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Social satire in Swift's Gulliver's Travels
Price: Free! Words: 13,730. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016. Categories: Essay » Literature
The topic under discussion is “Social satire in Jonathan Swift’s Gulliver’s Travels”. Although Swift was considered by many a misanthropist, a work like Gulliver's Travels could have been produced only by a man who cared deeply about humanity. Paradoxically, his care shines throughout his work.
Precipice: The Literary Anthology of Write on Edge, Volume 3
Series: Precipice: The Literary Anthology of Write on Edge. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,190. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2016 by Bannerwing Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Essay » Literature
The third annual publication of Precipice: The Literary Anthology of Write on Edge explores the concept of boundaries in short stories, poetry, and memoir by a selection of authors from the Write on Edge community.
Bottom Dwellers: Descending from the Zenith to the Zombified Zero
Price: Free! Words: 20,490. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Provocative Questions about Humanity’s current experience in Modern-Day America.
Primal Ethics: what our kids are taught in school and culture
Price: Free! Words: 28,540. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Essay » Political
Here’s the central problem. Your children are growing up in a very difficult culture that even you don’t understand. There is growing corruption and confusion and a world of pain coming round the corner. You sense it. We sense it. But, how can we protect them? One way is to help them see what they are getting into. And, to do that YOU have to know what is going on. This book will do that.
The Scribe April 2016
Price: Free! Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Literary publication for writers by the St. Louis Writers Guild
Nursery Rhymes for Adult Spiritual Enrichment
Price: Free! Words: 78,160. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
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Worldwide, rhymes have been recited to children for generations. These rhymes are familiar to the masses, but behind the lyrical prose was information and insight into the world those children and their parents were living in.
Common Misreads Of Reality
Price: Free! Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Good & evil, Nonfiction » Philosophy
Ever wonder why there is so much conflict in the world? Sometimes a small misconception can become a really big deal over time. Here are some common misreadings that not only shape but may also endanger our daily lives. Learn how the meaning of "desire" has split the world in two. See how one over-emphasis about the nature of God impoverished 1/4 of humanity.
The Scribe March 2016
Price: Free! Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Literary publication for writers by the St. Louis Writers Guild
As Good as a Feast: Essays on Enough
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,710. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Author profile
The authors whose essays appear in this anthology explore the concept of “enough” from a variety of perspectives. One author explores psychological theories, while another draws her inspiration from the Bible. One thread that runs through all of these essays is that of the compelling personal stories that have led the writers to learn that “enough” really is as good as a feast.
Don't Forget Me
Price: $1.15 USD. Words: 12,030. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
'Don't Forget Me - Essays of Reflection' is the sequel to Sarah's first book of essays, 'Don't Forget to Write'. Sarah shares more of her essays as she weaves and winds her way through adulthood. She examines the complexity of her relationships, the losses she's endured and why life may not be taking the path she expected as she enters her thirties.