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Writing is what makes masterminds, legends, creators, builders, developers, and brings the heart and soul out of experiences and into the lives of those around us. Writing is the place on earth where no one can control our thoughts, no one else has an opinion, and most of all it's self-expression. Why write about it? To share it perhaps. To mold it, form it,...

Dare finds himself in Southgate Mental Health Care Facility, and he's not sure why he is there. Except for the voice in his head. The problem is, the voice won't tell him everything he needs to know to get out. What will it take for Dare to finally learn the truth?

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The underworld streets of Oakland California is no place for the weak . . . power, loyalty, and respect is taken, not given. There's an old saying. Being a gangster will put you in one or two places—in prison or a casket.

Slim has made a name for himself in this gritty lifestyle, dealing in prostitution, drug dealing, and robberies. Paroling from p...

Walking in Darkness then the Light is a true story about my addiction to drugs and how drugs tried to take my life more ways than one. I grew up in a small town in Iowa and very against drugs during my high school days. I was a shy, nerdy athlete. My second year of college, I broke down and tried pot when I was a little depressed. I was instantly addi...

Grayson worked as his own boss doing plumbing for his customers. His life wrapped around his business and his ability to do his work. He knew things were what they looked like, a pipe was a pipe, a wrench was a wrench. He also knew his woman was a woman. But he didn't get along with her anymore. And he knew that, too. At least, Grayson had his work. His frie...

Inspired by a true story, Peace of Ourselves is a coming-of-age novel about a young

man's evolving objection to the Vietnam War and his subsequent move from the US

to Canada. The book offers a unique point of view that will trigger contemplative

memories for those who lived during that time and a historical perspective for those

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Meet Kevin, a bright and happy seven-year-old who loves baseball, dinosaurs, and pizza. Kevin likes school but it's always been hard for him. He just doesn't understand…no matter how hard he tries…he can't read and write like everyone else. Sometimes, Kevin gets frustrated because he can't keep up in class and homework takes him forever.

Do you ev...

Can the paranormal be the key to catching a killer?

Alan Graubard's supernatural crime drama, The Astral Sacrifices©, foretells a new standard in suspense!

Does the future of a murder-torn city depend on the paranormal? Two visionaries join forces with cops in a desperate attempt to solve a series of unrelated killings in this innovative whodu...

This workbook is designed to provide education, emotional support, and inspiration to persons suffering from addiction. It offers step-by-step lessons to people striving to turn their lives around regarding abstinence, relapse prevention, family dynamics, and self assessment to continue to discover self day by day. Recovery is up to you. Mentors help. Journa...

You probably want to know if I had to do it again, would I? In those eighteen years, I have learned a lot. As you read and I lived, there were both good and bad situations and normal experiences for the landlord (me).

To answer the question, I think that I had no choice. I had lost the high interest CDs that we were using for my three daughters' colle...

“Life is an unfair, shitty thing, and there is no one, single, all-encompassing, awe-inspiring, inspirational and spectacular, goshdamn fucking meaning. There is nothing.

I wish it had been me.”

Jerry and his best friend Grant were just two normal teenage guys until they teamed up with cocaine-fueled Mad to concoct the street's n...

Woody was a unique dog. His intellectual capacity, obedience, perceptiveness and enthusiasm for life became notable amongst anyone who met him.

His “Dad” had a problem with addiction, primarily to alcohol. This was a matter of great concern for this unusually empathetic dog.

“Woody's World – The Diary of a Dog” i...

This book is about the art of the game. It talks about strategies and technics that can be used to attract the things one may desire out of people and life in general. These strategies and technics have been proven to work so effectively that those that have harnessed the art have put them to work in ways that can be considered a hustle, as it is through the...

This book, through the principles offered, seeks to give practical and spiritual assistance in order to inspire and encourage those leaders who are grappling with the intricate issues of this noble calling of leadership and passionately yearning to be better at it. The principles of leadership that it contains are countercultural or in opposition to much of ...

Well, there is no denying it—it is an unlikely friendship shared by Legs the spider and his sidekick, Buzz, a quick-thinking housefly. Their adventures in the Sugar and Scrap salvage yard are chronicled in this energetic narrative. Legs has come to Sugar and Scrap salvage yard to escape the dangers of dwelling in a house inhabited by newspaper-wielding hum...

My First Year in the Army is Clyde W. Kamppi's point of view as Private First Class during his first year experience of army life in B Troop 3rd Squadron Fourth Cavalry 25 Division during the Vietnam War. ...

Has your marriage lost its spark? Do you look back at your first years together and wish you could have that fun and exciting loving relationship again?

You can! You most certainly can, and I'll give you the step-by-step instructions on how to make that happen. You will learn how to let go of what's not working, so you can focus on a new, shared strat...

Follow the way of light, and it shall lead you to the heavenly world....

Charley Chipmunk wished he could win a chipmunk race. Charley's legs were a little different from those of the other chipmunks, so he couldn't run fast. But with the help of his friends, could Charley win?...

An old woman now, Bethany and her friends sit around a table, eating popcorn, sipping hot tea and working on jigsaw puzzles. She replays her life. Did she make the right decisions? Is she fulfilled? Any regrets? Well, it was certainly exciting and terrifying. And of course, there was that murder...."

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Get ready to go on an adventure when a pretty horse named Tic Tac breaks out of her pen! Join her as she takes a tour of her very own neighborhood and see what she discovers! ...

This book will help you find joy in all situations, even in the fight of overcoming cancer. It will help your thinking, change your life, and help to achieve your goals and dreams. It will help you find natural ways to heal your body, fix your marriage, heal broken relationships, help you find your gift, and your inner life purpose that God created you for ...

This book is about some turkey vultures who are tired of living the normal lives that turkey vultures do, always waiting for the scraps of food after the kill. They want to go out on their own and experience a different sort of life for themselves, only to find out that the life of a turkey vulture, living in the desert, really isn't such a bad idea after al...

Growing up in Charlotte North Carolina, Q worked his way up in the ranks to become the most notorious drug dealer North Carolina has ever seen.

With his actions in the streets, he was able to do something that has never been done before, he was brought in to join the notorious mob family.

With over ten thousand soldiers backing ...

Believing he is a good American, Kaden embarks on a journey, learning not all is as it seems....

Candy was still up to her old tricks. After about a year without any contact with Jack, she still has love in her heart for him, and the passion was getting stronger. Candy gave birth to Tom's third child, but the desire for Jack was still there. During the year Candy and Jack were apart, she started back-dating Tom, since she had three of his children. Jack...

While truck drivers owning their own trucks have been an integral part of the trucking industry since the early days of trucking, the knowledge and understanding the business aspect has become more apparent in the twentieth century. What this means is that more and more truckers are trading their company trucks in favor of truck ownership. For most truck dri...

Life can be unpredictable, and no matter how much you try preparing, there are some events that will still take you by surprise. There are some things that you will never see coming such as abuse, betrayal of trust, and major loss of material things.

No matter how much you may think you have things figured out, God has a way of reminding you that you...

Monty Lane is on the vengeance trail of some killers who murdered his sheriff father. They shot him in the back and they point blank in the forehead. Monty works on his fast draw until he is fast, very fast. His search leads him to working at a certain ranch where he meets a woman boss who was raised with a different set of values. ...

In 1980, Kathleen Paquette had cerebral aneurysm. She was lucky enough to have gotten the best brain surgeon money can buy, Dr. Clough, who also happens to be the brain surgeon for the K.C. Chiefs.

