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The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other (Volume 6)
Series: The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other. Price: Free! Words: 95,530. Language: American English. Published: September 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This book contains 250 stories about good deeds, including this one: One kind thing that cosplayers Rei-doll and Ryoko-demon of Russia, co-founders of R&R ArtGroup, do is to allow repostings of their photographs — provided that their photographs are not used for commercial purposes or photo-manipulations and provided that the reposter provides links and credit.
Becoming a Technical Leader
Series: The Psychology of Technology, Book 5 · Consulting Secrets, Book 5 · Software Testing, Book 5. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,430. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(4.00 from 1 review)
A personalized guide to developing the qualities that make a successful technical leader. We all possess the ingredients for leadership, some better developed than others. The book focuses on the problem-solving style–a unique blend of skills in 3 main areas: innovation, motivation, and organization. Ways to analyze your own leadership skills, with practical steps for developing those skills.
The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other (Volume 4)
Series: The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 89,890. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book contains 250 accounts of good deeds, including this one: On 22 July 2013, Redditor Sfugious posted a photo on Imgur of a note that a co-worker received thanking him for a good deed. The note stated, “Hats off to Phil who found my phone. U r a life saver. I’ll name my first born after you. She won’t be happy about the name change but too bad.”
Leadership is a Personal Choice
Price: Free! Words: 57,000. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
“There are forking times in history. Times characterized by uneasy rumblings, turmoil, warfare. Times where the foundations of the structures of society are shaken. A time when for this very reason, a window opens briefly in the landscape of life where the actions of a single man or woman can change the path of destiny. This is such a time.” Mirza Yawar Baig, September, 2007
I'll Blog Till I Drop
Price: Free! Words: 59,130. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
I write a daily blog offering support and comfort to fellow Parkinson's sufferers and caregivers. I was diagnosed at age 44 and write with raw honesty about all topics relating to living with a chronic degenerative disease. Writing candidly from personal experience and straight from my heart enables others in similar circumstances to relate to what I am saying.
The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other (Volume 5)
Series: The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 88,900. Language: American English. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
THIS BOOK CONTAINS 250 STORIES OF GOOD DEEDS. One of the victims of the 11 September 2001 terrorist attacks was former Bruin Ace Bailey, who died aboard one of the hijacked airliners that struck New York’s World Trade Center. Mr. Orr visited Mr. Bailey’s widow, Katherine, the following day. Mrs. Bailey said, “Bobby will always have a place in my heart.”
iMigration
Price: Free! Words: 51,850. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
It all began with one question: “What if, for just a moment, I assume that my whole life is perfectly normal?” The result of my breakthrough is iMigration, an idea that let me escape beliefs that were hurting and holding me back. iMigration gives an empowering perspective to a new generation of people living a truly global lifestyle. If you're one of them, this book is for you.
Darla's Song
Price: Free! Words: 61,430. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"Darla's Song" is the true tale of a senior American Eskimo dog, all but abandoned to die. She is adopted by a loving woman and her reluctant husband. Over the course of time, Darla melts even the coldest of hearts and sets into motion some life-altering experiences for everyone within her reach.
That Changes Everything!
Price: Free! Words: 65,770. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Friendship, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
I have found that the journey of life is full of ups and downs with many aspects of joy, pain, hope, and frustrations as we journey through the multiple decisions and consequences that follow. How we handle those hills and valleys is as unique as life itself. Maybe my story will give insight to many mistakes and perhaps even provide a chance to glean some wisdom from the victories.
Fighting Back & Winning
Price: Free! Words: 52,170. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
The sequel to "Fighting Back" which covers the first 58 days of Rosann's fight againt tremendous odds. Givem 2-4 months to live in March, 2011, Rosann continues her fight against non-smoker's lung cancer, brain tumors and emergency brain surgery that made her legally blind.This book carries her fight to it's conclusion. Did she win? You decide, but be prepared for a surprise ending.
Creating Consciousness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,280. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010 and represented by John Low. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Creating Consciousness is a spiritual & intellectual treasure from Zen Master Albert Low. Low’s main thesis, drawn deeply from the wisdom of Zen and decades of his own meditation, is that each individual is a divided reality. The fact that we are one and yet divided, at the center and the periphery, leads to Low’s discussion of ambiguity, creativity, & violence as integral to human existence.
The Great American Walkabout
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,210. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
The Great American Walkabout is the story of three men who set off on foot for an Epic voyage across the United States; from what inspired them to how they managed to pull together through difficulties and countless challenges. Through exciting and harrowing experiences they crossed snowy mountains, deserted plains, and arid deserts on foot, never sure where their next meal would come from.
Full Time & Sub-Nine: Fitting Iron Distance Training into Everyday Life
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 82,140. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Whether you’re training to finish a triathlon or just looking for an inspirational story, Full Time & Sub-Nine - written by triathlete, Naval Academy graduate, submarine officer, Eagle Scout and cancer survivor David Glover - will help you find the balance and inspiration in your own life with endurance sports or with any other passion you might have.
Far From Home - Stories of the homeless and the search for the heart's true home
Price: Free! Words: 57,820. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness
Mention the word 'homeless' and most people imagine an old tramp in a doorway but, young and old, many people whose lives seem secure can experience homelessness. These moving and honest interviews invite awareness that home means more than a roof over our heads; people may become homeless or rootless within their own mind or body, society or family. Sooner or later, we all need to find our way ho
Coated With Fur: A Vet's Life
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 82,730. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
Coated With Fur celebrates the deep bond between humans and animals. Set in a veterinary pracice, the book chronicles Dr. Nelson's triumphs and trials as a young woman owning her first animal hospital. Experience each day as Kris did, from the joy of saving a dog's leg to the agony of euthanizing a long-term patient. Through it all, experience the unconditional love that animals provide.
Grief: The Great Yearning
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,140. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012 by Second Wind. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Grief: The Great Yearning by Pat Bertram is not a how-to but a how-done, a compilation of letters, blog posts, and journal entries Pat wrote while struggling to survive her first year of grief. This is an exquisite book, wrenching to read, and at the same time full of profound truths.
The Miss Dennis School of Writing and Other Lessons from A Woman's Life
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,790. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The first book by Pulitzer Prize-winner Alice Steinbach is an intimate, personal collection of essays, remembrances, and columns that follows in the creative nonfiction tradition of Anna Quindlen and May Sarton. While it recounts the experiences and observations of a divorced, working mother, it expresses hopes and fears universal to all women. Steinbach is a Baltimore Sun columnist.
Heartfelt Devotionals, 366 devotions for common sense living
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,500. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Essay » Literature
(5.00 from 1 review)
the heartfelt devotionals are short, well-written and to the point. most are sprinkled with humour. they are well thought out, crisp and snappy. the author, herself a recovered bulimic, pulls no punches but addresses a myriad of topics with honesty. some quizzes and puzzles add a different twist. this is not the usual run of the mill devotional read.
And Then It Rained: Lessons for Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,970. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Evolved Publishing brings you a story of friendship, family, and coming of age, in Megan Morrison's memoir, "And Then It Rained: Lessons for Life." ~~~~~~~~~~ Would you do it again… would you give Maya the letter? Some who know about it have asked me, as if I could actually turn back time. Would I give her the letter, knowing it would push her away?
Random Thoughts of a Common Man
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 85,880. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
This is a collection of random thoughts concerning the impact our religious beliefs have on the way we live and experience life. Not from a theologians point of view, but from the point of view of the average or common man.