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Narrative, Nature, and the ‘Cock’ and ‘Bull’ Story: The Lockean Tristram Shandy and the Modern Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,440. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014 by Problematic Press. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
Laurence Sterne’s Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman (1760) is one of the first English novels to stray from Aristotle's classical literary structures. Tiller's paper explores how this deviation leads Tristram, in the series of events stemming from his birth, to a more precise imitation of nature than, perhaps, adherence to such guidelines could have procured.
Sci Phi Journal: Issue #1, October 2014
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,190. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Sci Phi is an online science fiction and philosophy magazine. In each issue you will find stories that explore questions of life, the universe and everything and articles that delve into the deep philosophical waters of science fiction universes. Issue #1 October 2014
Speaking of Fear
Series: Speaking Of. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
A collection of 30 quotes from all over the world, from religions, spiritual, political and literary figures, on the subject of fear, to awaken you from this emotions. An emotion which all of us are born with and which we seem to cultivate with great care. This book opens your eyes and makes you aware that your fear is nowhere else, except in your own mind. Quit dreaming and wake up
A Moment More Sublime: A Novel (Winner of the 2015 Independent Publisher Book Award for Contemporary Fiction)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,490. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Set in contemporary London, A MOMENT MORE SUBLIME is the riveting story of Tom Phelps, a philosophy teacher and tennis buff, who finds himself unexpectedly embroiled in his union’s struggle against a corrupt school administration and its plans to cut jobs under the pretense of modernization and fiscal austerity, just as he and his partner Sofia are getting ready to buy a home and start a family...
Elements of Physics: Matter
Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Logical inconsistencies in atomic theory and theories of plenum are laid out. The absurdity of a plenum of nothing is pointed out. The basic foundation of physics with respect to matter is laid by eliminating the chimeras proffered by Newton and Aristotle: logically inconsistent propositions on the nature of matter. Velocity problems come into play as needed to elucidate the matters dealt with.
Philosophy of Time: Thoughts and Deliberations
Price: Free! Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Relativity, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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Since H.G.Well’s Time Machine, humans have greatly marveled at the prospects of time-travel. Einstein’s Theory of Relativity has now experimentally established that time is a physical dimension to which space is intrinsically connected. In this volume, the goal is not to provide a systematic definition and overview of time, but to only consider the various issues connected with it.
Logical and Spiritual Reflections
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 195,900. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Logic, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Meditations
A collection of philosophical essays on logical and spiritual issues.
A Very Special Gift: A Donkeys Tale Of The Birth Of Jesus
You set the price! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Family / General, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Religious / Christian / General
The birth of Jesus as told from a humble donkeys point of view.
From Socrates to Mill: An Analysis of Prominent Ethical Theories
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 18,920. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The lectures do not only present in non-technical manner the ethical theories of the leading philosophers from Socrates to John Stuart Mill but also critically evaluate them. A handbook/textbook, it also aims to help the readers develop a conscious ethical sense and become critical in choosing a moral system to live by. Written in partnership with OurHappySchool.com, the book is very educational.
The Brothers Tuerl & The Staffs of Zeus
Price: Free! Words: 83,630. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
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Thousands of years ago four brothers were born to the demi-god Perseus. A prophecy recovered from the ruins at Delphi bears the last remaining inscription of their existence: Water-Alecto, Earth-Xenophon, Wind-Idus, and Fire-Irgen. One final word was scratched and worn, almost to the point of oblivion, and it answers what happens when demi-gods rise up against the gods-Chaos!