According to the doctor, due to the location of the aneurysm, it was assumed if she lived, she would have an enormous amount of brain damage, although she ...

The Third Day, a book of stories based on the research and beliefs of its author.

It is ancient. It is new. It starts with a revelation about the most sacred place in the universe—its core. Some believe it all started with the Big Bang.

In this book, it all begins from the heart and core of the universe. From an ancient family of six, to fo...

Maria learns her grandmother has passed away, she heads to Charleston, AZ. While at a dinner in Charleston she meets the handsome Gaven Dupont, a man with a difficult past. When Maria meets Kevin Smith, her grandmother's lawyer, she finds out she is to inherit the house, her personal belongings and all of her grandmother's stock. Little does she know how Gav...

The book came into existence because I have two sons, and when they moved out, they would call and ask how to fix a certain dish. So for their purpose, I decided to start perfecting my recipes. I started working all my recipes with this idea in mind. My hardest one was the traditional turkey dressing because the recipe has certain spices in it, of course. To...

I have taken the time to write this book to bring to attention the facts regarding justice and the truth behind it, to try to open eyes to the concept that choices in life that will affect you forever, and to change the course of expectations and reinforce the characteristics needed to be successful in all endeavors, not like myself and my team. We were our ...

Five-year Muscogee County Sherriff officer Billy Newport investigates a string of murders by the Dark Clowns that have reached into Nashville, Tennessee, where he meets Daniel as they now team up to stop the Dark Clowns from taking more innocent lives.

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The Littlest Tree does exist, as written, in Howard, Wisconsin. Man communicates quite well in this world of many languages and customs, but does nature do this as well? To our best guess as humans, we think not. But what if trees and animals do? Was it my imagination that the littlest tree grew so big in a short amount of time, or did it really get help? <...

Little Drummer Girl is a story about a little girl's choice. Her mother is a music instructor, and she teaches lessons in their home, and all the instruments are in the living room. Tallah's favorite is sitting near the window, which has a wonderful view of their street and the nearby park. Tallah is only three years old, but she will gain her mother's atten...

While slowly finding out how family members were stealing from their mother as she sinks lower and lower into the state of dementia, the author deals with his morals and personal demons in his questionable ways of finding and sorting out the truth of what they are doing. Clearly coming from a family with many skeletons in the closet, the author fights to sav...

Before the Mayflower set sails for the New World, the April Flower left the coasts of England for the same destination. As it closed in on the shores of Virginia, a strong whirlwind pushed the April Flower and its crew of ex-convicts and rejected of the English society into an underground tunnel. The interdimensional journey took them under Lake Michigan. Fo...

Aldon the sloth had always been happy in his tree. He would spend his days watching his friends play on the ground below. He starts thinking he might be missing out on the fun. Maybe it isn't so great being a sloth. His friends could do so much more than he could. He decides that it would be better if he climbed down from his tree and try to be something dif...

For an individual's condition to be considered a social, political, racial, economic, or religious concern, a portion of the population typically agrees these conditions present complications in society and should be reformed.

Today, the United States of America maintains an unrivaled global superiority in terms of economics, military, political influ...

When we really think about all that God has created, it can be hard to comprehend. There is such diversity in His creation and so much of it that man still hasn't seen or discovered yet. However, though the things manifested by our creator can be very different from each other, when we take a closer look, we can see how they connect with all of creation. We ...

“In our first year of marriage, we made a whopping sixteen thousand dollars.”

Author Amanda Kintz lays out exactly how she and her husband ate, budgeted, and creatively lived a healthy lifestyle on such a tight budget—all while paying off student loans and sponsoring two children overseas.

If you have ever believed that living a healthy...

What would you do? What if your family had been suddenly ripped away from you without a trace of what has happened to them? This book is a fascinating look at the true life adventure of one father's journey into love, loss, and fear, all the while helping him along the way to understand the true meaning of his life....

Pathways is an autobiography about how my life before and after my brain injuries. Just knowing that having a relentless attitude will help you during the tough times in your life....

Shortly after the passing away of her grandmother Bessie, Angeline was born under difficult circumstances but survived with all ten fingers and toes complete in 1890! While in her late teens, fate took her to Europe in a strange and mysterious cycle that had once been replicated in the past, albeit in a reversed role. Bessie's Angel is a fascinating biograph...

Lydia Lopez decided to share her clowning side with children. Thinking of her fun vacations to Maine, she wrote Lolita's Vacation with the motive to bring excitement and laughter to reading for all children around the world. ...

Have you ever encountered someone so beautiful and found yourself filled with unexplainable hatred or a dire need to tear them down?

Perhaps the more important question should be why is it when we are faced with such profound beauty are we filled with such ugliness?

The answer to that question is not unknown to us, it is merely not spoken aloud...

Life is full of choices and consequently what-ifs. You can spend your whole life pondering about them or just choose one, as I did.

Searching for a CD, I bumped into an enchanting stranger from Japan at a music store. Immediately captivated by his charismatic aura, I did something out of the ordinary for me and accepted his invitation to have a drink,...

Gorgon Rea, a retired soldier now living life as a posh rapper, is called out of his retirement by the president of the Galactic Confederacy to defend humanity and its most advanced colony on Earth, Resurgence, from an alien invasion one last time. He hires Lucy, a young Tethesian from planet Torthin, to help him defeat the insurgents. The duo bicker across ...

Miriam Engel is a forty-something-year-old single woman who has been desperately searching for love and purpose her whole life. Her story begins some thirty years prior on a high school study-abroad program in Israel. Miri experiences a series of ambitious exploits, a tumultuous journey that is upended time and time again by her impulsive decisions. Miri had...

Have you ever had a best friend? Was your best friend a person, or was your best friend something else, like a puppy or a kitten? This book is about finding your best friend in the unlikeliest of places. Not just a friend but family. This book is about the true story of a puppy who didn't have a name, not until two people found her in the shelter. Love comes...

Pray more? When? How? For What?

Are these questions you ask yourself when you feel like you don't have your prayer life in order? After all, God knows how busy you are with family, work, and other demands on your time. Furthermore, if you decided to commit to pray more, how should you pray? There can seem to be so much to pray for, how can you pray fo...

We've all had that moment when we simply have to say, “Well, that sucks.” The Things That Suck book is just that; it captures those moments when things have just plain sucked!

Started March 16, 1995, the Things That Suck is a numbered compilation of things that have sucked throughout my life and in the lives of my family and friends. It started as...

Silent Tears tells the story of twenty-four-year-old Jaslynn Gholson as she makes it through various trials and tribulations throughout her life, all told through the use of poetry. As a child, Jaslynn suffered from depression, and as she grew into a young adult, she held her pain inside and would simply mask it to make it through her tough life. Each poem t...

Written based upon my personal experiences as an African American Woman in education for almost thirty years. A lot of my stories will be told from a humorous perspective, because if nothing else, I have learned that in this profession you must learn to laugh at yourself and it will drown out the laughter of everyone else around you. So, remember as ...

Over 50 years ago, a former friend and roommate of mine at the University of Texas in Austin, made a decision to end his own life! But, all too dreadfully, he imposed this sordid decision on his loving wife, his adoring Mother and numerous innocent victims, who were sadly either killed or scarred for life by his insane actions! This is my sharing with you, T...

Things I Should Keep to Myself is a collection of short stories and poems, written over the past twenty years, that touch on love, loss, mental illness, and paranormal experiences.

