Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.

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Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc. provides a publication venue for original philosophical thinking steeped in lived life, in line with our motto: philosophical living & lived philosophy.

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High on Low: Harnessing the Power of Unhappiness (Winner of the 2015 Independent Publisher Book Award for Self Help)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 16,840. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Depression, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
Is not being happy really so bad? In HIGH ON LOW: HARNESSING THE POWER OF UNHAPPINESS, bestselling author Wilhelm Schmid argues that far from preventing us from living a full life, being unhappy is a crucial part of well-rounded, active, and creative living. Rather than treating unhappiness as an unwelcome interloper on our quest for happiness, we should harness the very power of not being happy.
Homo Conscius: A Novel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,920. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
As a surgeon cuts a hole in his wrist, Victor Andrews, this black comedy's hero, contemplates his impending death. It’s not dying he fears, however, but that he may quit life having understood little or nothing about it. If the doctors don't kill him, he decides to embark on a forensic investigation of his mind in search of answers. Murder, love, sex, truth, beauty – the inquisition must begin ...

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