Ned Johnson

Biography

Ned B. Johnson has published several non-fiction books and one novel. He has also written many short stories that have never been published. Until now. Some of the stories are free, and some have a price tag.

Full-length books will be added to the collection as they become available.

As to the character of his work, if you don't feel better after reading than when you started, you just weren't paying very close attention.

Where to find Ned Johnson online


Where to buy in print


Books

The Millennium Book Module 8: Educational Challenges
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 14,320. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History of education
People have always found ways to pass on their knowledge, skills, methods, values and traditions to succeeding generations. In this way that we humans have survived and prospered in our little corner of the universe. Few people have ever had to start life without some knowledge already made available to them by those who came before. How we will do this in the future is the subject of this module.
The Millennium Book Module 7: Spiritual Challenges
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science
Since the dawn of human existence, we have wondered about the same things. Among the most persistent and pervasive of these are: "Where did I come from?"; "What am I doing here?"; "Am I more than just my body?"; "Where will I go when I die?" Finding answers to these and other questions is the purpose of religion and spirituality. The future will demand that we find new and better answers.
The Millennium Book Module 6: Economic Challenges
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 18,720. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
As with so many aspects of human life, the economics of our world will be going through extraordinary changes during the rest of this new century and beyond. And just like the changes in the personal, social, and political spheres, economic changes will be largely driven by new and evolving technologies. This module delves into the forces that will drive those changes in the twenty-first century.
The Millennium Book Module 4: Technological Challenges
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 18,220. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Applied Sciences
The twenty-first century will bring with it countless new facets to our experience of being alive as humans, but none promise to make a greater difference in our lives than technology. As we have so vividly seen in the last few decades, our ability to create, distribute, and use technology is driving many of the most significant changes the human race has seen in all of history.
The Millennium Book--Module 5: Environmental Challenges in the twenty-first century
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Since the 1970s, there has been an ever-increasing drum beat of alarm messages about our environment. Initially it was focused on ordinary features like litter, pollution, and smog. But as momentum grew it shifted in intensity and scope to include other areas, the majority of which few people had ever considered or even heard of. Now we had gone from smog to ozone depletion to global warming.
The Millennium Book--Module 3: Political Challenges in the twenty-first century
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 12,650. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Since history began, humans have sought to govern their collective behavior by organizing themselves into what we now call governments. Whether loose tribal councils and chieftains, or today's United Nations, these socio-political creations have been a part of virtually every collection of people for countless thousands of years. Here we explore political thought and reality in the new century
The Millennium Book--Module 2: Social Challenges in the twenty-first century
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 15,200. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
This is the second module in the Millennium Book series. It builds on the personal challenges covered in the first module and extends them into the realm of our social reality. Here we explore in depth the social challenges we will all face in the twenty-first century, both individually and globally.
The Millennium Book--Module 1: Personal Challenges in the twenty-first century
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Price: Free! Words: 32,930. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
This is the first in a series called collectively The Millennium Book. It contains the Introduction, the full text of the first of ten modules, and contains ten chapters on subjects related to the Personal Challenges we will all face in the new century. Next, there are summaries of the remaiing chapters in the other modules. After reading this material, you should feel better about the new era.
The Millennium Book
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Price: $39.00 USD. Words: 124,580. Language: American English. Published: August 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
This book is like an owner's manual for the Twenty-first Century. It paints a panorama, both broad and deep, of the landscape we are all just stepping into, by showing where we are, how we got here, and where we are headed in the coming decades. It is organized into ten sections based on major areas of human life. Each section contains ten chapters about that subject.
It's About Time
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,470. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Astrology
Traditional astrology interprets your horoscope as something that creates you. In this revolutionary book, you will learn how to view your natal chart as something you create. It is the merging of one of the oldest tools for self-exploration with New Age thinking based on the premiss that you create your own reality, including your horoscope. You’ll never look at astrology the same way again.
Mermaid Soup
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,970. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the words of one reader: “I could hardly tear myself away. A good love story, but SO much more. I found it full of truth and beauty…a way for many to have the understanding that they are not victims.”
Life By Drowning
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Helen Reardon was at the end of her rope. Everything in her life had gone sour. Most recently, her beach home had fallen into the sea. In a fit of despair she concludes that the only thing left is to drive to a nearby beach, and swim out into the Pacific until she can swim no more. But life is not that simple. Serendipity reigns supreme. And Helen reclaims her life in the midst of drowning.
When Gulls Fly Low
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Price: $12.97 USD. Words: 92,970. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the words of one reader: “I could hardly tear myself away. A good love story, but SO much more. I found it full of truth and beauty…a way for many to have the understanding that they are not victims.”
Afterglow
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Price: Free! Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00)
Four close friends take their vacation together at the Oregon coast, and as always, they have a bonfire on the beach before leaving. It is almost a sacred obligation. As the two couples sit before the fire, they talk—about life, the Universe, and everything. The night is filled with humor, honesty, and love, even sadness now and then. It is indeed a night to remember.
The Black Bag Gang
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Price: Free! Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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Many of us live with a love/hate relationship with household cleanliness. Most people prefer to live with a modicum of orderliness, but considerably fewer look forward to the activities that make that possible. It is for this majority that this story was written. Here we see the full spectrum of household maintenance explored, and in ways that will astound you. And a surprise ending to boot.
Song of the Ancient Horseman
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Price: Free! Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This story is a brief memoir on the life of a 100-year-old Indian whose lifetime encompassed the birth of the transcontinental railroad and man’s first steps on the Moon. Of course, he had his own unique perspective on the whole century. And quite a perspective it was.
A Brief History of the Celebration
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Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Peter and Johanna are lovers and best of all good friends. They are about to embark on a celebration of her first one-woman show at a major gallery. But there is more...much, much more...to this celebration. And the best is yet to come.
Midas Crackenberry's Cat
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Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.67)
Even the most devoted cynics have a soft spot, though most keep it well hidden...even from themselves, as did Midas Crackenberry. But from time to time, something intrudes on that cynicism, slips under its radar, and makes direct contact with the humanity that has been hidden from view so long and so well long. And the miracle that ensues is a wonder to behold.

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