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We each will face times of transition, loss, challenge, and change in our lives. The goal of this book is to provide perspective and encouragement that will lead to living more meaningfully in response to the many significant events that will occur over the course of a lifetime. Among the themes addressed are life's essential untidiness; memory; ordinary hol...

The story of Cleodine Georgette Duarté is told through firsthand narrative style as she discovers pertinent historical information that led to her understanding and forgiveness of the parent whose actions terrorized her childhood while at the same time developed the foundation for the person that she has become. Growing up in a household with mental illness...

Raised in the ghetto, people having hard times in life men and women some up's and some down's but stands strong on what they want to achieve in life and their believing. Trying to make things good happen for them. Thankful for the good that has been placed in their hearts for a better future today.

Get ready, lay back with a cool drink and e...

Tenants and Travelers: From Pond to Pasture—Incorporating poetry, especially my own, was a practice I began early in my teaching career. Fun for me, fun for my students, and a sneaky good way to double down on subjects and concepts.

Tenants and Travelers approaches living things from two biomes: the pond and the pasture. I felt the feature character...

Brutality of slavery and its legacy transformed a large segment of the African-American population into a state of despair through the epigenetic modification of the structure of DNA that resulted in neurobehavioral, mental, and other pathophysiological conditions. Toxic stress and traumatic experiences inflicted on Black people altered the function of vario...

Mama and Louise are a special pair. Louise never dreamed she would have such a wonderful Mama after traveling all the way from China to America. Mama wasn't looking for a fur-ever friend, but she found one unexpectedly. Louise recalls fondly and with some humor the things Mama does that make her feel special and loved....

Ben was young and being raised by a single mom. Becky was young and being raised by her grandparents. Ben and Becky happened to meet near Ben's favorite fishing spot, thank goodness for a little red-tailed critter. Becky had a great secret that she shared with Ben. That secret may put Ben and Becky on a wonderful adventure. Things got complicated. Will they ...

Everything you know is a lie! The biggest irony in that statement lies in the fact that the truth is always right in front of your face. Sometimes it just takes an unbelievable situation to find out what is real and what is part of the illusion. As is the case with our most unlikely hero-slash-victim, Trent Fowler.

Waking up in an unknown prison unlik...

Many of us have encountered people who were so heavenly minded they were of no earthly good. Within the pages of this book, the reader will discover the amazing link between the deity of Jesus and His humanity as it as never before been revealed. It is frequently overlooked that there were other things occurring while a miracle was taking place. Though those...

Susie Duck has a love for travel and adventure. Her travels take her to St. Louis, Missouri where she explores the city and finds out what exciting adventures wait for her.

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Are you frustrated with life and tired of the same old grind? I was too. Having spent close to 30 years in Human Resources, you would think I had it all figured out…especially when it comes to work. I was after all, managing a department where employees and leaders go to for help when they are struggling at work. But like John Maxwell once said. “You can...

This story begins with the birth of a man who begins life as a child and remembers the lessons of his mother and father taught to him, which brought him through a harsh world into leadership. The trials that he has endured and written about piece together small fragments that form a bigger picture that could have never been expected. Twists and turns around ...

Luckie goes on a quest to find his treasure, but what he finds is far more valuable than gold....

Pittsburgh Homicide Detective Sasha Abraham thought she was going to have an easy day coming back from a weekend off. To her surprise, she received a call about an unusual case, a case she was determined to solve. With help from her partner and clues inside an abandoned storage facility, were these murders or were they an act of revenge? The decision is your...

Through time, Kegan's love for Angelica haunted him through the ages. Vowing to always love her, he hires Lord Hathorn to track down Angelica's last living relative.

Abby Fitchgerald and her cousin, Loral Cunningham, hope to spend a whirlwind vacation with her father's friend, Lord Hathorn, in the quiet mountains of Romania.

But...

It's Strictly Personal vividly chronicles Eric Friedmann as a child of the movies during the eight-year period of 1975 to 1982, when groundbreaking blockbuster motion pictures like Jaws, Rocky, Star Wars, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Saturday Night Fever, Superman—The Movie, Raiders of the Lost Ark, and E.T. not only impacted his childhood, but also...

The red rose is an eagle,

the white rose is a dove.

The red rose stands for passion

The white rose stands for love.

—Anonymous, Old English

Prophet Jesus, peace forever be upon said, “I give you one commandment, that ye love one another.”

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After working as the premier porn star for thirty years, Tiara decided to retire from the business, only retaining control of her production company. She moved back to her favorite city into her dream house. Her best girlfriend, Shanti, also lives in Spokane, so she knows her retirement is going to be rocking. All she needs is a good man in her life.

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Enough Is Enough is about a faithful grandmother whose love for her five grandchildren sent her through a journey of emotional legal challenges and unexpected joys. This story is both gripping and empowering with honesty about a grandmother's strength and willingness to fight for those she loves.

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Full of poems, short stories, and short novels. It is full of wickedness, malevolence, and abundance throughout the passage. Every poem is unique as well as the short stories are meaningful and significant. The two short novels are described as achievement, conquering, and sacrifices. ...

“They don't need a reason to shoot people.” Sophie Stach Virgilio heard that repeatedly before she was three. When Hitler invaded Poland in September 1939, she was almost a year old. During those years of Nazi occupation, she lived on a farm in Godowa, Poland, with her aunt and her aunt's two children. The Gestapo visited their farm regularly, and these ...

“My life is a mess.” “I really don't know what to do now.” “I think I'm going to explode.”

I wish that I had a nickel for every time I have heard these expressions. We have all felt confusion at some point in our lives. Whether it's at home, at work, or in public, the decisions we make shouldn't be that difficult.

Th...

It is not always easy to tell your story, especially when it revolves around feelings you do not quite understand. Vulnerability has proven to be terrifying. However, the most beautiful and enlightening accounts are often the hardest to share. My story, the one you are reading, was written during the most trying times of my life. I will carry you through my ...

Being alone and the target at school would affect anyone, and Luke Bridger was no exception. By the time he graduated, he was filled with hatred and was sinking into his own dark world. One night while he was in one of his darkest moods, he made a kill list of all those that had wronged him. It was becoming his obsession, but when he met and married Ann, the...

It's always a hot, sticky mess with Paige Adams.

I was convinced that true love and great orgasmic sex did not exist. Lust, yeah, that's something I do know, and what I have been doing for the last five years with my boss, Kyle Andrews. To say the least, he is the master at toying with my mind and emotions.

Needing a break, I find myself on a w...

This is a collection of famous sayings and expressions that I have put my own little twist to. I've tried to keep them whimsical and humorous. I have used many real people as part of my writing, No harm was meant in any of it to anyone or anything....

Sammy is a two-toed sloth about five years of age. He was abandoned by his mother, like other sloths, after only six to eight months of nursing. He is from Costa Rica where there is a heavy population of sloths.

Sammy gets adopted by Tommy and his parents, the same parents who just adopted Tommy. Tommy is a very impatient boy, who finally learns patie...

The West Chesterfield neighborhood stood tall back in the 1920s, '30s, '40s, '50s, and it still stands tall in the '60s, '70s, '80s, '90s, and today, 2017! Please organize your neighborhood and stand with us....

This is the fascinating and absolutely true first-person narrative of an extraordinary author of his descent into the morass of death, drugs, and sex that was the American agony of Vietnam. This is his confessional—a full and candid recounting of years at war, drug,s and debauchery in that surreal purgatory.

Jay Dee Ruybal came home, his bod...

