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The Best Tips of 2013/14
Price: Free! Words: 15,450. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Inspirational keynote speaker and mind shift master, Wolfgang Riebe shares an inspirational 'Useletter' (a newsletter that you use) every month to positively inspire and motivate subscribers. Here are a selection of tips from 2013 and 14.
Journey, Arrival and Retreat
Series: Journey of Living with Faith through Verse, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
If the past informs the future we, as seniors, must glance over our shoulder careful not to repeat a misplaced step and stumble, keep our eye on what lies ahead to ensure our destined arrival...but what if our progressive existence takes a detour leading us down a lane inviting shrugging acceptance of retreat? Journey, Arrival and Retreat is the eighth book of free verse in Pamela's series.
A Late Monsoon
Price: Free! Words: 5,970. Language: British English. Published: July 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
On the shaded veranda of a post colonial Bombay hotel, two men shelter from the pre monsoon heat. Their generations and ideologies differ but they share the same turbulent moment in time. As they muse on the consequences of their changing world, they confront each other with questions affecting each of their personal worlds; questions they would prefer not to face.
Biscuits and Wee
Series: The Lost Boys Quartet, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,270. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Iris doesn't like the old folks' home; it smells of biscuits and wee. She wants get back home in case her son comes back. He's been missing for years but if she could have one more chance to try and reach him... When she sees a child fall into a swollen river she is spurred into action; if she cannot reach her own boy she will try to reach this one.Part One of the Lost Boys Quartet.
The Vicious Age
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,190. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014 by Wilkinson House. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Tim, living in Amsterdam and enduring a hard winter, finds he is suddenly pursued by two very different men. Both come out of the criminal and hard-edged margins of Amsterdam that Tim has for so many years frequented. Klaus is a German who sells death to those willing to pay for it. Radek is Polish, 19 years old, selling his innocence but holding out for love.
Poems of The Sea
Series: Sailor Poet - Suite 3, 3 of 4 · Sailor Poet - Suite 4, 7 of 8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,150. Language: British English. Published: December 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
As a seaman I have spent so much time afloat that the sea has almost become my natural environment, so this 9th of nine eBooks, complementing those of Love, Friends, Mystery, Parting and Grief, Faith and Family, Fun, and Heroes and Indignation, should give you a feel for the thrill of being at sea whether in a warship or a sailing boat. Bon voyage!
Poems of Fun
Series: Sailor Poet - Suite 3, 2 of 4 · Sailor Poet - Suite 4, 6 of 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: British English. Published: December 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Among the serious matters of life there is plenty of room for fun, so I hope you will get some out of this 7th of nine eBooks, complemented by those of Love, Friends, Mystery, Nature, Parting and Grief, Faith and Family, Heroes and Indignation, and The Sea. Perhaps this is the area in which you will find it easy to write verses yourself. If I can, you can: promise!
Poems of Mystery
Series: Sailor Poet - Suite Two, 2 of 4 · Sailor Poet - Suite 4, 2 of 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,110. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Prayer
In this 3rd eBook of nine we find mystery. To be frank, I've used the word 'Mystery' to cover a variety of topics which cannot be conveniently categorised under my other eBook poetry headings: Love, Friends, Nature, Parting and Grief, Faith and Family, Fun, Heroes and Indignation, and The Sea; so don't be surprised if you are a litle puzzled. In some of the poems you will that I, too, am baffled
60 70 80 90: Planning Ahead For Satisfying Senior Years
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 25,120. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013 by Philip Garside. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / retirement planning, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
This lively book, based on personal experience, is full of practical suggestions for people preparing to retire. While based on the New Zealand scene, readers in other countries will also find the material thought-provoking and encouraging. Topics covered include: - Getting started - Where will we live - Home - the house we live in - Interests and hobbies - The joy of being a grandparent - Financ
Eight 2 Two
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Eight 2 Two is a book of 100 short poems (two of them translations from Pablo Neruda) by a "non-poet," i.e., prose writer, Sasha Newborn. The poems range from serious to whimsical, from one line to two pages, and from the Seventies to the Teens (2013! We're a teenager already!). Hidden in the structure of the book is a puzzle, revealed at the very end. See if you can puzzle it out before the end.