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Social Joy: A Quick, Easy Guide to Social Media for Authors, Artists, and Other Creative Types Who Hate Marketing
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,640. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social networking
A Fun and Easy Guide to Success in Social Media for Authors, Artists and Creatives Who Hate Marketing! If you've ever wanted to know how to use the remarkable power of Social Media in your own artistic enterprise, this is the book for you.
Take Action
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Get your copy today! Due to the current injustices, unbalanced policies, economic inequality, and disconnect between the people and politicians, Take Action urges the reader to demand change while they better themselves.
Saving the World by Rediscovering Happiness
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Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Essay » Political
Happiness is based on relationships, not on wealth and privilege. It is through relationships that we serve one another’s needs, and thus also the needs of our species. As subjects of monetary and legal systems – servants of the state instead of one another – we live mostly in pursuit of happiness. This explains why, not only that our relationships are in trouble, but also our planet.
Adaptability, a Blessing or a Curse?
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Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Essay » Sociology
This essay reveals how our brains adapt to painful situations by taking comfort in illusions. By finding fulfillment in beliefs and dreams, we have "normalized" a way of life that is not sustainable. Our eventual survival requires a way of life based on intimacy. Finding comfort in the moment, we would no longer be dependent on dreams, and thus also on the "truths" by which we hope to realize them
Fat Chance I'll Starve To Death
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Price: Free! Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Anorexic Jo goes on a trip intended to save her life from years of starvation. Ironic then that her sister doubles her weight dramatically and has to pay for the consequences in an unexpected way.
Breakfast with the Cleaning Lady
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012 by Asteroid Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Two upper middle-class snobbish women talk in French in the presence of a cleaning lady who hardly speaks English. When the day wears on, the two women discover, to their embarrassment, that the Ukrainian immigrant has a higher education and understands all.
The Willing Misfit
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Price: Free! Words: 26,260. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Social values tell us it's more important to be useful than it is to be ourselves. If we decide that our priority is being who we are, does it mean we'll be at odds with society? Not necessarily. 'The Willing Misfit' asserts that we can express our true selves and yet lead a healthy, satisfying life alongside our social compatriots.
Lozer
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Essay » Author profile
The year 2006. I have got a job at the steel plant, met a girl and soon we moved to live together in her apartment. We just wanted to live and be happy. But one day spoilt everything. It started when my friends and I went into the casino club.
The Tragic Death of Major Policarpo Quaresma
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,070. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Considered Barreto's magnum opus, this book tells the story of Policarpo Quaresma, a radical Brazilian patriot. Policarpo's dearest dream is to see Brazil as one of the world's most powerful nations, but he notices a lot of problems in his country...
How to Dominate in Cold Calling and Earn Six Figures Doing It
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,580. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Sales & selling / management
You can earn $100,000 a year cold calling! What’s more, you can do it without ever calling anyone at home or closing a single deal yourself. Written by a former gatekeeper turned lead generation expert who still makes up to 80 calls per day, this book will give you the skills you need to become a business-to-business cold calling expert.