We have all seen the CSI-type TV shows characterized by the beautiful women with their ample bosoms and low-cut tops and the dashing, debonair men who find the one hair follicle that will solve the case. Then, after they are through with the crime scene, in the background we see the two ME techs taking the body away on a stretcher.

I was one of those ...

I wrote this devotional to motivate people to look deeper into the Word. It is for people whom may have some questions about their faith. What is the point of it all? The book is separated into twelve topics for each month. Each day has a question. I answer each question using what I believe after years of searching God's Word. I use scriptures to back up ea...

I struggled to be a good Catholic boy despite Father Sentilla and the awkward feeling that I always had whenever I was near or in the Church. However, besides negotiating with God to save my brother's life, there was another problem. I understood the change from caterpillar to butterfly but growing into teen age, I couldn't comprehend exactly what the bump...

Divorce was never really in Claira Williams's life plan, but when your husband knocked up his sister-in-law, what is a girl to do? Relocating from Houston to a small town in West Virginia, Claira is ready for a new adventure. Inheriting her Aunt Emma Jean's cabin in the mountains seemed to be the perfect solution. A fresh start in a new place. A good idea un...

Josef was a young German male who had recently finished school, but he was uncertain of his direction in life. His parents would have liked to see him eventually take over the family business and settle down to the life they had enjoyed in the southern German town of Freudenstadt. His mother had already chosen the girl she hoped he would marry and planned fo...

Officer of the law Sebastian Adam Greyson is challenged to question everything he thought he ever knew about himself. After being assaulted and left for dead, Sebastian must make one of the hardest decisions he's ever faced. As life thrusts him into a series of unforeseen events, he prepares to fight a battle he never saw coming.

How Little Changed...

This is a story about Fuji, a dog who teaches Nathan, a little boy, the joy of having a companion, friend, protector, and a hero.

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Set onboard the Royal Caribbean Serenade of the Seas and ports in Norway and Denmark, this true story of a cruise of a lifetime takes readers through the fjords of Norway, across the Arctic Circle, and to the extreme north of Europe. Along the way, meet the people and see the sites of Norway and Denmark, and participate in the Blue Nose Ceremony. Onboard, to...

Blessings of God on a Black Man in America is based on real-life experiences. Sometimes, people are born into a family that is dysfunctional, with anger issues, and bad experiences which they pass onto family members and friends. In the beginning, I had anger, fear, anxiety, nervousness, and loneliness. The book also covers hard times early in my life...

I Am a Convict can be lifted with one hand. However, the readable contents are so heavy you may need two hands to handle it. It comprises a wealth of wisdom that encompasses culture, religion, business, politics, and education. We encounter an unquestionable love that begins with school friends. Jeff was too afraid of his buddies to let her know he really l...

Within lies the story of how Pilgrims and Indians came together to create the idea of working as one and how they all celebrated....

Dan Darwin and his brother, Carl, were a struggling comedy team trying to make it in the bright lights of New York. Lately, the Darwins had evolved backward from up-and-coming to struggling through no fault of their own.

No, the fault, dear Brutus, was in the stars. If not for fate, Dan and Carl would not be in this position.

Dan had just been ...

This is an act of love book in that it consists of a series of poems, thoughts, and writings each put on paper within a few minutes. That is to say I feel GOD'S spirit within me and I write down as quickly as I can what is passing through me. They span over a period of forty years and a lifetime of experiences. My desire is to share with all of you in a lovi...

Hell Is Also For Real is a true story about my daughter's experiences before she passed away, in which she visited a place of hell and brought proof back with her.

After seven years, pieces of the puzzle have kind of come together and I am ready to share her story of literally going to hell and back.

Also the proof in which I've not even shared...

Lucy loves blueberries! She especially loves blueberries when they are frozen! However, the colder the berries, the riskier for Lucy's friends and family. Come with us to discover what happens when Blueberry Lu eats her cold berries....

God touches the lives of so many people in his own way. In 2015, God touched my life with his mercy in a way that would change it forever. What he put me through and what he did for me was simply amazing. This is my personal story of how God's mercy and love turned my life around and help prepare me for my mother's passing.

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Experience a new life by putting your trust in Jesus Christ who dwells within you.

Scott Taylor returns to his readers with Finding Jesus Part 2, Trust in Him. He gives his account of the power of prayer and the hope you will gain in your life by putting all your trust in Jesus. Scott shares his discovery of finding a path to stay in the Word to allo...

Man has been on earth for millions of years. Recorded history has covered only a few thousands of these years. Archeologists can account for a few thousand more. If you think about it, that leaves time for numerous rises and falls of advanced cultures, sufficient time that no sign of their existence would be recognizable today. Some of these near extinctions...

Standing still

Time stands still for no one, yet some of us have our hearts come to a full stop, stuck with words that cut through the skin. It is sad how people have no remorse for their actions, forgetting that the ramifications of their actions come back as karma. I'm standing still; nothing ever goes unseen. I'm standing still because vict...

In the fall of 1993 a Wilmington, NC woman was beaten in her home. Taken to the hospital, she died. The local police soon arrest a suspect, and the Chief and the DA consider the murder solved. Their suspect languishes in the local lock-up for almost two years, then witnesses recant, and the case is never brought to trial. The murder remains a cold case.

The letters include tragedies of Dickensian nature and scale, but unlike Charles Dickens's tales, they're not fiction. They are supplemented by eighty-six documents, photographs, and ephemera. With one exception, the letters have not been subjected to historians' interpretations and inferences. This provides inquisitive readers the opportunity to form their ...

The title of this book sounds like an oxymoron because the book reveals an oxymoronic nature of marriage. Idealistically, marriage was designed by God to be like paradise or heaven on earth, but realistically, marriage has become a game of two contradictions and paradoxes: blessing and curse. These two words—blessing and curse—are an oxymoron that descri...

The Georgian family is back together again after being separated by a tour of duty. Alex thought he had retired, but they go from one extreme to another. As one chapter closes, another one starts, and there are things in his past that won't let him and his family go until the job is finished. In this last mission, this man goes through mountainous terrain an...

Welcome to the beautiful land of Winsome Meadows, where the resident animals live in harmony. The heroine of the story, a mysterious lost unicorn named Falina, possesses the special gift to heal with the touch of her horn. Making herself at home in Winsome Meadows, Falina experiences many adventures during a journey finding faith while embracing her gift. Th...

As the War Between the States ground to an end, tens of thousands of men were left to pick up the pieces of their lives.

Some units on the losing side did not surrender or lay down their weapons. Not sure if they would be treated as traitors or outlaws, they merely disbanded then went to their separate ways and fates.

One rode towards his home,...

Jimmy is a fifteen-year-old boy who spends most of his time with his grandmother at a nursing home that is connected to a hospital in ward 3 of a mental institution. He sneaks into ward 3 and can't get out. As he journeys through a variety of life and death experiences, he enters through a door of paradise....

What happens when a one-year-old Siamese cat is abandoned by the side of the road in April 2007?

This is a true story as told by the Siamese Kitti Puppi. It is about his abandonment, rescue, and the rush to save his life when rescued by an elderly couple.

Grammy and Georgie started the quest to bring this cat home to live with them and what a ...

For over 90 years, Lone Pine, CA. has been a popular location for filming Western movies. Lone Pine celebrates this history with an annual Film Festival held on the Columbus Day Weekend.

In 1996, the Film Festival Board added another feature to the celebration; a worship service that is held on the Anchor Ranch just South of Lone Pine. The service in...

