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Why Don't They Just Quit? What families and friends need to know about addiction and recovery.
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Price: $7.97 USD. Words: 69,690. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
This award-winning book covers critical topics: - Why a person does not have to hit rock-bottom - When helping is actually hurting - How to deal with a relapse - Why effective intervention doesn't have to be a surprise attack Achieve the peace of mind that comes from knowing what works, what doesn't and why. Why Don't They JUST QUIT? provides the answers you're looking for.
Test Your Attainment: A Handbook for Yogic Self-Evaluation
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,440. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2010 by SatPub. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
This handbook is based on the principles of the Bhagavad Gita, and is compiled from the spiritual journal of a living enlightened master. Test Your Attainment contains powerful, timeless questions and techniques by which to gauge and guide one's progress on the yoga path, with Swamiji's commentary that reveals with experiential clarity the key concepts of Gita that apply to each situation.
Ten From Four: A Collection of Short Stories
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 43,280. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011 by Four Moons Books. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Ten From Four is an eclectic collection of my works. Stories included are: A Time Called Home, Granny Fuhrmann And The Last Supper, Scam Of The Scandinavian, A Dog's Tale, The Courtship Of Ambrosia Snodgrass, Max Finnegan: Rogue Prince Of Pinconning, Worthington Manor, The Moose And Leo LeSander, Road To Chupadero, and Turning Points. Read samples of each at Four Moons Books on Smashwords.
Wisdom on How to Live Life (Book 5): Transforming Earth into Heaven
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Series: Wisdom on How to Live Life · Wisdom of Life and Living. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 12,140. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
This book contains a story of a young man, Tom, who had a sixth conversation with Guru Harry. This is a continuation of their first five conversations which are contained in the books “Wisdom on How to Live Life”, and “Wisdom on How to Live Life (Book 2-4)”. Guru Harry epitomizes someone from a spiritual society who offers a way of living which can lead to peace, love, joy and harmony.
What is Soul Energy? (I'll Put 3 Chips On God)
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Price: Free! Words: 5,370. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
We always hear people say "I believe that we are made of energy." But what does that mean? How does one prove that? If we applied the scientific definition of "energy" to "Soul Energy", what would we find? An excerpt from my book "I'll Put 3 Chips On God - just in case there is one". A discussion of Soul Energy, and if such a thing really exists.
What is Soul Energy? (I'll Put 3 Chips On God)
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Price: Free! Words: 5,370. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
We always hear people say "I believe that we are made of energy." But what does that mean? How does one prove that? If we applied the scientific definition of "energy" to "Soul Energy", what would we find? An excerpt from my book "I'll Put 3 Chips On God - just in case there is one". A discussion of Soul Energy, and if such a thing really exists.
The Long Fuse - Why The Buddha Never Took Aspirin
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Anxieties & Phobias
‘Hey, are you suffering from any disorders?’ ‘Hmm, I don’t think so.’ ‘Are you sure?’ ‘Yes, I am sure.’ ‘Then why were you in a lousy mood yesterday and gulping down those aspirins?’ ‘Oh, yesterday was real bad.’ ‘Why was it bad?’ ‘Well, I had slogged and burnt the midnight oil to help my client, and guess what happened?’
The Pursuit of Happiness: The Art of Not Taking Offence & Going with the Flow
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Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 20 · Buddhism, Book 10 · Applied Psychology, Book 16. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Anxiety
Happiness is an elusive quality for many in today’s world. But there is a powerful, little known secret in the pursuit of happiness. It takes a minute to learn and a lifetime to perfect. It is simply this; to not mind what happens and not react. It is the gentle art of not taking offence and learning to go with the flow. Settle in for the ride as the secret of strategic non-action is revealed.
To Act and Let go
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Price: $3.10 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Meditation
Yes, I know, pretty much everything has been written on the topic. The concept of “Let go” has become a very fashionable cliché, with its own role plays, coaches and broadcasts. When should I let go? In which situation? To begin with, I can improve two powers that we all have in ourselves, at different levels: Discernment and Detachment. They go well together.
Five Lessons from the Carmelite Saints That Will Change Your Life
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Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Are you new to the Catholic spiritual life? Stuck in a rut? Not sure how you can grow closer to God? Five Lessons from the Carmelite Saints That Will Change Your Life will give you direction. St. Teresa of Avila, St. John of the Cross, and St. Therese of Lisieux will show you five vital steps you need to take to be holy. Connie Rossini blogs at Contemplative Homeschool.