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The Road to Life by Edward E. Rochon
Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays(1.00 from 1 review)
Two paths to wisdom compared. The seer with crystal ball and the soldier who drills. One tries to divine the future; one tries to see clearly what is immediately before him. One accumulates knowledge as a focus; one eliminates error as a focus. The soldier has the better way. The seer competes with God. The crystal ball can lie; but the truth lies before us. Some comments on Georgia Guidestones.
Once Upon A Future Time: A Note to the You Who is Me at One Hundred by Robert T. Belie
Price: Free! Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Very few people have made it to the 100 year mark, even today with countless medical and technological advances turning the world upside down. So what would the you of now say to the you of then? Are you the same person? Or is life lived in segments by different people sharing the same name and same DNA? This is one letter. My letter. To the Me of Then, should I ever reach that remarkable age.
Gay Gene by Luis Alexandre Ribeiro Branco
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
When we think about postmodernism we have to consider its implication in every aspect of society and none would doubt that homosexuality is one of these major implication especially for the contemporary church. The influence of relativism and the paradigm shift in humanity made homosexuality not just acceptable, but in many cases a norm.
Jean-François Lyotard: A Response to Jean-François Lyotard's View of Postmodernism and the Denial of the Metanarratives by Luis Alexandre Ribeiro Branco
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
A response to Jean-François Lyotard’s view of postmodernism and the denial of the metanarratives
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..."
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.
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.
News from Taiwan by Alton Thompson
Price: Free! Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Essay » Literature
Don't miss the latest report from Taroko Gorge on the east coast of Taiwan. Here is news you can use—even if Taroko's dramatic events are not apparent at first glance. (Illustrated.)
Коммуны как итог краха всей цивилизации by Nizovtsev Yury
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,380. Language: Russian. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
О возможности появления на обломках нынешней технологической цивилизации с государственно-капиталистической системой управления равновесно-экологической цивилизации в виде самоорганизующихся и самоуправляющихся сообществ.
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 Universe in an Hourglass: A Time for Everything by Bryan Scott Butler
Price: Free! Words: 17,070. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Magnetism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays(3.33 from 3 reviews)
This book is the Theory of Everything: infinity, Universal Truth, mathematics, science, time, nothingness, and origins. All theories should have a consistent fellowship with one another, which provides undeviating, unwavering and unfailing reliability. In principle, the outcome of every experiment is predictable. Given that there are only so many possible outcomes, understanding is certain.
The Point of Life is the Explosion of Experience Into Ideas by Akilesh Ayyar
Price: Free! Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
The most interesting and fundamental question in the world is what we’re doing here in this life. What’s the point? I spent years thinking about this question — going through psychology and western and eastern philosophy, and asking this question over and over. I think I have an answer, at least a certain kind of partial answer. It lies in the power of self-expression to reveal beauty, complexity,
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.
A Collection of Musings: On Knowledge, Life, Love and Poetry by John Espinoza
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,800. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
As someone who embraced the blog as a joyous platform for free expression, I've put many observations, polemics & essays into the blogosphere, where they are left to age and die of loneliness. I've assembled a collection of my favorites on the heady topics of Knowledge, Life & Love, and even included a few Poetic touches. I hope they will bring the reader as much pleasure as they brought me.
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.
Peace of Woods by Leola Harlan Crosley
Price: Free! Words: 9,460. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Essay » Author profile
An Anthology of observational essays, Peace of Woods contains some philosophical, humorous, and heart-warming personal experiences from the author's life.
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.