond next to the front door of a well-known university college professor of zoology and his surprise when he discovered that these creatures could talk!
The Squirrel and the Golf Ball
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Based on J.H. Soeder's award winning book, "True Tails", "The Squirrel and the Golf Ball" is a hilarious, funny but true short story about an encounter with a squirrel while playing golf - and what the squirrel thought about golf! You will chuckle as you look at the game of golf from a squirrel's point of view, as he watches the "two legs" play a game that makes no sense to him!
Ribbons in My Hair
Price: $4.20 USD. Words: 17,080. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011 by Wharekohu Bay. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A charming and heartwarming memoir of growing up in New Zealand in the 1940s and 50s.
One Last Thought: Behind the Scenes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This is a true life account of the three events that inspired "One Last Thought".
For Joy
You set the price! Words: 15,790. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A collection of intense lessons from life, this book is an emotional kaleidoscope of events that might make you laugh, cry, reflect, or become inspired. This is a fast-paced compilation of short stories and songs, almost entirely true, written while residing on a compact wildlife sanctuary, in a nearly unknown jewel of a town in north Georgia.
Specks of Happiness
Price: Free! Words: 18,660. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
'Specks of happiness' is about the remarkable moments of joy in our everyday life. We all experience them but often tend to bypass them.I am sharing some of these moments from my life.If after reading my stories, you are able to recognize the specks of ecstasy in your life, the purpose of my book would be served
Compilation Of The Life Of Angel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
These are poems I wrote in High School. I was what people now days call emo or scene or what ever. I was just going through a hard time, learning about life.And there will be more poems to come a whole lot more.
7 Temples to Bill Gates
Price: Free! Words: 6,210. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The story of a man who made seven temples dedicated to Bill Gates.
The Good Samaritan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Two young boys hitch-hiking one evening gave the driver who stopped to help them a terrifying experience. Their mission was to hijack the car and kill the driver.
Ranting of a Psychic Grandmother
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,240. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
An astute visionary grandmother has psychic visitations from indigenous grandmothers who mirror her outrage at the problems facing today’s children. After feeling inspired and haunted to somehow be part of the solution for today’s children and families and address the dire needs and consequences of a society out of touch with its tribal roots, this grandma gets creative.
How to Say Goodbye
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A healing 9-11 memoir, "How to Say Goodbye" by Chandra Jayne Copyright 2007, relates terrorism to family violence. For most people, 9-11 was purely tragic, but for one woman, 9-11 was a catalyst to healing suppressed grief from childhood violence and reuniting with a mentally ill father that she feared. Treatment for suppressed grief has skyrocketed since 9-11. It's time to heal America's Soul.
Rise: A Collection Inspired by Lift
Price: Free! Words: 18,710. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In celebration of the Kindle version release of LIFT, an award-winning falconry memoir, author Rebecca K. O’Connor shares a complementary collection of essays, short stories and poetry that further examines life in the shadow of a raptor’s wings.
All I Can Do Is Stand
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,340. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This short story inspirational book was written to share, empower, strengthen and give inspiration, hope to all survivors of life related issues. This is a must read for all who have survived and need a will to keep surviving. This book goes into a true story of how the Author survived from childhood to adulthood when she wasn't even aware that she remained standing while she was surviving. In l
Adopted Abused And Still Standing
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Adopted Abused And Still Standing is a book of empowerment, strength, and inspiration for all those that need reassurance that they can make it. It expresses ways to handle life standing without violence. There are so many other positive realms to deal with situations that are wrong, unjust and not fair. Many are thrown in jail due to them not being able to stand through trials and tribulations.