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Truth
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Price: Free! Words: 14,020. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A soldier in foreign parts acquires a strange ability while fighting on the front line, allowing him to perceive hidden social truths as lurid creatures. These start to drive him mad, especially the hostile beast that is the social phenomena of Catastrophic Anthropogenic Climate Change. This Sci-Fi / Cli-Fi story featured on the most viewed Climate Change site on the planet, ‘Watts Up With That’.
How Do You Know You're Reading a Book? And Other Strange Questions Answered By Old Greek Guys
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,340. Language: American English. Published: January 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
How do you know you're reading right now? To many it seems obvious, but to a strange group of people—philosophers—it's not so obvious. This book is a humorous look at philosophy's strange answers, and even stranger people. Included are original sources, summaries, questions to think about, and paradoxes about knowledge and nuclear fission.
The Quest for the Pure Child
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 180,280. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A blending of science fiction and fantasy set in world in which science grades into seemingly magical spirituality, The Quest for the Pure Child touches on themes of disillusionment and denial, religious and cultural identity, political corruption, metaphysics/theology, and transhumanism.
Leonardo and Mary-Angel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,450. Language: American English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Leonardo is a young man after family foundations and role models. When experiencing love, rivalry, and desires, Leonardo puts his philosophy to the test while hanging on to innocence. Written amid the onslaught of the 1980's civil war, Leonardo embodies the stress, uncertainty, and reality dissociation plaguing young souls caught between noble ideals and ethereal hatred searing Salvadoran teens.
Trashing Utopia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,940. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
Subtitle Abstract ontology and a critical examination of current events
Gurdjieff, Ouspensky and the Impatient
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,940. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
Subtitle - An offered extention of the teachings of G. I. Gurdjieff and P. D. Ouspensky
Awakening to a Different World
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,650. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
Imagine awakening one morning to realize that the world is suddenly different. As the consciousness on the planet shifts, White Feather explains what is happening and offers practical advice on how each of us can go with the flow of change. These popular teachings of metaphysical spirituality are profound yet easily understood and applied. They provide a foundation for all of White Feather's works
The Cards From Within
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,180. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Meditations
A collection of insights inspired by the 78 cards of the Tarot, "The Cards From Within" invites you to dip into the well of wisdom that is available to all who seek. Illustrated with the images of the Rider-Waite-Smith deck.
'A Conversation of Inconclusive Results'
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Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
This is the story of a group of college kids out to have fun. As perhaps some readers of Brad OH Inc. can relate to, they end up imbibing heavily, and their discussion begins to steer towards some very metaphysical topics. Will the slobbering-drunk Ethan find the answers he’s looking for from his friends? Or will the conversation only lead him down a path lacking in intellectual succor entirely?
Lazarus
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Price: $2.40 USD. Words: 71,390. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
It's 2094. Paul Blake, a suicidal, schizophrenic police officer, is dragged into a manhunt for Lazarus, the terrorist who has stolen the Holy Grail of science: Death reversion. But as the bodies pile up, Blake discovers that he has a central part to play in Lazarus's plans - plans that Blake himself made possible.