Life could be beautiful and idyllic on the little Raptor farm nestled among the shady green forests and sunny meadows of the Big Timber Indian Reservation. But strange and powerful forces were tearing the tiny mission church apart at the seams. Tough and ruggedly handsome Carl Raptor with his coldly competent wife, Charlotte, were raising their small sons in...

Human trafficking, slavery, and the horrors associated with it are still a common occurrence even in this modern age. Throughout the world, young children and adults disappear every day. Many willfully pay to try to find their way to a better life, but monetary or forced services for payment can exact a terrible toll. Some are kidnapped or sold into slavery,...

Poetry can be drawn forth from many things as is the same for this case. As a host body walks through life, there are two internal residence walking an influential path of personalities. One passive, the other aggressive—two entities walking the same line with very different strides. Conversing with each other, whether it be taking turns or conversing with...

This is the story of Fayt Lionhart and his trusted companions (The Destiny Five). In the beginning, Fayt is aboard a train with his father Bill. Disaster strikes, and the train is derailed, which sends Fayt through a series of events that led him to a going to a college. But, this is no ordinary college. Yeah, there's beer drinking and partying, but it's ran...

This true story is about the author who was born in Chicago in December 1922, where he grew up to become an adult on the South Side's black ghetto.

From his early childhood, he became a delinquent child with older boys involved in shoplifting and truancy that caused him to be confined in the city's juvenile detention home.

As he grew older, he ...

If you have ever worked with or had partners who had odd or strange idiosyncrasies, you will enjoy this book or maybe you were the strange one. Hmmm.

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My neurologist stunned me when she said, “You have multiple sclerosis, and looking at your MRI, you are a walking time bomb. You may not have symptoms today, but it's just a matter of time.” As the MS tightened its grip on my body, I plunged deep into a myriad of strange feelings—denial and depression for over a year. Her diagnosis came true, but it wa...

A collection of expressions. Honest thoughts for this millennium. ...

An unscrupulous landlord is trying to illegally evict a pregnant young Iraqi war soldier's widow and her mother-in-law from their twenty-five-year-leased apartment. Marshal Harry Bailey, who recently returned from a reservist unit tour in Iraq and is now on medical leave, rents an apartment from the same landlord as that of the two women. During this young w...

Red trucks, blue trucks, both big and small,

Brought trash to the dump, and they dumped it all.

Mountains of rubbish reaching oh so high,

And that noisy tractor that kept driving by....

Zuggy, the often mischievous and always adorable Pug, is here with six of his favorite tales (not to be confused with his own tail)! Laugh along as Zuggy tackles a snowman, tries to finagle a mouth-watering donut, and comes snout-to-snout with a potentially dangerous desert dweller. Hold your breath when Zuggy narrowly escapes a horrible accident and encount...

Anne thought she had a wonderful life—a marriage of twenty years, a booming advertisement business, and a new home out of the city. But all of that crumbles around her when she finds out the truth about her husband and her best friend. Now trying to save everything she has worked so hard for and making life changing decisions, will Anne ever find her happi...

An international murder thriller, this book follows me from when I left UPenn undergrad to travel to southern France, so I could explore the Cote du d'azur.

It tells of the strange, eccentric characters I encountered, drank with, and ran from to save my live and the life of my friend, Peter De Sharonn, a famous bank thief and embezzler.

As a s...

When Luke discovers his terminally ill father donated over $700,000 to sleazy southern televangelist Reverend Sterling, he drops everything and travels to the church's TV studio in Florida. Certain the church doesn't give refunds, he must devise a plan to get the money back- and sees an opportunity in the form of becoming the Reverend's hired gun, after disc...

This first book in what promises to be a great new series is a very engaging and entertaining novel in the fantasy genre. Guaranteed to entertain kids and adults alike, this book would be particularly memorable to enjoy as a family. The author's distinctive take on his magical and mystical world is unique, refreshing, and fun.

The whimsical tale begin...

Because my family was a migrant family is why I decided to write this manuscript. It is not based on true happenings, but it very well could be.

This script is about a migrant family consisting of a father, mother, son, and two daughters traveling to the state of Oregon to work in the fruit orchards. Their car broke down in Las Vegas. The husband had ...

How can you tell when the sky is falling on your head? Normally, you can't until you're face down on the ground. Daniel Robicourt feels the same way. He has an amazing life: great job, beautiful family, gorgeous home in a nice neighborhood. His life is perfect. Just ask anybody—anybody but him. In Daniel's mind, he is living a nightmarish cycle that seems ...

Fortune City is more than just a place; it's the place where anything is possible and where everyone's life is like a story that they want to tell the world. The story is about a man named Gold Clip and how he struggles to enjoy his life while trying to find the perfect woman in the beautiful Silena Grim....

Going to school can be rough when you are only four inches tall and everyone makes fun of you, day in and day out, just because you are puny.

In Mary Emkey's Alex the Alligator, Alex Longtail, an alligator struggling to get through elementary school, is so small that his only friend, Charlie Shortleg, has to help him climb into his chair so he can get...

"For the Crown" is about doing life with people in your life. "For the Crown" can be a guide book, a "how to" manual for anyone who may seek to influence another for Christ, not just in an athletic setting, but at home and/or in the work place. This work, this story of a pastor and his experiences can help any Christian as they strive to influence others a...

As a war rages on in her homeworld of Etharzi, an Etharian princess named Ziza from the constellation of Lyra is sent to Earth where she is still pursued by her enemies from Etharzi. As she lands in an unknown world, she admires the beauty. But the serenity is short-lived when her pursuers land and try to capture her. A human named Anthony spots the landing ...

November in January is a unique collection of literary juncture and abstract coffee blend small talk, which finds muse in the soul while hoping to endeavor further into the adaptations of a sobering humanity....

Absence of Truth is a suspenseful narrative set in Southwest Florida, part of the expanding empire of Nicholas Costa, the infamous boss of the New York crime family whose murderous rage reaches new heights after a suspected breach in his organization.

Costa, specializing in death, orders the termination of FBI's Special Agent Michael Brennan, whom he ...

Billy Zoomer interviews some scary guests inside his bedroom and discovers that everyone (and everything) is afraid of something....

A small town weekly paper becomes the central hub in an appalling scandal in The Journalist by Leslie Weatherill. Zoey has just graduated from Berkeley and her only job offer is to write obituaries for a small newspaper in Hampshire County. Not exactly the large, prestigious city newspaper she had in mind, or the exciting position she dreamed of, Zoey reluct...

Matthew is a tall, slim man that lives in a small one-horse town known as Waystation. He declared himself sheriff, mayor, and judge. He thought of himself as judge, jury, and executioner of this small town. Nobody wanted his job.

Julia came from a very poor Spanish-speaking town down south. Julia was a beautiful young lady with long curly black hair. ...

Every generation has felt the sting of parental alcohol abuse. Our numbers are staggeringly high. Only God can possibly know to what extent lives have been changed for the worse by the scourge that alcohol has become. Anyone who has ever lived in the shadow of a drunkard knows the hurt and humiliation that comes with having done so. At first glance, it would...

Terrence Allen and Donovan Michaels were best friends, and upon their return home, they encountered various new changes. They were looking forward to reconnecting with a past friend. But this past friend offered new surprises about his life now—the first being that he had a family and a sister who eventually became involved with Terrence Allen in a relatio...

