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I Spy With My Little Eye - A journey through the moral landscape of Britain
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,040. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Which direction is our society heading in? Does it provide a good enough nurturing ground for the next generation to flourish? Is it time we took a good look at our values and behaviour and changed course? Dr Linnea Mills offers a frank discussion about the prevailing norms and values in today’s Britain, interpreted through the seven deadly sins and seven heavenly virtues.
Laid Bare
Price: Free! Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
There is poison stinging the air and the only safe refuge for humans is underground. The most satisfying food in the world that sustains humans are wings from Angels, which they hunt down and use for nefarious purposes after eating their wings. Two sibling Angels get caught and held captive underground. The male sibling Virtue must convince his human captor to let both him and his sister go.
Virtue in Dystopia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 193,040. Language: American English. Published: May 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Religious
A virtuous protagonist, entering life’s complexity, struggles to define himself, listening to friends and advisors, some promoting their own truths, others witnessing to eternal truths. His chosen characterization invites trials and tribulations, prevailing justice and injustice, scorn and ridicule bringing him to discover joys of life and bring his existence meaning, but not of this world.
Right & Wrong with a Chance of Gray
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,770. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Adventure » General
Short stories by various authors about what's right and what's wrong and, sometimes, what's in between.
Comments on George Weigel’s Book (2007) Faith, Reason and the War against Jihadism
Series: Intimations of Political Philosophy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,140. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Theology
This 19,200 word essay comments on George Weigel’s book, published at the end of the administration of President George Bush. The category-based nested form lays out relational structures. Theology runs beneath the surface of Weigel’s 15 lessons.
Comments on Fr. Dan Pattee’s Essay (2016) Social Justice and Catholic Social Thought
Series: Intimations of Political Philosophy. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
This 4400 word essay applies the category-based nested form to an essay by Fr. Dan Pattee, T.O.R., entitled “Social Justice and Catholic Social Thought”, appearing in The Catholic Social Science Review (volume 21, pages 99-115).
A Collection of Riddles
Price: Free! Words: 570. Language: American English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry
A collection of short riddles written in haiku form (5-7-5), primarily focusing on exploring human virtues and inspiring self-reflection.
Our Unvirtuous Society
Price: Free! Words: 43,510. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Marriage & Family
In American society today, virtue tends to largely be ignored. Rather, many in the country seem to be obsessed with sex. This obsession has led to extreme results that would be considered appalling by prior generations, such as: rampant premarital sex which decreases trust/commitment between partners; gays/lesbians elevating sex to become their god; and abortions in which the unborn have no rights
The Secret Life and Teachings of Jesus The Christ - The Fundamental Principles of Humanity
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 25,970. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Jesus, the Gospels & Acts, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Mankind seeks the end to a human war of slavery, but there is only one Truth. The only way this war can be ended is through Truth, Love, Peace, Freedom, and Justice being known by all mankind. Through these secreted lessons of Jesus the Christ, we are proven to be one, and become free and equal to seek our own destiny and fruition of the divine laws of creation.
16 Sins to Confess
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Meditations
You better confess to your sins, and this work shows you exactly how to confess to a variety of different sins.