Books tagged: sublime

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Have You Ever Looked at Water?
Price: Free! Words: 300. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
(5.00)
"Have you ever looked at water? / Have you ever looked at glass? / Have you wondered if you ought to / stand and wait the storm to pass?" Time. Crisis. Love. Loss. Yearning. Laughter and Weeping. Cursing and Blessing. Sunshine and Rain. We have known all these things. Come and see.
Love and the Sublime
Series: Memorable Verse, Book 38. Price: Free! Words: 930. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
Those who can see, love all; those who cannot see wish the blood of misery upon others. Almost anyone can sense the power of love in a life; an appreciation of sublime points of view can lead us to the realization that love is the only true and meaningful value. Is our crowded world ever going to live sanely, so that all can grasp the only meaning of this ephemeral existence? ~820 words.
Conduits of the Sublime
Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
I've been feeling in recent months the infinitesimal boundary between ourself and the sublime. And the veneer DOES disappear. And then and only then do true poems come out. All the writing I have ever done, is just a means of wearing away that layer: being ever closer to the moment, the moment that does not end. If these poems are conduits to the sublime, then so is every man and every woman.
Burke on the Sublime: A Philosophical Inquiry into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful with an Introductory Discourse Concerning Taste: A New Edition
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,850. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013 by Gegensatz Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Empiricism
This new edition provides an inexpensive, reliable, and textually rigorous digital version of this seminal text in the philosophy of art, Burke's essay on the sublime, which heretofore has been unavailable as an e-book. It includes corrections, expansions, accurate citations, a 6350-word historical/philosophical introduction, bibliographies, and English translations of foreign language quotations.
Pivot (The Jack Harper Trilogy Book 1)
Price: Free! Words: 93,140. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00)
Pivot is: Winner of the Indie Reader Discovery Awards for Horror Winner of the top prize (Gold) in Horror for the eLit Book Awards Finalist for the Next Generation Indie Book Awards Are psychopaths born, or are they made? Jack Harper is taught to murder from the age of five, setting off a chain of horrific events that could lead to deliverance… or ruin.
The Tiara
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,330. Language: British English. Published: July 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Transgressional fiction
Hungarian native Tamara contemplates her transgression to womanhood in London. Though striving for independence, she is victimised through the development of a coerced, multi-cultural relationship with Diké. With its psychoanalytical depth, The Tiara is a testament to cross-cultural awareness: it is embedded in experiences endured at sites stretching from the UK, to Central Europe and West Africa.
En La Redondez Del Tiempo
Price: $3.64 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: Spanish. Published: April 27, 2011 by Emooby. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spanish Poetry
El libro "En la redondez del tiempo" aglutina poemas de una estirpe sublime ya desde sus títulos ("Apocalipsis", "Ruptura"...). Asimismo, involucra la naturaleza en sus diversas manifestaciones (animal, vegetal), introduciendo simultáneamente cuestiones religiosas.
Creando con lo Sublime
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,050. Language: Spanish. Published: March 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Descripción Un curso gratuito para escritores y artistas basado sobre Reglas de lo Sublime de Longino, de Cassandra Tribe.
An Enlightening Lie About the Lucidity of Bees
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,270. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Crofton Eer, a member of a militaristic society set in a canyon that knows only war, seeks an escape from the troubled canyon in which he lives, guided by the embodiment of the lone star that is visible from the canyon depths. His escape takes him on a journey in which he discovers that there are a great many more stars (gods) in the sky, which leads to a search for truth in the valley of life.