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The Child by Bobby Wheeler
Price: Free! Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Not all that long ago an event happened not far from where I live. In trying to understand what happened then night I created this short work. It is neither pretty or easy to read.
The Orwell Brigade by Christopher G. Moore
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 43,800. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Author: John Burdett, Mike Lawson, John Lantigua, Gary Phillips, Ernesto Mallo, Ruth Dudley Edwards, Matt Rees, Christopher G. Moore, Colin Cotterill, Barbara Nadel, Quentin Bates, George Fetherling. Twelve authors have banded together under the Orwell banner: “In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act.”
A Celebration of Life by Jonathan Aquino
You set the price! Words: 74,830. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
"Water is softer than a rock yet it can tear down mountains without force. The Tao is like water, gently flowing into everything. Water, like happiness, cannot be grasped. You just allow it to flow. It's about letting go and letting it be. Allow things to happen naturally, like a river flows into the sea..." ~from A Celebration of Life
Itwaar ki talaash mein (इतवार की तलाश में) by Onkar Nath Chaturvedi
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,150. Language: Hindi. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Essay » Literature
'Itwaar ki talaash me' is one of the 9 published books by Dr. Onkar Nath Chaturvedi. It contains 25 satire articles on general life of middle class Indians. Narrated in literary Hindi filled with humor and metaphors, this book provides a deep reflection on several social, political and life challenges of a common man. **PLEASE NOTE: Kruti Dev fonts are needed to read this book. Avoid PDF format**
Smoking in Elevators by Charles O'Hay
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In this new book of poetry by acclaimed author and poet, Charles O’Hay, he delivers, yet again, what Kirkus said in regard to his first collection, FAR FROM LUCK, “…gritty, keen and sympathetic without being condescending…Some of his imagery is especially striking, made all the more so by his clear, straightforward language throughout.”
Neologisms New Words For New Thinking by Robert Gorgerteller
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
In the world of complacency and status quo our thoughts often remain under a glass ceiling. Neologisms carries us above that ceilng in as way that lets us experience life beyond the crowd and the standards of what is considered normal to most but unacceptable to the few.
Pesky Details: Essays for "Left Brain" Christians by Bob Knight Barsch
Price: Free! Words: 122,830. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
Truth is in the details. This collection of essays addresses in detail uncomfortable, controversial subjects: the mix of culture and religion, scientific determinism, the existence of an absolute ethic, the necessity of free will, the origins of homosexuality, errors in radiometric dating, and the death of Darwinian gradualism. What a surprise it is to find the current worldview to be in error.
Betraying by Pasquale Romeo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,770. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Essay » Literature
This work is born a bit seriously and a bit by joke and it tends to considerate the couple by a different perspective in spite of the previous ones about love, in which the discussion mainly verged on the sentimental aspects. This book deals with the problem of betrayal ant the way to overcome it simply through some theories and practical examples of stories of betrayals.
A Cafe in Space: The Anais Nin Literary Journal, Volume 12 by Anais Nin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,780. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015 by Sky Blue Press. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Author profile
Vol. 12 of the only current Anais Nin literary journal contains excerpts from Nin's diary on the famous "come as your madness" party, previously unknown letters about the JFK assassination that prove Nin was not apolitical, a study of how Nin's first abortion symbolized her life philosophy, examinations of Nin's fiction and the humor of the Durrells, poetry, art, and book reviews.
Peter Pederast: An Essay by Edward E. Rochon
Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships » Sex and culture
A brief look at Peter Pan from the perspective of veiled pederasty. The title and other terms and nuances suggest pederast plays on words and fantasy.
Civilizuotos mintys apie karvę by Rita Kairiene
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 21,960. Language: Lithuanian. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
Pasaulis toks, kokį atrandi, klajodamas su vienuoliais po apsnigtą Karaliaučių, skriedamas Jėgos aitvarais pas vienintelę Vakarų pamario karvę, spręsdamas Vienos pokylio šaradas, saugodamas šiurpias šeimos paslaptis, patirdamas pirmąją meilę, dainuodamas žemaitiškas dainas ir rusiškas čiastuškas, svajodamas tapti žvaigžde.
Book and Film Reviews and Books Received, Femspec double issue v. 8 by Femspec Journal
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Essay » Literature
Book reviews of Daughters of the Great Star by Diana Rivers; Becoming the Villainess by Jeannine Hall Gailey and Naomi Mitchison, a Profile of Her Life and Work by Lesley Hall. Review of the film, Fissures.
The Age of Dis-Consent by Christopher G. Moore
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 84,830. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Political
In the follow up to The Cultural Detective, Faking It in Bangkok, and Fear and Loathing in Bangkok, Moore pays caring and critical homage to his residence of choice by diagnosing some of Thailand’s discontents and offering subtle remedies for readers to tease out. The essays in The Age of Dis-Consent range from political conflict to violence and criminal investigations in the digital age...
Literatura Homoerótica Latina: critérios para uma definição - criterios para una definición (edição bilingue) by Carlos de Miguel Mora
You set the price! Words: 10,210. Language: Spanish. Published: January 19, 2015 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Essays
É lugar-comum pensar que a literatura clássica greco-romana é abundante em homoerotismo Mas será mesmo assim? Es un lugar común pensar que la literatura clásica grecolatina abunda en homoerotismo. ¿Pero será así?
An Essay on "A Book of Five Rings" by Miyamoto Musashi by John R. Mortimer
Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015 by Angela B. Mortimer. Categories: Essay » Literature
Using the combined Philosophy of Zen, Shinto and Confucianism, this book can be applied not just to Martial Arts but all areas of life. The book demonstrates you have to be committed completely to all the areas of life that you participate in.
Perilous and Fair: Women in the Works and Life of J. R. R. Tolkien by Janet Brennan Croft & Leslie A. Donovan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 128,860. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Mythopoeic Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays, Essay » Literature
Perilous and Fair includes seven classic articles as well as seven new examinations of women in Tolkien’s works and life. These fourteen articles bring together perspectives not only on Tolkien’s most commonly discussed female characters—Éowyn, Galadriel, and Lúthien—but also on less studied figures such as Nienna, Yavanna, Shelob, and Arwen.