A Time of Trouble and Other Stories tells of events that take place in a small town called Laurens in the state of South Carolina. Although most of the book is based on fiction, there are some facts such as location, street names, and the names of my family members. Growing up in Laurens, we had to deal with poverty, racism, and crime namely murder. All in a...

Heartaches and pains, baby.

I can say that with a smile now, but I couldn't say it then. This is my opportunity to tell the world that no one has to take being mistreated, even though my book is not giving a solution to the problem.

I'm sure you can feel the hurt, pain, and suffering that I endured. No one can inflict anything upon you unless ...

MacArthur “Mac” Crandall, 34 years old, 6 feet tall, brown hair, hazel eyes, muscular and swarthy, war veteran, a Navy Seal, now a private investigator residing in Tarpon Springs, Florida. He is a man with everything. A well-stocked and well-appointed Gulfside office-apartment, a 35-foot yacht named The Small Diversion, a modest bank account, and an ab...

As Daisy roams around the farm, she is always wearing her sparkling tiara. Follow her as she roams the farm sharing her tiara and love with her animal family....

Abigail Whitney had studied music most of her life. After graduating high school and working a final year with her music professor, she was encouraged to go to New York and continue her studies.

As time drew near for her departure, she realized more and more that this was her father's dream and not hers. After meeting a certain gentleman, she knew her...

This is a story about an alien species coming to earth one hundred thousand years ago to mine for fossil fuels. The most important thing the aliens did was engineering the early stages of mankind as a slave-labor force to assist the aliens in procuring more fossil fuels to build cities back on their home planet. After the aliens mined what they neede...

These techniques are solutions that train you to become a calculator. The processes can transform a closed brain system to a dynamic open brain system that will solve mathematical problems faster than a calculator. This book will heighten your interest to tackle more difficult arithmetic in mathematics. The love of learning shortcuts in arithmetic will certa...

It was while she was growing up in an old farmhouse in Iowa, Mel become aware that her family was unlike others she knew. Her father was distant and ended up moving away. Her mother didn't trust her, and it became obvious that she was hiding something terrible in her past.

When Mel learned that she did not have a birth certificate or a baptism...

During the late 1970s, 1980s, and into the 1990s, South Florida became the primary point of entry for thousands of pounds of marijuana and cocaine into the United States, controlled by the Colombian drug cartels. The influx of cash created an inbalance in the Florida economy along with the violence to control the cash. During the late 1970s into the early 19...

Twenty-one Life Nuggets. The experts tell us it takes twenty-one days to form new habits. In this book, Twenty-one Life Nuggets you will go on a spiritual journey that will challenge, encourage, and lift you up, and accelerate you to a whole new level of living. These powerful nuggets were taken and formulated from twenty-one powerful teaching videos from Da...

Jabarius and Tameesha have been collecting African American baby names for more than twenty years from all over the United States.

The authors now live in Tennesee, but have lived in New York, Pennsylvania, Florida, Alabama, and Arizona. They love to travel and meet new people and also volunteer with the American Red Cross. They assist with national d...

A short story about a new version of Santa and his friends Old Clip and Dollie. The premise of the story is one that helps children relate to bullying and bad behavior while reinforcing friendship building and good behavior. The story is intended for children ages 5 to 10, and it is a book parents can read to their younger children. It also reminds parents...

It's the sixteenth century. Phillip is born into royalty. When the time is right, he will become the king of Farley. The king's right-hand man, Cormac, has a son on the same day Phillip is born. While still babies, Cormac decides to kill the king. He then switches the babies so that his own son will eventually become king.

At the age of s...

Vegan Delectable presents versatile, delicious recipes for vegetarians, vegans and carnivores fusing Guyanese-American flavors to indulge and delight our palates. This is a celebration of delectable foods for everyone! Volume l brings lunch and dinner offerings. Simplistic instructions follow each recipe that even a novice can effortlessly follow. Healthy nu...

A true story of growing up and dealing with major bullying. How I overcame many hurdles to get to where I am today. A wife and mother. ...

Do you believe in guardian angels? I do! Ever since I was thirteen years old, something has been watching me, stalking my every movement! Even in my dreams, he visits me. I can't escape his clutches; I don't want to!

The closer I get to him, the closer I find myself intrigued by his mysterious world. And the more I learn of his secrets, the more in d...

Let's go back to the past 113 years or more—to a time in America where in a small community in Bradford, Pennsylvania, lived a young, beautiful woman named Rosie. Her wants and dreams took her down a path of the worst kind, and her innocence never saw it coming.

This unbelievable true story, never been told, will have you become more than just a rea...

This book is about my life as I remember, the way that I was treated growing up and how I became as an adult. Remembering these things are very painful to me, but they unclogged my mind about the things that I had blocked out of my life, not wanting to remember. I am writing as I remember. I know that there are lots of kids and adults that have gone through ...

Kaboe (ka-bo-e) Valley was the perfect place to live. It was far enough away from the sea that brought pirates to the village who would loot stores and cause havoc. It was nestled between two great cliffs and offered a self-sufficient lifestyle to all that lived there. The land was very fertile, and the weather was usually good. Everyone who lived in the val...

Best friends come in all shapes and forms. There is nothing better than a friend who makes you giggle. I Love You Funny Bunny is the story of a little boy and his silly, furry friend. It was written to uplift the hearts of young children and to bring a little joy to anyone in need of a smile....

This group of poems is an expanded collection of poetry from my previous book, Darkling Dreams. I set out to begin with the things that haunted me because once I did, everything else fell into place. Contained within these pages are words that will hopefully move you. If they do, then I have met my goal, and I thank you for that....

Bridgette Livingston has spent the last six years on Deselvo Island hiding from Horace, the man who murdered her father and brother. Reoccurring nightmares of the military coup that took their lives haunt her nights. The frustration of knowing her father's murderer wears his crown haunts her days. When a mermaid offers to take her into the city to find answe...

Giving children permission to acknowledge and accept their importance on earth is the central focus of this book. And although its words are chosen to speak to a young audience, its powerful message extends to adults as well....

Monica's only desire was to succeed in her new career . She was given a fresh start in life; she had no idea that her life would be changed forever. She thought that she had met her soul mate; little did she know that he would bring with him evil spirits from past generation, putting her in danger. Their union unleashed a host of separated souls that had to ...

A Promise to Azfal is filled with heartache, love, and betrayal. Devout Jassim, watches in horror alongside his grandfather, Azfal, as bombs shower Baghdad during Operation Iraqi Freedom. The boy is forced to live in Italy with the family patriarch due to the precarious conditions in his hometown. Months of watching the news coverage ends with one horrible p...

After seeing the sickness and death plaguing her quiet village, Phoenix decided she wanted to escape the mortality she saw all around her. This led her to a mysterious mansion in the woods where she met a man named Thad who changed the course of her life forever. He introduced her to Nostrum who put an end to fear of death once and for all.

Phoenix tr...

Join your favorite pet bunny and hamster, Mary B. and Petie, as they explore the beautiful island of Hawaii. Following them on their tour as they see the sights and learn about the traditions that The Big Island has to offer....

The intent of the author is to warn the reader of impending events that will be devastating to mankind. That is, unless people turn to God and away from sin. This prophecy is evidenced in the Holy Bible, the Word of God. For God will not allow our horrendous violence and moral depravity to go unpunished. The era of Divine Mercy is about to end; God's justice...

Imagine finding a spaceship just full of technology several hundred years ahead of us. And there are no flight controls. It is piloted by a sentient—formally sapient—artificial intelligence. It has powerful weapons that could destroy our planet, and medical technology that promise immortality. Can we humans, with our biological intelligence, bridge the g...

