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Keeping Your Soul Work Alive: A Meditation on Writing and Self-Publishing
Price: Free! Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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In this brief essay, a veteran author, independent publisher, and writing coach muses about the challenges of honest self-expression -- and the even bigger challenges of getting one's expressions out into the world.
Chance for the Future
Series: Fairlight, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,800. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In a futuristic world where creativity has been banned, Mancy Fairlight secretly paints pictures in her run-down apartment while raising her son. Mancy lives in constant fear that one day the same man who had engineered her husband’s public execution will discover her secret and come for her. When her son begins to exhibit extraordinary musical talent, Mancy’s worst fears become reality.
shorts
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,540. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
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"Short stories on the world of ideas written on my BlackBerry @ 30,000 feet from the ground." This book belongs to a new world, one of digital globalization, geographically boundless stories that travel across the planet without limits. Its objective was for it to be written entirely on my BlackBerry, and that is how it came to be.
You and The Arts -- Why Art Matters
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,280. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Did you ever wonder? Why the arts are essential besides the giving of pleasure? What makes an artist function? What do the arts all have in common? Do the arts really help our health, education and economy? The answers are in this book YOU AND THE ARTS -- Why Art Matters
Will
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2010 by Green Snake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Put enough monkeys in a room, randomly punching keyboards, and eventually, with enough time, one of them will type out a classic work of literature. Only problem, if you’re the monkey who types Hamlet, is what to do for an encore. (short story)
A Haiku Collection
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
Haiku, a popular Japanese poetic genre, has interested writers of many cultures and languages. Its brevity and the use of conventions such as the kigo or seasonal word have proved to be an effective medium of personal expression. In A Haiku Collection, the author shares the experience of using this simple yet highly expressive form to reflect on the inevitable chances and changes in life.
Unleash the Artist Within: Four Weeks to Transforming Your Creative Talents Into More Recognition, More Profit & More Fun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,780. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
This four-week "workshop in a book" consists of 28 daily lessons that will show you how to: Work from the trenches with little or no money; Overcome the "starving artist" mentality; Build a fan base of paying customers; Use often-overlooked techniques to give your craft wider exposure. Bob Baker will poke and prod you to be different, to expand, to focus & become a true Creative Powerhouse!
The Principle of Gift
Series: Realign Your Thinking, Realign Your LIfe, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 13,130. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
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This work brings to light a major functioning principle of life and explains how the individual can enjoy it in his day-to-day existence. It simultaneously establishes creativity as the fundamental tool for us all to use. 'The Principle of Gift' is a 2-3 hour read that simplifies universal concepts yet maintains a challenge for the reader.
Creating Consciousness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,790. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010 and represented by Ebook Launch. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
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Creating Consciousness is a spiritual & intellectual treasure from Zen Master Albert Low. Low’s main thesis, drawn deeply from the wisdom of Zen and decades of his own meditation, is that each individual is a divided reality. The fact that we are one and yet divided, at the center and the periphery, leads to Low’s discussion of ambiguity, creativity, & violence as integral to human existence.
Why I Still Have Not Written My Flatland Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010 by Green Snake Publishing. Categories: Essay » Literature
Mario Milosevic chronicles his attempts to equal or better Edwin Abbott’s 125-year-old Flatland novel as he explains his ideas for a Flatland story set in the skin of a dead whale. Part memoir, part essay, part story, this exploration of the intricacies of creativity takes you on a road not yet taken & invites you to consider the question: Are some stories better off not written at all? (article)