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When the Sun refuses to Shine by Mariama Kandeh
Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Sierra Leone is at the brink of a civil war between the government's army and rebels of the Revolutionary United Front (RUF). Renegade soldiers in the war front has set up a coup to oust the government. When the Sun Refuses to Shine describes Mariama Kandeh's escape from her primary school in the city; engulfed in persistent gun shots, killings and a fear of the unknown.
Facharbeit Jane Austen - Stolz und Vorurteil by Kathrin Friesenbiller
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: German. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature
Eine Facharbeit über Jane Austens Stolz und Vorurteil Angaben zur Autorin: Leben der Autorin Epochenzuteilung Inhalt Charakterisierungen Textsorte + THEMENSPEZIFISCHE FRAGE: Unterschiede und Gemeinsamkeiten in Biografie und Charakter der Autorin Jane Austen und ihrer literarischen Figur Elizabeth Bennet
Cry Me a River by Bill Rayburn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile
When I view the best that the human spirit has to offer, it usually brings me to tears. This, I believe, is a good thing. Genuine kindness and examples of real empathy move me emotionally. As a seasoned cynic and skeptic and a non-believer in God or religion, I remain steadfastly attracted to human kindness, no matter how increasingly rare it may be.
G-TRAX Devo's-Old Testament Snapshots: Jonah by Ron Fast
Series: Old Testament Snapshots, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature
We can learn a lot about God from the story of Jonah. We can also learn a lot about us from this story. Very often we are just like Jonah. God tells us to do something hard, we say “No way God.” God takes us through lessons (sometimes very hard lessons) to teach us who He is and what He wants from us.God wants us to look at Him and not at the thing that He has asked us to do.
G-TRAX Devo's-Real People, Real Faith: Samson by Ron Fast
Series: Real People, Real Faith, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature
If you've read the Old Testament all the way through, you know that the Israelites would spend a lot of time rebelling against God. When they rebelled, God would “spank” them by sending other nations to conquer them.After they had endured a lot of pain under other nations, they would cry out to God and ask for His forgiveness and ask to be rescued from their misery. God would then send a deliverer
Invisible by Jim Hines
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,870. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature
13 essays on the importance of representation in science fiction and fantasy, with an introduction by author Alex Dally MacFarlane. Proceeds from the sale of this collection go to the Carl Brandon Society to support Con or Bust.
G-TRAX Devo's-Real People, Real Faith: Mary, Elizabeth & Zacharias by Ron Fast
Series: Real People, Real Faith, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature
Have you ever imagined what it was like for Mary to be the mother of Jesus? There had been countless prophecies about the coming Messiah. Everyone knew the Scriptures and what they told about the Messiah. But when the angel Gabriel showed up and told Mary that she would be the one, the one person in all of history, to help bring the Son of God into the world, I can't imagine how she felt.
Human Rights by nouf yaseen
What is referred to in this paper, an overview of the debate on human rights and how Islam is being given to this important issue. First to point out that the basis of all other ordinances of Islam, to achieve boundless ocean of God's nearness and Collectable. The first man to climb the twin aims of human perfection.
Ayn Rand's Promise: Fixing Objectivism, the Objectivist Movement, and Making the World a Better Place by Publius Jones
You set the price! Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Sociology
The philosophy developed by Ayn Rand through her fiction and nonfiction writings -- Objectivism -- is a breathtaking work. It should have spread more quickly in the world by now than it has done, and I hold the Objectivist movement accountable for that failure. This essay is meant as a corrective measure and to put Objectivism back on track to bring reason to the world.
Essays From a Man in Flux: Agonizing Over What it All Means by Bill Rayburn
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
A new collection (with a couple of oldies) of angst-driven existential wanderings. An ongoing project, not unlike life itself, in search of answers while knowing full well that most of them will remain out of reach. But as with being alive…..the goal is the journey. I will keep evolving until I die. Then, all bets are off.
If I Was ... Analyzing Edward Snowden by Sukhraj Takhar
Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 45,130. Language: British English. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Biography, Essay » Technology
This is an impartial review of Edward Snowden, the infamous NSA whistleblower, who in 2013, released a significant amount of classified documents into the public realm. The whole Edward Snowden affair reads like a hollywood blockbuster, and not the story of a young would-be geek, challenging the powers at be. Read the book and form your own views.
G-TRAX Devo's-Real People, Real Faith: Gideon by Ron Fast
Series: Real People, Real Faith, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature
Sometimes when God gives us something to do, like live an extreme Christian life, we think that we won’t have the strength to do the thing He asked us to do. We need to remember that God never expects us to do anything on our own strength. Just like Gideon, we need to have faith and obey while relying on Him. Gideon assumed that his weaknesses and limitations would prevent God from working.
Because I Said So: Life in The Mom Zone by Annie Oeth
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 51,870. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Sartoris Literary. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Essay » Sociology
In these stories, the love, strength, humor and super powers of mothers are hailed for the wonders that they are.
Some Things My Grandparents Taught Me by Mike Proko
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,910. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Some Things My Grandparents Taught me is everything I learned growing up in a Russian / Czech / Irish household. All the important things in your life, not from your folks, the really good stuff you learned from your grandparents. Am I right? All of the quotes in this book are not necessarily from my grandparents but they are the bedrock of my tutelage.
РАК by Georgij Turjanskij
Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 24,230. Language: Russian. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Essay » Literature
В основу повести положены реальные факты. В центре повествования больной раком, его семья и его окружение, вовлечённые в эту схватку. История, рассказанная автором, безусловно, является в первую очередь художественным произведением, а не пособием по лечению. Цель автора: заставить читателя задуматься о том, отчего возникает эта страшная болезнь.
G-TRAX Devo's-Real People, Real Faith: David by Ron Fast
Series: Real People, Real Faith, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Literature
We live in a world that seems to be crumbling at the seams. We live in a world that is full of fear. People live in fear of their lives. Your generation is growing up in a world of guns, terrorist attacks, and lots-o drugs. It seems that our country has taken all their morals and tossed them out the window. How can a person growing up in this world be assured of anything