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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory
This is an introductory text of mini essays. The author directs the reader to key texts within Jungian and post-Jungian psychology. Essay 1: How to Read Jung Essay 2: How to Read Jung on Psyche and Matter Essay 3: How to Read Jung on Mythology and Fairy-Tales Essay 4: How to Read the Post-Jungians Essay 5: Is Jungian analytical psychology Scientific? wordlength: 3120
The Atheist Vignettes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,910. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Highly satirical and humorous while scathingly poking holes in the armor of religious belief, The Atheist Vignettes is an irreverent, sometimes didactic, but always entertaining novella of “associative fiction” that weaves short stories, playlettes, news reports, internet chats and other literary forms into a very human story with an unexpected ending. Even the "author" is a character!
A Place of Rest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,760. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » General
Far at sea, San Avellino Island has been many things - a slave plantation, a grand resort, home to history's most innovative medical research and its deadliest biological hazard. Deep within its ocean caves, a mysterious force reaches out to trapped researcher Nick LeMay, its power stretching across time and space to engage him in a battle for his freedom and the fate of those he holds most dear.
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,020. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2010 by Candlemark & Gleam. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Her sister swore that she would never let her die; now the entire world may pay the price. In a land where gods walk beside men and witches defy death, war changes everything. Scholar and warrior, witch and king, priestess and corpse—all must come together to save their world from the ravages of the coming tempest.
Crash of the Titans
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When Perseus falls Crimson must step forward - even if she doesn't want to. "Crash of the Titans" is a wry homage to both mythology and blockbuster special-effects movies. It features the ever popular Crimson, from "Forever Crimson" and Tournament of Death - the FREE online novel. Will this be a quest worthy of an epic poem - or the worst day of Crimson's very long life?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,000. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The day Leviathan, Serpent of the Heavens, sent Death to collect Beauty's soul, the vengeful Hero is swayed to confront God himself and demand payment for the wrong done. A parable of modern man's response to the guilt and pain of death, Leviathan is an old story but retold.
The Labyrinth of the Heart: Changed Myths for Changing Lives
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,460. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
Myths and folktales are retold in this book against the grain of the conventional tellings (which is why the subtitle refers to “Changed Myths”), as well as some new stories in a similar vein. My stories present new images of male heroes, who do not need to use violence to reach their goals. The stories are informed by the insights of goddess spirituality and feminism.
Time for Truth: A Challenge to Skeptics
Price: Free! Words: 50,000. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Is there one consistent truth, one story which eclipses all others, a single road towards the light revealed through religion, science, philosophy, legend and myth? Some would say 'no'; they are wrong. We live in perilous times. This is a time for answers, a time to take a closer look, this is a Time for Truth.
The Puzzle Box
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 51,660. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
On her way home for Christmas, Dora is given a mysterious box, and almost immediately strange things begin to happen. A boy appears out of nowhere, and seems to know her; her Dad goes missing; and people from a company called The Urizen Corporation start trying to steal the box. A magic-and-myth story for children aged 10 and up, in the tradition of John Masefield's "The Box of Delights".
Common or Garden Dharma. Essays on Contemporary Buddhism, Volume 1
Series: Common or Garden Dharma. Essays on Contemporary Buddhism. Price: Free! Words: 43,660. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
A number of shorter works that I have written over the years for which I never signed off the electronic rights - mostly because they didn't exist then! Some started out as academic articles and have been rewritten to appeal to a broader audience. Others were written in a popular style, but were tucked away in newsletters that were not archived or on defunct web sites.