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Man Tzu's Art of Dating
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,230. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
This is a satirical modification of Sun Tzu's Art of War, telling you everything you need to know about relationships, from asking a woman out on your first date, to navigating arguments, and how to interact with your children.
The Living Art of Ketsugo Jujutsu
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,530. Language: American English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
Sensei Peter Freedman’s light-hearted view of the development of martial arts, past and present, gives us an appreciation for what has been done, and anticipation of what is still to be discovered. Sensei Freedman’s diverse, real-world martial arts experience is shocking and even frightening at times, but he has taken the high road at every opportunity.
Love From The Heart
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
What is Love? How many types of Love are there? And why do we spend so much time focusing on this quality in our lives? This book goes into the history of Love, the types of Love as originally defined by the Greeks, and Unconditional Love.
Philosophical Fragments Of Your Ancient Name
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,830. Language: American English. Published: October 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
A Journey of Self-Discovery into the Sanctuary of Your Soul - and Beyond! An eclectic compilation of thoughts, musings, rants, observations, fears and hopes, 'Philosophical Fragments Of Your Ancient Name' takes you on a journey of self-discovery from the outer edges of our solar system to the sanctuary of your soul - and beyond! Good news, this is a book written by 'everyman' for 'everyman' !
Contra Nominalism: An Essay
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Price: Free! Words: 8,480. Language: American English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Shows the opposing views of Realism and Nominalism with the intent to uphold realism. Plato's work 'Parmenides' is discussed and partially analyzed. Aristotle and Plato's view on universals (archetypes) discussed. It shows how ideas as real objects of perception can be rationally supported using the geometric point. Shows how relationships and existence are inseparable and yet distinct in nature.
Life - Dream or Reality
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu
What is life? This has been an age-old question for philosophy as well as science. There is also a related question about reality: what is real and what is unreal? Ancient philosophies like Vedanta assert that there is only one reality and that is Brahm (or God), everything else is unreal. The book discusses dream, fiction, reality, and unreality from philosophical and scientific points of view.
An E-book About Fallacies of Causation
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Price: Free! Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This short e-book consists of an attempt to describe fallacies of causation. It discusses five specific fallacies of causation. It has been written to be something of an introductory text that is both accessible and non-intimidating.
Fractionated Second
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 10,840. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
“When nature suffers because it is destroyed by human activities, the notion of beauty is really losing its meaning, because nothing is more aesthetic than the natural beauty.”-Marieta Maglas
Phronesys - Aporetic Fragments
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Phronesys is a compilation of notes, aphorisms and reflections of a philosophical nature. In Phronesy intentionality of thought goes out of his theoretical matrix for eventuation, claiming its operative way, in the practical sphere. Here the Aporia is produced by the ambivalence of ethical and moral reflection that accompanies the dispersion of being in the existing streams.
Austin's Golden Rubaiyat: The Text
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Logic
This edition contains the creme de la creme of my more omaresque quatrains, about 150, Inspired by Omar, I have endeavored to capture his spirit for more modern times, although I have surely been influenced by Edward FitzGerald’s translated gems.
Gifts from a Muse
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 9,670. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
This book of poems by Lane Farmer Schroeder, she feels, are truly gifts from outside herself. For her cover Allan Weaver’s sculpture of Erato, Muse of Romantic Poetry, symbolizes this creative process. Words of inspiration, contemplation reflection and devotion await to stir the mind and linger in the reader’s heart.
L'Art du Feng Shui
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,580. Language: French. Published: November 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Zen
Présentation de l'Editeur sur ce livre "L'Art du Feng Shui - Maitrisez les Eléments" Un secret rapporté de la chine antique, mais toujours d'Actualité ! " Découvrez comment le Feng Shui peut transformer votre vie et considérablement améliorer votre bien-être ! " Si vous recherchez : ¤ La paix intérieure ¤ L'abondance ¤ Une meilleure santé ¤ Une amélioration de votre bien-être ¤ Une vie plus harmo
Zen Haiku: Haiku derived from the Zen Teachings of Huang Po on Mind Transmission
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Price: $6.88 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Zen
Ancient Zen wisdom in easy to understand haiku poetry! This book presents Huang Po’s enlightened Zen teachings in simple straight-forward language that is easily comprehended even by those who are completely new to Zen ideas.
How I Invented A Time Machine
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 9,310. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
"I had an ordinary life just like yours. Everything changed when I invented a time machine. Let me tell you how I did it. Then I'll tell you what happened after I did it." In this compact, dazzling novelette (9500 words), our time traveller-narrator discovers that when you break the biggest rule of them all, the Consequences might not be what you expect.
21 Moral Essays From Francis Bacon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,000. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
The Essays or Counsels, Civil and Moral, of Francis Bacon Ld. Verulam Viscount St. Albans
the most common mistake
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,860. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
What is a mistake? A walk through the garden with your eyes blinded by a scatter of thoughts and your hand stretched out; you don't feel it, you're searching for something, and your thoughts betray you. We reach for the fruit of knowledge, as a temptation of the wild animal, the beast within us, convinces us to seek the advantage, while we banish ourselves from our own paradise.
The Greatness of Kung Fu
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,320. Language: American English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
Grandmaster Wong is a fourth-generation successor of the renowned Southern Shaolin monastery in Putian, China. Living in Malaysia, he travels the world spreading the "greatness of kung fu" throughout the world through the Shaolin Wahnam institute. Learn about the masters Sifu Wong studied under and hear stories of how he trained and how he has been working to improve kung fu teaching methods.
Fight, Flight, or Hide. The Guide to Surviving a Mass Shooting
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,770. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
Mass shootings are horrible tragedies, and they are incredibly unpredictable. However, tragedies such as this only get worse if we don’t prepare for them. This book is a short, easy-to-read guide for preparing for these kinds of tragedies. Intended for everyone, it addresses three varieties of responses to a mass shooter. If prepared, you can improve your odds of surviving a mass shooting
Deliver Us From Evil...
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,040. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
What is suffering and where does it come from? Human beings, unlike the rest of nature, are burdened not only with pain and suffering, but also nagging questions about why evil things happen to us. This ebook offers no answers, but tries to clarify the questions.
Once Upon A Future Time: A Note to the You Who is Me at One Hundred
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Price: Free! Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Essay » Sociology
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.