This old man finds his youth once again by looking back in the hope of moving forward. Assessing his understanding, he finds that hope truly springs eternal.

Michael Kowch is a radio host, producer, author, lover, and optimist.

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Contained within is one man's journey through life, accounting fifty years of experiences to seek and find the perfect life mate, if, in fact, such a person exists. It chronicles both the humorous and serious encounters he experiences over this time. At the same time, he learns valuable lessons about himself and the true value of life and relationships. Over...

Raul and Lidia had a dream and a plan. The dream was a lifelong togetherness in a happy home with several children and enjoying a comfortable economic status. The plan was driven by their profound love for each other and their naturally ambitious personalities. What the plan did not consider were the difficulties in assimilating their new life, the quick add...

In recent repetitive night and also day dreams, I have identified my beautiful and wonderful purpose. The events and experiences of my life, connects with what I believe I was created to do. I am driven and can hardly wait to enter into its manifestation. I dedicate the rest of my life to representing and serving our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Yes, I beli...

Head East: A Labor of Love is a collection of stories from inside the band that captured the imagination and affection of America's Heartland and far beyond. Here you will be in the recording studio, traveling on the tour bus, and on the stage in front of thousands of adoring fans. This is the story of what it was like being a member of a big time roc...

This tale is the recorded memory of a man who recently experienced a remarkably strange journey after being admitted to the intensive care unit of a Houston medical facility with a severe case of pneumonia and septic shock. I know the story so well because I am that man.

Although spending eleven weeks in hospital, six of those were in an induced coma...

Imagine a world where you are afraid to go out at night. Even the daytime lurks with unimaginable dangers. You never go anywhere alone, and you never know when the last time will be that you will see your friends and loved ones. A place where the birds have stopped singing their songs, and the insects have stopped buzzing for fear they will be next. . . <...

All Timmie wants for Christmas this year is a cat, but Timmie's mother doesn't believe that will be possible so close to Christmas day. With a bit of Christmas magic, Timmie's wish may come true. If Timmie is lucky, perhaps there will be a cat in need of a good home....

This is a true story about a young boy, Rico, who was looking for a dog when he found Hershey. What a surprise! This story shows that there is someone or something out there for all of us, and this idea forms the basis for this book....

Mark and Lily wrote letters to each other in the 1950s. Jeff and Nicole emailed one another in the 2010s. Through the years, so much has changed, like technology and medical advances.

But have relationships really changed? Are there still the ups and downs? What happens when family members care too much? Is communication so different from one ...

Growing Up in the Dragonfly Zone is a story about a boy and his dog and their many backyard adventures. The days are filled with wonder and exploration as they play and learn. Every new path leads to another discovery and with each change in season the duo find a different and exciting playground…down at the pond in the dragonfly zone....

It is 1853. Jeremy Maitland, the son of tenant farmers in Essex, England, faces the loss of all that he knows and loves with the sudden death of his father. His only hope for advancement in life lies with the military. He is accepted into The Rifle Brigade, an elite unit of the British Army. In little more than a year, Jeremy is fighting alongside French and...

“If we forget the past, it is impossible to mend the present and pave the way to the future.”

Failure: A word that draped across Ezrak's shoulders like a tattered cloak. For years, he and the Fist of Xyrus fought to better the kingdom of Koyo Sheeta. They were called heros. Standing as paragons of order, while brandishing swords against chaos. The...

When an oral historian dies, countless stories die with the storyteller; this is an example of oral history being prone to rapid death. The stories of the Chedepo people in northwestern River Gee County, Liberia, do not go too far back in the past. The stories die out fast because they are not written. Transgenerational communication, therefore, consists of ...

The road from earth to glory is a hard one to navigate through. Life is full of challenges that can leave us overwhelmed and discouraged. This book explores some of the issues we're faced with as well as a way to handle them in accordance to God's Word. This book uses scripture to combat life's issues as well as application for our daily lives....

Growing up without a father puts most boys at risk for becoming just like the men who abandoned them.

How can a boy that's been raised in the streets of Detroit change the life that he was accustomed to?

Being in a gang, getting shot and stabbed were just some of the things he was into.

When a certain death in the family leads him back d...

Santa has the flu and is unable to get out of bed! His household is in chaos, who shall deliver the gifts on Christmas Eve? The walls are oozing with uncertainties... Oh no!

A star appears in the middle of the night to help the elves find the one that can help. The elves must venture through white snow to a fiery volcano filled with danger. Wi...

James Antonio was born in Indianapolis, Indiana in 1943. After a two-year stint as an army paratrooper, he attended Indiana University in Bloomiington, Indiana where he majored in business and philosophy. From college, he joined the corporate world as a Yellow Pages representative for the Bell Telephone System. It was here that he challenged the age-old c...

Șoc..., surpriză..., nedumerire! S-ar putea ca strămoșii noștri să fi avut o înțelegere mai profundă a realității decât noi. Da, ei credeau în urmă cu mii de ani că Pământul e plat și că soarele, luna și stelele se învârtesc pe cer deasupra lui. Doar de vreo cinci sute de ani a fost introdus treptat și forțat modelul heliocentric. Oar...

"All I can say is WOW. I started reading and could not stop. What a powerful story and testimony. Will definitely buy the book."
—Pastor Ethen Gillespie

"What a great read! God used and strategically placed you in a position to impact the church and community around you. I am certain that faith will be enhanced, patience encouraged, lives...

The story of Cam's Dragon starts in a rather interesting way. One night, I received a call from a lady friend of mine, and she was babysitting a young man, ten, who refused to go to sleep. So in desperation, she called me to tell him a “bedtime story.” I said, “I would be happy to do it.” So she handed the phone to him on speaker, and I starte...

This book is about my life as a child—specifically how I saw spirits and had been rejected and sexually abused. I would like to thank God for blessing me and letting me share my life story with you all....

Do you agree that our government is interfering in our everyday life when it comes to our education, health care, retirement, income, and some social issues, such as racism, gun control, immigration, and the way we vote? This book will give you some ideas how we can transfer government responsibilities to personal responsibilities. When we as American citize...

Jerome Martin is an awkward teenager living a seemingly meaningless existence in a small seaside village. Little does he know that is all about to change when he is drawn into the lives of those haunted by the Secrets of Time.

When a shy, unassuming Jerome crosses paths with Sam Addison, a teacher at his high school, neither of them expects it ...

At the age of eight, Henry got a close up of the world as there were never any holds barred.

Henry's mom stood there with a knife in her hand saying what his dad would and would not do. She attacked him and he assaulted the weapon. He punched the knife. He knocked the knife into the next zip code. Did she stop? No, she got bolder. She should have gott...

Larry was so confused. What he grew up with was just a big lie. The family he thought he had was now just a memory....

A Guyanese immigrant girl who came to America in 1992 with a high school education, went through some tough times in her home country to persevere in America. Nadira didn't have an idea when she came to America, staying with family in Brooklyn, NY didn't make her life easier because of the way she was treated reminded her of home back in Parika, Guyana.

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Too frequently, we see or hear sad stories of cases where dogs have been neglected or mistreated. This should never be! If you are a true dog lover, you know full well that your dog is not only a family pet and faithful companion but also one of the best friends you can ever have. In fact, your dog most likely is considered a family member! You will give you...

An angel guided me through hell and asked me if I loved myself. I tried to lie but she could tell. Said it's okay to ask for help....

