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The Power of Acceptance: One Year of Mindfulness and Meditation
Price: Free! Words: 31,650. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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For a day, a week, even a month at a time, she had the feeling continuously. It was the feeling of connection with the Divine, and Mollie Player wanted to hold on to it forever. But how? The Power of Acceptance is a year-long journal in which she shares her attempt to do a sitting meditation each day, then remain in the state of meditation as much as possible after that.
Marching Orders
Price: Free! Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
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Military service and life in the Kingdom of God have a great deal in common. The author explores some of the similarities by drawing on his own experiences in the United States Air Force and his life as a Christian.
Simon Ships Out: How one brave, stray cat became a worldwide hero
Price: Free! Words: 74,880. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
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When Simon, a mischievous young cat, is smuggled on board HMS Amethyst, his simple life amidst the streets of Hong Kong is transformed into an adventure fit for heroes. Based on the true events of Amethyst’s ‘Yangtze Incident’, Simon quirky yet emotional cat’s eye narrative is sure to move and entertain all who read it.
A Less Than Golden Life: Finding Meaning in the Average Life Story
Price: Free! Words: 26,600. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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In A Less Than Golden Life, author Jason Golden invites you along a journey through his 'average' life. With honest humor and hilarious self-revelation, he shows that both beauty and meaning can be found in even the most average life stories. And the need for this beauty to be shared with the world. Whether you are searching for more to life, or just looking for a fresh story you can relate to.
Owner of the House
Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: American English. Published: October 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Humanism
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Telemarketers: the true story of how my son and I beat the machine and had a good laugh doing it.
Edge of the Earth
Price: Free! Words: 84,250. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
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Edge of the Earth is a storyteller's memoir. It takes the reader from Aunt Tassie's cider cellar, a couple miles down the road to the Woodstock Festival, on to the punishing waves of Hawaii's North Shore and to three of the four corners of the earth. Ultimately, this book is as much a recollection of the lives of those encountered along the author's seven decade journey as it is an autobiography.
All Creatures Great and Famous: Interviewing Stars of the '70s
Price: Free! Words: 17,330. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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The behind-the-scenes stories of a young writer interviewing celebrities in the 1970s, the adventures and the pitfalls. This little book reveals all.
Jasper and Van
Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
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Short simple memoirs of my life growing up in Houston, Texas. In this very short story, two young whimsical boys go off on an adventure to find monsters.
The Voice of Fukushima: A Cry From The Heart - Ground Zero 01: Earthquake
Series: The Voice of Fukushima: A Cry from the Heart. Price: Free! Words: 37,620. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Asian
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In Part 1 of the ebook serial “The Voice of FUKUSHIMA - A Cry From the Heart” Yogan Baum, longtime resident of Yotsukura, a fishing village near Fukushima, relates how he experienced the M 9.0 Tohoku mega quake of 3/11/2011. Awed by the intensity of the experience he is unaware of its consequences. This book weaves a tapestry entwining both raw terror and some of the fruits of years of reflection.
The Bipolar Bear
Price: Free! Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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The Bipolar Bear is a 5200-word non-fiction story about my late father, who was the strongest and most intelligent person I’ve ever known. He loved to laugh, make others laugh, and people were drawn to his charms. He was very affectionate and loving, and the scariest and most violent man you can imagine.
Servant of the King: Memoir of Modern Apostle Kemper Crabb
You set the price! Words: 43,530. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Evangelism
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11 MILLION SALVATIONS. 1,800 CHURCHES. 400 ORPHANAGES. Nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize by Mother Teresa. 3-TIME NOBEL PEACE PRIZE NOMINEE. From the palaces of kings, to the slums of India, and to the belly of dungeon-like prisons, Kemper Crabb spreads salvation, love, and alleviation of suffering. BONUS! Includes Kemper's Spiritual Warfare Training Handbook. https://vimeo.com
The Pea
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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The author (Agent 33) recounts the day that he and his son found an unusual object inside a spray paint can. Approx. 1100 words. Violence: None. Sex: None. Drug usage: None. Mr. Malloy: Not present. Strangeness level: Moderate.
The Pink Marine Unloaded: A Collection of Letters I Sent to my Family from Marine Corps Boot Camp
Price: Free! Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
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This a collection of letters and pictures from my time in Marine Corps Boot Camp and is an ancillary piece to the best-selling memoir, The Pink Marine -- which is a true story about Marine Corps Boot Camp.
MY THINKING MADE ME DO IT
Price: Free! Words: 71,020. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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you know that time when your child has committed an infraction and you’re trying to be stern and your heart is bursting with love? Well, that’s the way we felt when we asked tiny Mark, “why?”, and he replied, “My thinking made me do it.”
In the Eyes of the Beholder
Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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This is the third vignette in the non-fiction series of my childhood, nearly 60 years ago, in London, England. After my parents divorced, there was, apparently, very little money for my mother and us three children. Today, I'm not so sure about the money, because my mother managed to save enough to buy a house...
Tewahedo Woman
Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: American English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
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While on an autumn morning bike ride in east Charlotte (USA), the author is suddenly summoned by a distressed Ethiopian lady on the side of the road. Very closely based on real-life events on October 16, 2016. Approx. 1300 words. If this little tale were a movie, it would be rated G.
The Cottage: A True Haunted House Story
Price: Free! Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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The true, short story of a family coping with life in a cottage where they experience months of paranormal phenomena. Jess, her husband Gabe, and their two young children deal with the unexplained the best that they can before, to their relief, they find themselves moving to a new city. They happily leave the cottage, not knowing their brush with haunted houses is far from over.
Discarded No Longer Required
You set the price! Words: 34,590. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
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The MoD is supposed to care for our veterans. A young seriously wounded soldier was refused treatment at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham because he was not English! Some very seriously wounded young veterans are being placed in old people’s homes. Serving wounded personnel are also being let down so have to resort to legal action against the MoD and NHS to receive better care.
World War II in Antwerp, Belgium. - Experiences of a Young Boy.
Price: Free! Words: 17,600. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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In a series of anecdotes I describe my experiences living in Antwerp, Belgium during the German occupation of WW II. I was 7 years old when the war broke out and 11 at the end. While I experienced some of the hardships of that era, I also have memories that made me think of it being an "adventure". Realizing now the darkness of that era, I apologize for the lighthearted tone in the book .
A Mix of Holiday Memories
Price: Free! Words: 8,590. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2008. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Authors E. P. Ned Burke, Madonna Dries Christensen and Carrillee Collins Burke share some of their favorite holiday memories with you.