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Harry Potter And The God Of Love: Reflections Of A Catholic Deacon
Price: Free! Words: 6,190. Language: Australian English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christianity / Literature & the Arts
An examination from a Catholic point of view of the Christian themes within the Harry Potter book series. The essay looks at the religious controversy as well as at the nature of magic in the books and the themes of love, death and self sacrifice.It agrees with Cardinal George Pell that the books contain sound moral and philosophical lessons and are 'a good yarn'.
LSD Hits The Books #1: Fifty Shades Of Grey
Price: Free! Words: 14,950. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
This is a book review series we here at LSD Magazine have just started, our first book is 50 Shades of Grey. Enjoy.
Southern Cuisine
Series: The Free Read Series · Growing Up Southern. Price: Free! Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » American / Southern States, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Humor
This is a humorous look at Southern food. Pork, sorghum, grits, boiled peanuts, Moon pies, and RC cola; we have it all. (Well not all but enough to tickle your funny bone).
Sci-Fi From Sonoma: Jack London, Frank Herbert, & Philip K. Dick
Price: Free! Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy, Essay » Literature
"Sci-Fi History" essays about famous writers who lived in Sonoma County, California, including Jack London, Frank Herbert, and Philip K Dick. Read about London's influence on George Orwell and 1984; about Frank Herbert's early photojournalism work that influenced characters from his "Dune" series; and about Philip K Dick's posthumous influence on dystopian sci-fi films.
The Girl on Fire: Katniss Everdeen and the Christian Symbolism in The Hunger Games
Price: Free! Words: 13,300. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / General
Christ is the Morningstar, the leader of the rebellion against Satan, the god of this world. Katniss is the Mockingjay, the leader of the rebellion against the tyrant Snow. The reaping of the tributes recalls Revelation 14. 13-20. Snow says, 'It is the things we love the most, Miss Everdeen, which destroy us.' False religions are beloved, and people are destroyed by these falsehoods they love.
Her Poetic Heart
Price: Free! Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Poetry, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Women Authors
her poetic heart is a book contain poetry about life, love, life experiences & feminism. this is debut poetry collection of Alka Bamhrolia.
传道书与论语 (吴慧芬)
Price: Free! Words: 11,890. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: December 21, 2018 by K. K. Yeo. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / Old Testament, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Ancient & Classical
本书循着跨文本诠释学的研究方法,解读《传道书》与《论语》的政治智慧。这项研究的目的,是要陈明这两份文献,在一个缺少安宁的社会与政治的生活现实中,提供可靠的智慧指引。笔者平行阅读圣经经典(《传道书》)和中华文化经典(《论语》)。基于双方持有共同但也独特的政治见解,笔者立足于学术与文本阅读信仰与文化两个传统上,建议读者如何受益于《传道书》与《论语》的政治智慧。
A Bluffer's Handbook to Machiavelli's The Prince
Price: Free! Words: 11,980. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / Italian, Essay » Political
"One of world literature's most notorius and misread works." Mark Colenutt
Paradox Lost: A Divine Comedy
Series: The Paradox Lost Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 15,650. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Ancient & Classical
(4.50 from 14 reviews)
Will a deeply indebted biologist betray evolution solely for money? Steve Adams longs for a life of adventure, making great discoveries in science, but his debts prevent him from leaving his dull job. When a mysterious Dr. Tafus offers him a high paying position at creationist school, Adams jumps at the chance. Will a lifestyle of ease cause him to abandon science for superstition?
LSD Hits The Books #3: Fifty Shades Freed
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
An in-depth review to the concluding part of everyone's favorite soft porn melodrama the 50 Shades saga. Find out what real authors think about this terrible book series.
“Honestly Speaking” in Parallel Universes - Literate Eternal Return
Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Reference
This link between the worlds is an important element, so the focus is not on one world or the other, but on both, their interaction, and if there is a point for literature if reality is already so strange and wonderful, literature itself then shape reality.
Sci-Fi Women Interviews: The 2017 Collection
Price: Free! Words: 14,020. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Feminist
This eBook includes all 2017 monthly features from Natacha Guyot's blog series "Sci-Fi Women Interviews", which celebrates women who create, write, enjoy Science Fiction.
Aegis of Athena
Price: Free! Words: 17,950. Language: American English. Published: November 1, 2019. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Ancient & Classical
Greek mythology isn't just about gods and monsters. It contains multitudes: philosophy, religion, history, psychology, economics, geography, ecology, geopolitics, the art of war and the machinations of kings. Illuminated by Janusian thinking, inspired by the US Constitution, Aegis of Athena analyzes the core myths of ancient Greece and reveals an epic and continuing struggle for global hegemony.
Indifferent Honest Christian Reflections on Hamlet
Price: Free! Words: 16,210. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Shakespeare, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Theology / Apologetics
This booklet reviews the famous play from Shakespeare while interjecting Christian thoughts.
A Conscious Effort
Price: Free! Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Poetry
My second collection of works in which the reader travels through my soul and the progression of a mind who's body has been broken and heart has turned to ice...
Poem Gift Ebook
Price: Free! Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Poetry, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
The Poem Gift Ebook is here to help you find those precious words that can be a little hard to convey, an absolutely unique idea. The Poem Gift Ebook offers Poem Templates for you to copy and then add your own personal touch via a short message at the end of each Poem. Love Poems, Friendship Poems, Baby Poems, Pet Poems and even Birthday Poems. There is even a Bad Business Feedback Poem to use
হিতোপদেশ ২০১৭
Price: Free! Words: 740. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Poetry
হিতোপদেশ ২০১৭ কবিতাকে ভিন্ন আঙ্গিকে দেখার চেষ্টায় রচিত।
Introduction to AWPHUL Poetry
Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: American English. Published: December 15, 2012. Categories: Poetry » Themes & motifs » General, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Poetry
Awful doesn't begin to describe Awphul poetry. Awful implies something jaw dropping; Awphul simply means Articulation With the PHonetic Use of Language. That means it uses things like rhyme and meter (gasp) but isn't necessarily traditional. This ebook features four Awphul poems that didn't go over well with other poets as well as a bonus short story as an incentive to suffer through the poetry.
Cover Art
Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Short Stories
(5.00 from 10 reviews)
Will the writer be able to make word count and still make every word count? Or will the bad guy do something bad? Find out in this action-packed thrill-ride! (The writer assumes no liability on the contents of this crap. Read at your own risk, and if you wipe your butt with it, may you get a paper cut. That’s all I have to say about that.)
Making Myths Before Our Eyes
Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: American English. Published: February 19, 2017. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
Stories of the fantastic let us imagine the broad strokes of our lives. This essay looks at how the modern mythology expressed in popular works of fantasy and science fiction resonates with the inner worlds of readers.