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Choose to Write by Mormon Mommy Writers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,690. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Christian » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Choose to Write is a collection of short stories, essays, and poetry by various authors who entered the 2012 Mormon Mommy Writers blog writing contest. All selections are themed around the word "Mormon," Mommy," or "Writer."
Cat-Fish & Fish-Cat by Michael Allender
Series: The Life and Times of Bindigo and Abbie Joules, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
In this fourth in a collection of fourteen short stories by Abbie Joules, her brother Bendigo is befriended by a young calico cat on their east Texas farm. Together they explore an unlikely friendship with a farm pond catfish, a relationship of discovery that enriches and changes Ben's life.
Man-Child by Michael Jenkins
Price: Free! Words: 55,580. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(5.00 from 1 review)
In this collection of 21 essays, Michael Jenkins takes a humorous approach to the stresses of every day life. Whether he is questioning how a one-thumbed co-worker might turn a doorknob or is being followed by his creepy future self in a pornographic video store, Michael's essays are funny, honest, and philosophical as an immature man searching for identity in the adult world
Solitude and Presence: Photo Reflections on Natural and Digital Ecologies by Kevin Healey
Price: Free! Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays(5.00 from 1 review)
For over a year I, along with my wife and six-year-old daughter, have rented a small, mailbox-shaped house nestled among fifteen acres of private land in Durham, New Hampshire. During our time here the forest never lost its draw, and in fact has become an unexpected source of insight for my teaching and research in the areas of media, religion, and digital culture.
“We Will Never Do An Unjust Act”: The Policies of Thomas Jefferson, Enacted by William Henry Harrison, that Forced a British Alliance with Tecumseh and Hastened War by Jason Wallace
Series: History and Historical Fiction · Rising Fast. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » History » American(5.00 from 1 review)
A carefully researched work that shows how William Henry Harrison, thanks to the now seemingly racist plans of Thomas Jefferson, catapulted himself to the Presidency based on his greed for land and desire to push Native Americans from their lands.
From “Savage” to Citizen: How Native Americans were Rewarded for Centuries of Struggle and Contribution by Jason Wallace
Series: History and Historical Fiction · Hot Picks · Rising Fast. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,190. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » History » American(5.00 from 1 review)
For centuries, most Native Americans lived in a state of limbo, neither citizen nor foreigner, at times, considered part of "domestic dependent nations" but never really having full rights. It was not until after their efforts in World War I that universal citizenship was given to Native Americans.
Land of Demons: The Proto-Colonization of Ezochi, an Alternate Model of Japanese Expansion by Jason Wallace
Series: Most Downloaded · History and Historical Fiction · Hot Picks. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » History » Asian(5.00 from 1 review)
Long before Japan was united under the Tokugawa Shogunate, the northern island of Ezo (modern Hokkaido) was invaded, ruled, and pillaged by the Japanese for financial and political gain, marginalizing the native people there. They never officially colonized the island until the late 1800s but for centuries, practiced "proto-colonization."
Star Gods: Book Four of Seeds of a Fallen Empire by Anne Spackman
Price: Free! Words: 129,210. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
In Star Gods, the action returns to an alien home world, where the alien Alessia is raised. Her mentor, Hinev, creates the immortality serum and tests it on his pupil, Alessia, who becomes one of her planet's intergalactic explorers. The explorers eventually visit the Earth of the ancient past on their long journey in space.
Dedicated to MH370 by Dr.Timothy Sng
Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions(5.00 from 1 review)
Dedicated to MH 370, in memory of the victims and their grieving families and friends, are these two short poems. A tragic incident, leaving in its wake painful memories of the fateful flight MH370 took to the air. A brief essay on grieving and working out grief. [The above poem and work is generic for all faiths and has no religious content]
The Brain Virus by Chet Shupe
Price: Free! Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile(5.00 from 1 review)
The Brain Virus is a short book that explains how humans became infected by a simple idea that changed what we value, thus, transformed how our brains process information. Our resulting unhappiness has us seeking self-help through books and therapy. But we aren’t the problem. The problem is modern cultures based on values inspired by the brain virus—cultures that we don’t emotionally understand.
A Rainy Day Reader: 100 Poems for Your Enjoyment by Stan Paregien, Sr
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,920. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
A RAINY DAY READER contains 100 poems by Stan Paregien. The poems range from the serious to the hillariously funny, from those with an academic bent to those with little redeeming social value (except for a smile or two). Great for that rainy day read. Poems include "N. Scott Momaday: A Literary Legend," "Had Any Lately?," "My Banker Ain't No Friend of Mine," "Cat Heaven," & "Smart Pills."
Finding Unauthorized Faith in Harry Potter & The Prisoner of Azkaban by Nicole L Rivera
Series: Finding Unauthorized Faith in Harry Potter, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,860. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014 by Hickey's Books. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Inspiration » 12-step programs(5.00 from 1 review)
Finding Unauthorized Faith in Harry Potter by Nicole L. Rivera addresses each of the seven books of Harry’s story as guides to exploring life’s deepest truths. Discover wisdom about friendship, courage, loyalty, and love from the Boy-Who-Lived and his magical friends.
Our Own Day Here by Richard Risemberg
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,080. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a collection of observations on community exploring how we get around, get along, and get a living in a world where not only nature but our own human nature are often hidden in plain sight.