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The Incredible Irony of Being: Thoughts on Expression and Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,440. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The Incredible Irony of Being is as varied as it is unique. In a serious voice that is alternately sarcastic and philosophical, Dave Wheeler writes with confidence on most any subject: Literature, Art, Writing, Suburbia. Somehow it all comes together in 21st Century style.
Dick: A Vertival Elegy
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 50,190. Language: American English. Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house, Essay » Literature
Grounded in proprietary knowledge, DICK is a book about the Kennedy assassination and the machinations around that event. References to the latter are somewhat oblique: in fact, the whole work is, including most obdurately the integral deployment of Morse Code as text. (To note: 20% of author royalties will be donated to Veterans of Foreign Wars.)
Strong like Butterfly: An Anthology
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,420. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
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Strong Like Butterfly, edited by Pauline Campos, brings the best of the popular website Girl Body Pride to the pages of your e-reader in a collection of strong and inspiring essays from women celebrating the You that You Are Right Now. Featured writers include best-selling author Lissa Rankin, novelist Therese Walsh, and writer Heather Palmquist, who wrote the essay that inspired the book's title.
The Rhinoceros Is Eating S'ghetti
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,410. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
When it comes to parenting and life in general Jack McDaniel is just like everyone else: He’s just making up stuff as he goes along. A lot of it he learned from his daughter. She has taught him as much as he’s taught her over the years. Along the way they’ve met some pretty incredible people: football star Joe Namath, Tony Award-Winning actor Tommy Tune, and the guy who designed the space suit.
Ink Stained Wretch: A collection of thoughts, musings and caffeinated prose from an old journalist
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,100. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
What happens to old journalists when they die? Today's newsroom is so different that a true ink-stained wretch wouldn't recognize it. No loud typewriters. No clouds of smoke. No pica poles, no paste pots. You'd have to hunt around to even find any ink. But still, the stories must be told. In this book, a true ink-stained wretch shares plenty of them.