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Feeling the Unthinkable, Vol. 2: War and Democracy- War on Democracy
Series: Social Justice. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,430. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Amador Publishers, LLC. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Professor Donald Gutierrez's essays and reviews on social justice have been collected in a passionate appeal for sensitivity, change, and most importantly action in confronting government abuses and social inequity. Vol.2 focuses on problematic areas of America's democracy such as militarization, war, prisons, and political rhetoric. It includes the book-title essay "Feeling the Unthinkable."
Feeling the Unthinkable Vol. 1: State Terrorism - My Country Must Not Torture in My Name
Series: Social Justice. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,420. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013 by Amador Publishers, LLC. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Gutierrez's essays and reviews have been collected in a passionate appeal for sensitivity, change, and action in confronting government abuses and social inequity. Vol.1 focuses on Washington's abuse of power domestically and abroad. This is important reading for all Americans, who need to know that their government has used U.S. money and clout to direct hellish activities abroad in their name.
Following Alice: A Life in Teaching
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,740. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Education, Essay » Author profile
Using the adventures of Lewis Carroll's young Alice in Wonderland as a backdrop, Anne Koch explores the distance between formal training and true teaching. In a series of brief essays she traces the path from confusion to catastrophe to celebration as she learns.
Nonfic 1 (Short essays and true stories)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013 by Web of Life Solutions. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
This is a non-fiction collection containing essays and observations. Contents: Happy 50th Anniversary Twilight Zone!, My Co-Dependent Apple Relationship, Iggy And The Stooges, Toronto, June 2010, Turning Forty, Ratdog @ Massey Hall, Toronto, October 29, 2003 - and more. Bonus: Sample of "Robot Town" By David Sloma Bonus: Free Sample of "Robot Town" By David Sloma
My Private Hell
Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
I never wanted to be born. The horrifying truth of the life I never wanted. From the harsh revelation of telling my mother. To the diseases that have almost taken my life. A graphic work of non-fiction. Step into my world. If you dare.
Under the Rug: Black Lace and Barbie Doll Heads
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,340. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013 by Ideas into Books: Westview. Categories: Essay » Literature
UNDER THE RUG: BLACK LACE AND BARBIE DOLL HEADS features 91 humor columns that expose the crumbs under the rug and celebrate the secret denominators of life. This book guarantees real life and a hysterically skewed, yet honest, vision of it.
Poetry Study Notes - Elizabeth Bishop
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 21,690. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature, Essay » Literature
Notes for students on the poems of Elizabeth Bishop. Includes 'Sestina', "At the Fishhouses', The Prodigal', 'The Fish', "Filling Station'' 'First Death In Nova Scotia' and 'The Bight'.
Stories And Tales - Truth, Lies, and Wild Exaggerations
Price: Free! Words: 6,060. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This is a collection of short stories - some are true, some are fabricated, and some are wild exaggerations. Contents: Empty Shadows, A Lot of Bull, Brother and the BB Gun, Fishing with Dad, Flasher on the Mountain, Saving Mom’s Life, Man in Restaurant, My Son the Construction Engineer, Learning the ABC’s and Counting, Mom Doesn’t go Fishing With Dad Anymore, Watching the Buffalo
Under the Tucson Moon
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,730. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by Green Snake Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
For nine winters, writer Kim Antieau traveled to the Sonoran Desert where she wrote novels and a series of deeply personal essays about borderlands: those in-between places where creativity thrives or dies, those places profane or sacred, joyful or despairing. These pieces provide a unique window into the life of a creative artist as she writes about nature, illness, healing, family, and more.
Tropus Quarterly Magazine: Noir+
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,800. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by Bob Booth. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
With Noir+, Tropus Magazine kicks at the genre, jonesing to bust it open, to break out the goods from the side, the real goods. And don’t look for respite in this town, no, delicate sensibilities packed their bags and took the 3:15 to Palookaville. Featuring stories by Arafat Kazi, Christopher L. Irvin, Cecile Corona, Hugo Andaleux, Dell Smith, Seth Augenstein and an essay by Julie Xlo.