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I was Made in America
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Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This is a book of poems about unemployment, the economy, and the 99% vs. 1%.
London Workhouse and Slums to South Oxhey
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,540. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
The Slums of London London has managed to keep much of its character over time although much of its luster has been lost. The Victorians did more damage than the Great Fire of Lodon 1066, and the town planners, the village idiots, of the 1960s destroyed more of London, than the bombs in the Blitz.
The Tepal
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You set the price! Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Tepal is a short story prequel to The 8th Mayan Prophecy. Cortez Kawiil is a young boy growing up in Central Mexico when a series of events forces him to flee his family farm. He makes his way to Cancun where he lives on the streets but soon finds himself in the middle of discovering his real past and how far embracing it will actually take him.
Pursuing Greatness & Eternal Rewards (sermon)
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Price: Free! Words: 9,210. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: June 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Sermons / Christian
Most people live just in the pressures and problems of their immediate day to day life and can't rise up above it. You need to be gripped by a vision of where your life is going and what you're called to be and to do. If we have no concepts about what God has prepared for us we just fritter away our days and meaningless activities consume our life. Your life is precious.You've only got one to live
Minimum Wage for Low Wage Workers: Conversations between Tom, Guru Dick and Guru Harry
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Series: Conversations with Guru Dick and Guru Harry. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
In this book, the issue of minimum wage for low wage workers is being discussed between a young man, Tom, who had conversations with two gurus, Dick and Harry. Guru Dick epitomizes someone from a worldly society who emphasized on the importance of money and power. Guru Harry epitomizes someone from a spiritual society who considers peace, love, joy and harmony are more important.
How to Stay Poor: a guide to remaining broke
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
I lay out my 35+ years experience of being poor in this less than awesome how to guide. Maybe you are poor and wish to remain that way? Or, maybe you are tired of having money. Either way, this book is a must read for the poverty impaired!
Finance Seminar (hosting Shane Willard)
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Price: Free! Words: 17,490. Language: American English. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal success
There’s a great cure for poverty: get a job, work hard. God never set himself up as the cure for laziness, or the cure for stupid. There is no supernatural, super-spiritual thing that over comes a lack of hard work or laziness. We've got to be wise, which means staying out of debt, not putting money in things going down in value, live on a budget. Tzedakah equates Charity/Giving with Rightousness.
Santa's Chair - a holiday short story
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Price: Free! Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Henry had only one thought. One question. Santa. Was he really real? Or not?
The Challenge of Eating Chicken Shit
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Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 56,080. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions
Young Tusi wanted a better life. The other kids bullied him and mocked him for being poor. His dream of a better life was drifting farther and farther out of reach as Tusi was much more interested in playing sports with his friends or retaliating to taunts with his fists, than in working to get money or to change his life.
Real Cuba
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You set the price! Words: 530. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
Real stories from Cuba the religious side of things The ability to live in Cuba with little money and the ability for church to preach as it is just tolerated by the leaders. My pastor went to Cuba and found all kinds of items including the miracle of a new heart.