Anti-Natalism and the Future of Suffering: Why Negative Utilitarians Should Not Aim For Extinction
Price: Free! Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This short essay argues against the anti-natalist position. If humanity is to minimize suffering in the future, it must engage with the world, not opt out of it.
The Night We Lost Cleveland
Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this short, short story, a teenager avoids yard work to play the latest version of Deus Ex on his departed grandfather’s bio lab’s full screen.
The Firebird and Other Extracts from Strange Matters
Price: Free! Words: 23,150. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Ekaterina wants to be taken seriously by the men of her village, so she sets out to hunt the greatest prey of all, the legendary Firebird. On the way she encounters three strangers who give her the gifts she needs- for a price. This short novella, inspired by Slavic folklore, also includes the short stories British Gods and Saturday's Child.
Penny Smart Pound Foolish: Are You Penny Smart?
Price: Free! Words: 14,230. Language: British English. Published: May 15, 2015 by O.K Alleyne. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Time Management, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A book on a woman's journey on financial hardship through to her financial independence. 'Are You Penny Smart' focuses on physical and psychological issues and ways to navigate, work with and address issues with money and practical tips on how to save and make the most of what you have earned in this free book.
Reconciliations at Cost
Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Poetic and compelling, a look inside the walls we use to protect ourselves when those walls become the whole of the world. A poignant tale of the reunion of brother and sister after illness and success.
Ella Wood (Ella Wood, 1)
Price: Free! Words: 95,130. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015 by Candle Star Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Historical » USA
As North and South sweep toward war, Emily must battle her father's traditional expectations in a personal bid for freedom. Her assumptions about slavery have been shattered, and her dream of attending university has blossomed into fierce ambition. Meanwhile, the real fight may lie within her heart, which stubbornly refuses to accept that a choice for indendence must be a choice against love.
A Last Kiss Goodbye
Price: Free! Words: 17,840. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
** a short story prequel to All That We Have Lost** Lucy has a secret. One she never meant to keep.
The Sonship Of Our Lord
Price: Free! Words: 15,540. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Theology
The Son of God is used today with reference to our Lord's deity. Yet, the New Testament uses it in reference to His being the Messiah. This misinterpretation has led to doctrinal error and a lack of understanding of our adoption as children of God. This book examines the sonship of Jesus Christ as a direct fulfillment of the Davidic Covenant and its extension to us in our identification with Him.
Spirit
You set the price! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Deeply romantic, profoundly spiritual, thought provoking and inspirational. Modern verse for a new age !
Grá mo Chroí 'Love of my Heart' Love Stories from Irish Myth
Price: Free! Words: 27,620. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Long ago on a green island surrounded by billowing mists, a people lived among the relics of a bygone age around which they created a mythology. They were a volatile people, easily moved to love or war, and motivated by a strict sense of honour; Kings and Queens, heroines and heroes, warriors and lovers. They were the Irish, and these are a few retellings of some of their beautiful stories.
La crisálida del cuervo
Price: Free! Words: 5,520. Language: Spanish. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Este trabajo es la primera compilación de escritos personales, ha sido basado en todas las experiencias, emociones, y cambios de este último año. Va desde mi emoción al publicar a los demás el inicio de un futuro trabajo, hasta lo que son los pensamientos más profundos de mí ser.
No Reserves, No Retreats, No Regrets (The Life and Ministry of Ed Erny)
Price: Free! Words: 68,550. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015 by LIFE SENTENCE Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
My desire is that you will be inspired and motivated to serve the Lord as freely and willingly as I was privileged to do for many years. May you, by God’s grace, determine to live with no reserves, no retreats, and no regrets.
Poetry I - Destination
Series: A Poet's Romance. Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Life is a journey, and love somehow makes the experience seem worthwhile. The first book in a series of poetry collections, Destination is a poetic expression of love's ever-enduring bittersweetness and begs the question: "Is loving someone really worth all the pain?"
Tears of an Angel
Series: Poetry · Romance · Hot Picks · Virginia's Hot Picks · Rising Fast. Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
How do you say goodbye to an angel? How do you tell your friend bye? How do you Just watch what you do And sit back and say It all depends on a lie
Sleep When You're Dead
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
(5.00 from 1 review)
It's Taco Tuesday again. Your Uggs are dirty, the barista spelled your name wrong, and your sorority sister just won't leave you alone. She's pushing you to the edge of madness. You literally can't even. Sleep When You're Dead is the troubling story of one college girl's fall from grace. -- BASED ON A TRUE STORY --
En busca de la riqueza: la caída de la felicidad
Price: Free! Words: 35,140. Language: Spanish. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Al ver a alguien buscando ganarse un peso, ¿te has preguntado si disfruta lo que hace? La vida está compuesta de decisiones y los jóvenes llenos de sueños por cumplir. Un chico deseoso de triunfo embarca un viaje extraño después de perder su principal motivación. Una historia que refleja la realidad de muchos mexicanos, así como la necesidad social que anhelan erradicar.
The Lion & the Red Balloon and Other Silly Stories
You set the price! Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry
This collection of poems has plenty of rhyme, but no reason, except to entertain. Follow a lion's quest to obtain his dream of playing with a red balloon, a child's excitement over having the largest ice cream cone in town, a man's mission to find something he can't see, and the adventures of a city's newest hero. Four fun tales sure to make you giggle.
From An Atheist Among You: Excerpts from Books by J. D. Brucker
Price: Free! Words: 27,370. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Psychology of Religion
I am against religion on all counts and this book represents that. I am offering this book for free, giving the reader a glimpse of the work I’ve put forth so far. I hope you enjoy and consider extending your interest in acquiring complete copies of my work. Thank you for the time and I hope you enjoy.
The First Nine
Price: Free! Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General
The great equalizer: How one man can control 100 people with one gun and nine bullets.
The Death of Jesus Christ
Series: A History of Jesus, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 43,660. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Soteriology, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Jesus, the Gospels & Acts
Why did Jesus die? There are medical reasons, sociological reasons, and spiritual reasons. Jesus came for this very reason, to die for our salvation. But what connection is there between his death and our life? What is the logic of having the author of life die so that we may all live? These essays from Grace Communion International explore the details.