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Pain Below the Equator by Scott Skipper
Price: Free! Words: 13,430. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Sociology(4.00 from 1 review)
This is the frank journal of a six week tour of South America from Buenos Aires, around the horn to Valparaíso, Easter Island and Peru, chronicling the good the bad and the insane of the southern continent.
What I Nearly Forgot by Paul Corusoe
Price: Free! Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Categories: Essay » Sociology(4.00 from 1 review)
A summer afternoon's hike to a wild river island becomes a man's metaphysical journey back to childhood - to ghost trains, tadpoles, and his sense of growing frailty.
100 Things Anyone Can Be Grateful For by Julie Richie
Price: Free! Words: 490. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Essay » Sociology(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Life got you down? Try gratitude and watch your mood lift. Here are 100 things you can already be grateful for.
Shit I Believe In by Enir Nabu
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Decision-making & problem solving(4.88 from 16 reviews)
These are random tweets taken from my Twitter account. I have epiphanies all the time so I jot them down. People said write a book about all these thoughts. So I did.
Wabash Cannonball Bridge by John Dappert
St. Francisville, Illinois, (Home of the famous Black Jewell Popcorn company) has a great treasure our family visited recently. We had long heard the story of how a local farmer, tired of the long distance hauling grain to Vincennes, Indiana on the other side of the Wabash, had bought the abandoned railroad bridge to make his travel shorter.
Fear Psychology by George J Cole
Price: Free! Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology
The author advances a theory of human behaviour based on the concept of a primal fear of not surviving. Evidence of such a fear is presented, and the ways we assuage or suppress it are described. These reveal its relevance to the emotions of love, anger, addiction and depression. A suggestion for dealing with the fear rationally, is offered.
A nessuno interessa cosa hai mangiato per pranzo! by Leonetta Gattasorniona Bartolozzi
Price: Free! Words: 5,690. Language: Italian. Published: March 24, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Screenplays » Comedy
Cinquanta idee mainstream per i tuoi status. Antologia di stati di Facebook a testimonianza dello Zeitgeist del fate girare, cazzo.
Adaptability, a Blessing or a Curse? by Chet Shupe
Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Categories: Essay » Sociology
This essay reveals how our brains adapt to painful situations by taking comfort in illusions. By finding fulfillment in beliefs and dreams, we have "normalized" a way of life that is not sustainable. Our eventual survival requires a way of life based on intimacy. Finding comfort in the moment, we would no longer be dependent on dreams, and thus also on the "truths" by which we hope to realize them
I, Society by Anthony North
Price: Free! Words: 14,980. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Here's my second volume of reasoned rants. I call it I, Society because many of the short essays are the result of my concept of socio-psychology - that the social and psychological are often mixed. The idea has led to some interesting, if off-beat takes on life, society and you. Enjoy. And if not, maybe you’re part of my concept of psycho-sociology.
Truth Is In The Mind Of The Beholder by M. D. Wadsworth
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management
This essay is for anyone who wants less stress and more comfort in their life. It explains that some of the things that you believe to be true are not true. It shows how these untrue, truths cause you stress and conflict. It also describes how to challenge and decide whether you should retain or discard your truths. Begin a quest to reduce the irritations, anger, and conflicts in your life.
The Little Knights by Berta Jereb
Price: Free! Words: 34,450. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
This work could not be written without scientific research. It is about those, who as children, had their bout with cancer. These children were in pain, were frightened to death, were lonely, felt abandoned and felt injustice. In the booklet we see them as young adults, we meet them on the street, do not notice them, but they carry within them many a treasure and secret, unknown to us.
Порочные мысли by Валерий Ершов
Price: Free! Words: 8,180. Language: Russian. Published: June 15, 2012 by L&L Publishing. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Уважаемый читатель! Этим произведением Я попытаюсь совратить Вашу душу, а точнее соблазнить познанию истоков истины, как змей соблазнил Еву, дав ей запретный плод, так и я предлагаю окунуться в начала Вашего бытия.
Too Much Spirituality by Samuel Butler
Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Essay » Sociology
Can There Be Too Much Spirituality? Six examples of too much spirituality, plus a Zen Story about the fact that we do not have as much control in our life as we think we have..
درب الخير و الشر by Mohamed Ayyash
Price: Free! Words: 5,880. Language: Arabic. Published: April 13, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology
أهلاً بك قارئي الحبيب ، إن الكتاب الذي بين يديك يتعامل مع موضوع في غاية الأهمية , موضوع لا يخص إنسانا دون الآخر , و لا فردا بعينه ، و لا شريحة بذاتها بل يخص جميع أفراد المجتمع . مما لا شك فيه أن الإنسان يسأل نفسه في كل وقت وحين هل هو من الأشرار أم من الخيرين ؟! يوم يقال لشخص أنت شرير و يوم يقال أنت طيب جداً , لذلك من المهم أن تعرف نفسك في أي صف تقف .
The Grasshopper and the Ant, or the Beautiful and the Damned? Why We Have What We Have, and How Government Should Take What it Needs for Charity by Daniel Badger
Price: Free! Words: 18,160. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Sociology
This essay examines the roles of luck and hard work in determining lifetime earnings, and summarizes research showing that at least half of what we earn is explained by the "birth accidents" of gender, genes and parents. The implication for tax policy is that a sharply progressive income tax--a "Fortune Tax"--passes the tests for both fairness and efficiency. (18,000 words, 18 charts)
Notes from Underground: A Cold War Missileer Goes Home by Paul Kijinski
Price: Free! Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Essay » Sociology(2.00 from 1 review)
The author, a missile launch control officer in the waning years of the Cold War, returns to his old Air Force unit in North Dakota. His goal is to learn firsthand how today's missileers are faring in the gray environment of the post-Cold War era.
The Concept Of Hijab by Maryam Abdulmumin
Price: Free! Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Essay » Sociology
This is a short eBook that explains the concept of hijab in Islam and its significance to Muslims. The purpose of this book is to clear out any misconception that non-Muslims have about the hijab.
Crabs by Paul Corusoe
Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Categories: Essay » Sociology
They bring a world-wide end to violence, complete personal serenity, and total joy. Why not then allow an alien crustacean to burrow its spiny tentacle deep into your cerebellum?