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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. Category: Essay » Author profile
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. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Biography
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: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: 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: $8.95 USD. Words: 51,870. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Sartoris Literary. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
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: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,910. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: 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.
Praga dos (a) Mal-Amados (a)
By CLEBERSON EDUARDO DA COSTA
Series: AMAR SE APRENDE AMANDO. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 6,290. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Latin American Poetry
O presente livro, de uma forma poética e filosófica, irônica, cômica e, muitas vezes também questionadora, trata da temática do amor entre os diferentes sexos e gêneros humanos, centrando-se nos paradoxos entre o “amor apaixonado”; o “amor romântico” e as concepções de amor modernas como, por exemplo, "pegar", "ficar", "sair" e/ou "dar um lance".
Cocos2d-JS Make a mobile game in 2 days
By Shreedhara C A
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Essay » Technology
A all rounder book that focuses all about how fast you can develop game as fast as 2 days to completely develop the game end to end in Cocos2d-JS/HTML5 and release it to the android market. Covers all aspects of Mobile Game Development, and publishing.
РАК
By Georgij Turjanskij
Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 24,230. Language: Russian. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
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: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: 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
"Why I am a Christian"
By Dr.Timothy Sng
Price: Free! Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
The author describes why he is a Christian. Step by step, from the belief in God to the understanding of the complexity of man, to the realization of God as a Person and a Merciful and Compassion God, who gave Jesus as Savior of the World, when He surrendered His Life on Calvary for the sins of Mankind. This was the greatest act of justification for mankind forever.
Ancient Tyrants
By AleciaBoyer
Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
Regardless of ancient history or current times, plundering and conquering other countries, forcing them to submit, enslaving their people, stealing their goods, or forcing them into a religion is an act of terrorism.
Vanishing Village: The Struggle for Community in the New West
By Evan Blythin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,810. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Rural
Just a few miles beyond the bright lights of the Las Vegas Strip and the surrounding suburbs, a quiet village vigorously resists the insistent pull of the metropolis. The villagers believe the modern way, the urban way is not necessarily the best way. They want to make their own rules and set their own standards, insisting that one size does not fit all.
content analysis
By Faten90
Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
content analysis
Headlong Into Darkness
By Roger Russell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Essay » Technology
We are on a fast track ride into the future. The speed of change is exponential and the predictions of just yesterday are today already outdated. In the light of new cyber technology space travel is unnecessary, the world has become a single massive brain and our ideas of how we will live in the future are completely invalid. This is not fiction. Some food for thought…
Migration: The COMPAS Anthology
By COMPAS
Price: Free! Words: 109,290. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
Migration: The COMPAS Anthology is a unique compendium of short articles and poems on the multiple interlinked practices, policies, responses and experiences that make up the phenomenon ‘migration’. Migration experts join with winners from COMPAS’ poetry competition to give their take on migration, ranging from personal reflections to succinct topic overviews.
G-TRAX Devo's-Real People, Real Faith: Barnabas
By Ron Fast
Series: Real People, Real Faith, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
There are people in the Bible who are well known, like Paul, and Peter, and John. We all know that they were a very important part of the early church. There are others who were just as important to the church but are not that well known. Barnabas is one of those people. But as we will find out, he had a very important role in the early church.
Beyond Freeways: Community, Commerce, and Contention along Los Angeles's 710 Corridor
By Justin Gerdes
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 12,610. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014 by Richard Risemberg. Category: Essay » Technology
This is a report on the continuing controversy over Los Angeles officialdom's obsession with expanding and extending the 710 freeway corridor to accommodate freight traffic from the ports, despite the harm it already causes communities along the route, and in spite of the alternatives offered to more-of-the-same.
When Less Was More and We Knew What More IS
By Randy (Passions Call) Goss
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
A look into our past, our present and our future if we continue to re-assimilate the meaning of "more" and "less".
Seeds of Hope
By Robert E Vonne
Price: Free! Words: 2,330. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 10, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
This four-part essay plunges into the greatest dilemma of our age: Humanity's very survival. It's my contention that not only do we have the ability to survive and thrive on our planet, we also have the will and adaptability. I see four main areas of improvement and reason for hope that have sprung up in my lifetime, and I believe that they will bear the ultimate fruit for us: Long-term survival.
The Temple Grandin Autism Effect
By Tom Jacibons
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014 by Amber Ink Publishing. Category: Essay » Sociology
Temple Grandin has had a long lasting impact on the Autism Community. She is by far the most famous person living with Autism. While there are many positive factors to her legacy there are also some hidden negative impacts on how her legacy has affected autism. This book explores some of those hidden negative impacts her legacy has had on the future of your autistic child.