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Making and Unmaking Whiteness in Early New South Fiction After the Civil War
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,650. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature
An essay in literary/historical criticism and critical race studies. Examines how popular fiction contributed to and contested Jim Crow segregation and white supremacy in the U.S. in the 1880s and after. Focuses on the popular “command performance” scene, in which blacks performed for whites. Many authors are discussed; four receive special attention: J.C. Harris, Dunbar, Chopin, and Hopkins.
They Mystery...or not of the Church that Grows
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / Growth
Many Christian Pastors and Laymen act or pretend, as if Church Growth is some kind of mystical thing that we really can't grasp, something like the wind. Why one church grows and another is a mystery. Is it really a mystery? Surely there is a "supernatural" element to Church Growth, but is that all it is? After spending over 20 years in the church, here's what I've seen and learned.
New York - Community, Spaces and Performance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders, Essay » Business
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In the Social Age, we exist in many communities, both online and real. The ways we come together, the importance of the spaces we create and inhabit, the ways we co-exist, all of this fascinates me. In this essay I'm reflecting on three aspects of the New York: 'Spaces', 'Community' and 'Performance'.
Now That I'm Mature
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,530. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Essay » Literature
Author Sylvia Morice loves to poke fun at herself, and she does it expertly with this humorous collection of short essays that tackles such diverse subjects as hot-air balloons, lost jewelry, playing in a ukulele band aboard a cruise ship, her phobias of mice and dentists and many other diverse topics. Readers everywhere will enjoy her, "I can't believe I just did that", writing style.
Reading To Write, a Novel Way to Write a Novel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,440. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
In his writing workbook A Story is a Promise, Bill Johnson teaches the mechanics of how to tell a story. The foundation of that process is that a story creates movement and the movement transports the audience. That is the intent of the storyteller, to transport his or her audience. Now, in Reading To Write, a Novel Way to Write a Novel, he uses detailed reviews of the opening pages of popular no
The HHOPP engine
Series: The Hummingbird, supplemental. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Essay » Technology
A way of building high displacement engines (internal combustion, stirling, and diesel) in incredibly small physical packages. With all other things considered equal, the HHOPP version of the same power and displacement engine will be 1/4 the size or smaller than conventional designs. Bonus--the Million ton flywheel
Political Moments
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,640. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Political Moments is a collection of quotes taken from the novel 'A Dangerous God, bastards of angels' and other works. It covers areas such as war, politics, evolution, free will, religion, humanism, tyranny, liberty, economics.
Hello: We Speak the Truth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Free will & determinism, Essay » Sociology
Explores the dynamics of the mind, the origin of consciousness, the reality of existence and personal transformation.