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Managing the Creative Process: Tools for Individuals & Organizations
Series: MINDRAMP Creativity & The Arts, Book 2. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 17,790. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Creative ability, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cognitive Science
The creative process is a complex, multi-faceted activity. Building on the work of creativity scholars, MINDRAMP describes seven major stages of the creative process and how to use them to improve creative performance.
The Island
Series: Head in the Clouds: Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,950. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In the middle of the second world war, scientists start vanishing all over the world. When Lily's husband is snatched away, she teams up with her brother in law to unravel what is happening to all the world's geniuses. After a year of traveling the world looking for clues, they are led to a mystery island in the eye of a never ending storm. A place that holds more danger than they ever expected
How Creativity Works: The Dynamic Interplay of Novelty and Routine
Series: MINDRAMP Creativity & The Arts, Book 1. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 13,140. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cognitive Science
In How Creativity Works we take a fresh look at creativity and argue that creative thinking requires the brain to generate new ideas and to reconcile them with stable habits and routines. Creativity is a dynamic interplay between stability and change.
Practical Genius - How to be a Featherless Biped
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology
In as bold and controversial a move as when Charles Darwin first published The Origin of Species, I, in my book Practical Genius by Evan Knight, have done for philosophy what Darwin has done for biology. As Darwin discovered that there is rhyme and reason to why animals look and behave the way they do, I have organized and distilled the many concepts of how best to live one's life.
Understanding Human Mind and Brain Psychologically
Series: Psychology, Book 1. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 32,390. Language: American English. Published: October 3, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Essay » Sociology
Human life is governed by the persons mind and brain working in sync with each other and directing the body to sense and act in the external world. How these function is explained in detail through short articles arranged in an easily understandable order.
Self - A Delusion?
Price: Free! Words: 16,020. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
A stimulating analysis combining cutting edge research and the thinking of modern and ancient philosophers on the elusive topic of "self". Where resides the self? and a host of other questions have baffled man over the past millennia. The writer is realistic enough not to even suggest the possibility of solving all the mysteries. But has presented all components together to get you intrigued.
How To Become Smarter: 21 Ways to Increase Your Brain Power in the Next 30 Days
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,850. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012 by LaurenzanaPress. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Creative ability, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Although many people believe that “smarts” are something you’re born with, the idea that genetics alone determine your intelligence is simply not true. The mind is an amazingly flexible tool that can be trained to literally accomplish anything you “put your mind to.”
Creative Senior Moments
Price: Free! Words: 20,210. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Old women don't always think of their lost loves, sometimes they think about politics. texting or the latest fad. Here are a number of things that I did not know when I was young. Topics range from bad people,business and friendship to human rights, narcissism and sex.
The Inner Refuge
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
Finding out you have "within" a beautiful place, safe, friendly, making it possible to "feel good", to rest, to express themselves freely, if necessary to remember with an appropriate emotional involvement with their past and future, is to itself a discovery that for many people is indelibly positive and transformative. The refuge is access to an inner place really lived as such by the subject.
Our Electric God
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 58,780. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Evolution is a well known phenomena, and for the human race, an assurance of our intelligence and dominance. But when Victor accidentally creates the next stage of evolution, linking all human minds together, he finds himself in the center of a philosophical and social maelstrom where themes of life, consciousness, and even the metaphysical are uncomfortably explored.