Books tagged: metaphors

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Winners Speak Globish
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Price: $7.75 USD. Words: 14,220. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
If you use English that's too dense or too subtle,YOU COULD BE LOSING BUSINESS! Only 5% of English spoken in the world is among native speakers. More than a billion global citizens are looking for a simplified form of English. "Whether you are delivering a speech,negotiating a contract or doing business in another country, Globish is the answer and this book is your guide." Dan Poynter.
This Old Butterfly
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
A collection of poetry and thoughts written by Nicole Rushin. What we are lies just under the skin, hides in the leaves and stirs in the wind waiting for us to hear it. Are you listening?
The Freel of Streel: Part One in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
It is always advisable, when you are a conman, to make sure that the town that you're about to try to con does not have a land such as Streel hidden within it. For if it does, you may find yourself trying to escape your mind in an incomprehensible land with a left-handed scribe, being forced to deal with lexically picky ants, Kweengs, and the Freel on your journey through your fears, God and love.
Claustrum: Part Two in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,290. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Claustrum, a superhero with a strange power, the ability to control people with strange, elegiac mixtures of words, seemingly randomly shows up in the city of Dioma, not knowing where he came from or why he is there. The city is then beleaguered by the cruel villain Sine Animus, who is immune to Claustrum's powers over words. Claustrum flees the city and is forced to seek his own personal truth.
The Polyglot's Nightmares: Part X½ in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,080. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Fleeing a war and in search of himself, Ion finds himself residing in a number of strange caves, on the walls of which are written a strange language. He meets a woman who guides him through his state of being a refugee and is troubled by strange dreams that seem to incorporate the existence of the war, his love for the woman he has met and a sense of the divine.
The Quite Possibly Near Death of Hurol Davelrish: Part Three in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
When an arrogant stuntman, Hurol Davelrish, has a seizure during a stunt, he finds himself in the kingdom of Scalter, a land in which he is king, but which is strangely ruled by a phantasmic man named Viscount Vaunt. Hurol meets a strangely kind friend, Grib, in the malevolent world, who tries to pull him back from the ledge of his pride - what will become of the much-admired stuntman?
The Tell Tale Handbook
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,510. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious art
A detailed exploration of the spirituality and technique of the art of sacred storytelling. Written by the founder of the School of Sacred Storytelling, Dr. Robert Bela Wilhelm, as a handbook for the apprentices enrolled in the School. It is a broadly ecumenical and interreligious book. The author is also a painter of sacred icons, a lecturer, and a performing storyteller.
'Death by Metaphors'
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Price: Free! Words: 400. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
A single long poem, I'll leave to the reader's interpretation.
My Sister's Keeper: High School Comprehension Questions
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Attention high school English teachers!!! My Sister's Keeper is a novel that will engage your students and help them reach the state standards. These questions are written based on Bloom's Taxonomy and range from basic recall questions to higher level thinking. Questions are well-rounded and have been successfully used by high school teachers.
Literally
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Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
A work of flash fiction created for a contest with the theme: FALL given. Read on the air at www.sharkradionetwork.com