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Hugh Manitee's Book of Memes: Change the World - Write a Meme for this Book! by Jake Lyron
Price: Free! Words: 15,410. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
A spin off from Jake Lyron's award winning book "The Shrink from Planet Zob: Psychiatry for a Mad World", this book shows us what we can do to fix the mad world - sharing viral memes which promote quality of life. You, the readership are the writers. Be the next to write a meme for the book and join celebrities, writers, philosophers, psychologists and others in making the world a better place.
How To Save The World (Not another global warming book) by Aditya Thakur
Price: Free! Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies(4.00 from 1 review)
The Mayans' prediction didn't come true but are we really out of danger? The world is still in peril and if it hasn't ended yet, it will soon if we don't do something to save it. 'How To Save The World' is not about global warming, but a reminder for all of us to change our ways before we kill the planet and ourselves along with it.
Writing! by Teymur Roshdi
Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
'Writing!' is an article about the purpose and the goal of creative writing,about the impact of words on our world today and what all writers are searching for by writing novels,stories,science-fiction and so,also why some writers and authors became famous throughout human history.
I, Observer by Anthony North
Price: Free! Words: 13,530. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
This is my third volume of short essays to make you think. I look for patterns and generalisations; keep things simple - not to offer truths, but to highlight where complication and specialisation might get things wrong. From the nature of God to what is knowledge, I theorise on subjects as varied as politics and psychology. I even attempt an explanation of Adam's Rib.
The Double Triangle: Secular Alternatives to Religion by Aleron Zemplin
Price: Free! Words: 9,230. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013 by Double Triangle Press LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The Double Triangle shows how each of us is a gateway between a vast past and an expansive future. It represents a secular outlook in which original thought is the most sacred act. The underpinning of these ideas are: the unknowablity of ultimate truth, randomness as a builder of structure and a driver of change, and the implications of the Double Triangle for our ideas and for our afterlives.
Clear Words: Aphorisms by Prokhor Ozornin
Price: Free! Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
This book is a collection of aphorisms and short sentences - mainly philosophic, sometimes humorous, at times intriguing, and even rhymed ones can be found in the depths. They all serve one ultimate purpose - to make you see more than what is shown on your TV, help you think deeper than a common playboy, aid you to become kinder in heart and deeds and wiser in life.
The Concept Of Hijab by Maryam Abdulmumin
Price: Free! Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Essay » Sociology
This is a short eBook that explains the concept of hijab in Islam and its significance to Muslims. The purpose of this book is to clear out any misconception that non-Muslims have about the hijab.
Essay: Life After Death? by Don P. Bick
Price: Free! Words: 760. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Death doesn't exist in reality. You will live again and again, gradually developing greater states of awareness with each succeeding life. Death is perhaps one of the greatest disillusions surrounding mankind!
Solving Zeno's Paradoxes by John Northern
Price: Free! Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Zeno's paradoxes have mystified scientists, mathematicians, philosophers, and laymen for nearly two thousand five hundred years. Now, you can read the solution to Zeno's paradoxes in this short paper.
Cosmic Despair: An Essay by Edward E. Rochon
Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression
A reflection on despair and its coloring of existence. Views and options on resolving misery spelled out. Nirvana, City of God and suicide outlines considered in a collage with doubts and contradictions highlighted. The conclusion is that despair is pointless and constipating to mind and body.
Ass/u/me by Darrel Miller
Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
The author wonders what it means when people assume and offers some insights into what assumptions are, why we assume, and why it might be best to not assume at all.
My Private Hell by Mark Trimeloni
Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
I never wanted to be born. The horrifying truth of the life I never wanted. From the harsh revelation of telling my mother. To the diseases that have almost taken my life. A graphic work of non-fiction. Step into my world. If you dare.
Wrestling With Oresteia by TJ Seitz
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
A non-fiction piece about the concept of Fate inspired by something said in the novel Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami.
News from Taiwan by Alton Thompson
Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014 by Dimetrodon Media Arts. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Essay » Literature
Don't miss the latest report from Taroko Gorge on Taiwan's east coast. Here is news you can use—even if the upheavals rocking this idyllic spot are not obvious at first glance. A richly illustrated reflection on time and human endeavour. Second edition features new colour photographs plus bonus excerpts from '1001 Nights & Other Short Stories.'
The Flag of Inconvenience by Khaled Farag & Caren Knight
Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014 by Spangaloo Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
"A thought provoking and powerful memoir taking a voyage through the oceans of the mind, to a destination yet undecided and undefined..."
Ética na prática by Ediberto Tadeu Pedroso
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,770. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 14, 2012 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
A proposta desta obra é mostrar ao leitor os aspectos práticos da ética no quotidiano da vida. O texto não tem a pretensão de estabelecer regras de conduta ética. Muito pelo contrário, escrito em estilo crónica e à luz de máximas consagradas de sabedoria, o livro busca associar os pensamentos ao agir ético do ser humano extraídos do quotidiano da vida e da própria experiência do autor.