100 Short Stories is the author's second book of short stories. The stories consist of humorous and philosophical tales based on events and happenings in the author's life. These stories are in addition to the stories and sketches told in the author's book Stories and Sketches....

Aubrey, Evan and the Hurricane, tells a story about two kids who evacuate with their parents during a storm. They're scared, worried and sad when they discover parts of their home and some of their favorite toys were destroyed. But they quickly learn what's really important – their safety!

Author Jennifer Bauer and her family evacuated t...

I am Annette Shaw the author of Vegetarian Master Plan who has been a vegetarian for 10 years. It is the number one guide to becoming a healthy vegetarian while eating delicious foods. This is not yet another vegetarian recipe book. This radically simple guide covers every possible question and answer a person considering becoming a vegetarian or who, like ...

This book will take you on a journey of great excitement. Infused with wizards, majestic creatures of many faces, suspense, excitement, and untold surprises. There's adventures, journeys, and dangers throughout that are sure to keep you captivated till the very last page. It will leave you eager to find out what comes next for these brave magical characters....

Follow Charlie as he has fun with his friends on a beautiful day at the beach.

Charlie loves being at the beach and seeing all of his friends. The friends Charlie keeps come in all shapes and sizes, but he knows that should not matter because a friend is a friend. All are welcome to join in the fun. ...

May who I am and who I portray be two separate entities.

May all hear my words though I've cloaked my identity.

~ Drado...

Feisty, independent, petite Annie Crawford has lived in the little clapboard cottage on Mill House Lane in the rural paper mill town of Jackson since she was a nineteen-year-old bride. Now in her eighties, she is alone.

It broke George and Annie's hearts when Clifford, their only child, decided to move to California to seek his fortune. Annie vowed ne...

Have you ever willingly or even secretly acted out of character and you thought no one will ever know the hidden personalities you were nourishing and portraying behind the closed curtains? Have you ever asked yourself “how could I have allowed myself to be cornered into this uncompromising position?” Have you ever asked yourself “how in heaven's name ...

Never before in our country's history had our first responders been more appreciated than during the tragic events surrounding 9/11. When many of these brave men and women were asked why they would risk their own lives to save strangers, their answers rang with a common theme:

“It's who I am.”

“It's in my core.”

“It's my callin...

Sara Jenkins is just trying to get home from work late one night when she is unwittingly ripped from her predictable and mundane life and is transported to a strange and seemingly deserted land called Catharta. She quickly learns that Catharta is a gathering place of ghosts. It is a land built of memories and spirits. It is where the souls of the dead go to ...

A young girl named Ernistine with first encounters of fire, school, and playing in her neighborhood in Reading, Pennsylvania, with her best friend Sasha....

In 1366, a young Geoffrey Chaucer travels to Canterbury with a group of pilgrims to worship at the tomb of Thomas a' Beckett. Along the way, the procession is halted with a kidnapping and murder. Chaucer, along with other members of the trip, must come to the rescue of the kidnapped victim. This experience will influence Chaucer to write his masterpiece twen...

Martin Sands was a young American soldier stationed at an American military base in Germany during the early 1950s. Martin often visited a Kinderheim where he became close friends with one of the nuns, who later introduced him to Marianne, mother of a five-year-old named Kurt. At first distant and intimidated by the American soldier during the months and yea...

You are about to become a parent for the first time, and suddenly you are overwhelmed by the awesome responsibility of raising a child. How do you prepare to be a parent? Will you be a good parent? How can you help your children build a solid foundation of values and behaviors that will support them throughout their life?

This little book should put ...

From the day they met, Princess Andrea and Prince Steven knew there was something special between them. When they were young, they were never able to find what that something special was. Torn apart and kept apart, Princess Andrea and Prince Steven tried to forget each other and keep on living. Years went by. And though they both made new lives for themselve...

Just Imagine Alice was originally brought to life as a bedtime story for the author's two children, who happen to be the main characters.

Alice Blair has a problem. Her family is moving away from the only home she's ever known, and she is not happy about it. But she quickly becomes distracted from her big problem when she notices something strange is ...

Eric was a sweet man with a sweet bride, but in an instant, they become embroiled in a war between two powerful crime families. All they did was go out for dinner, yet after this traumatic evening, he is forced to go into hiding in order to save his life, and the lives of those he loves.

United States Marshals are in charge of setting up relocations ...

A humorous and sometimes embarrassing insightful look at law enforcement during the performance of their duties.

Dale Wizieck was in Law Enforcement for forty-years, from 1975-2013. He served with two agencies; a Police Department in Indiana, where he was the Chief for five years, and twenty-seven years with a Sheriff's Office in Colorado. He...

As a child, I had always wondered why I couldn't throw a ball on target or why I tended to walk with a forward-leaning gait. But I was thirty-three when I first felt that something was wrong. After being rear-ended by a drunk driver, my symptoms became more noticeable. My right shoulder was aching, and in general, my right side just felt different from my le...

I can still vividly recall that dreadful day my parents received the telegram that Margie, my twin sister, had taken her own life. Margie, was an enlisted WAC serving as a surgical technician during WWII. A natural beauty with a witty sense of humor; she was always the strong one, fearless, determined, and adventurous. Merely days before her death, she had w...

Nine-year-old foster child Rose Wilkins has terrible nightmares. Not knowing that her nightmares and sudden visions when awake are telling her of events that are going to happen, Rose suffers in silence, in fear of being sent back to the children's home that she hates. When she dreams of someone's death, although scared, she feels she must tell her present f...

Aubre Desaulle had become the very thing he was trying to kill, a pirate. Combing waters of the New World, he endlessly searched for the man who had destroyed everything he knew and loved.

Captains Aubre and Ketch commanding as one sailed the Golden Lion. Many galleons began to fall prey to the gilded vessel and her close crew. Aubre's exploits and fa...

In a remote location, two friends are looking for fun, peace, and quiet. Nathan and Scott have been friends for a long time. After being dumped by his girlfriend, Nathan is seeking the way to forget his problems and heal his broken heart.

The two friends leave for a camping trip away from everything. Along the road, they meet two girls that are headin...

Aligning historical events with family history, Heart of a Cuban: Refugee to American Hero exposes the account of Cubans who refused to be pushed like pawns by evil government leaders and one boy's refusal to give up on the dream his great-grandparents had for a free Cuba. Amid the backdrop of an idyllic childhood spent on his family's farming estates...

Lisa with Her Baby Brother is a short but relatable story to children that have a younger sibling, cousin or even friend. While they are all just children, they experience some of the things that the children in this book go through.

Both English and Spanish children can easily grasp the context of the story as well and learn the simil...

My Brother's Greed is a memoir about corruption, greed, illegal activities, and land theft—but also heart and promises. Meet a wide-ranging cast of characters, from family to Supreme Court justices, as Joanie fights them all.

Joan McCormick is a Norwegian Montana ranch girl who believes in hard work and honesty. Her family is very important ...

There are many stories about genies, with their three-wish policy and their limited powers. What if there was another more sinister creature? One that could give you any wish you want with no limit? For a cost, would you make the deal?

Ryan's life changes one day when he meets a strange man named Winguard. After sealing a deal with Winguard, Ryan find...

Have you ever perceived something to be real when you were so far from the truth? George's perception was his reality. In his world, he led a content life but not a complete one. From the day Joanna entered his life, his perception began to change. Upon entering Cassie's world, his reality of his perception took a different turn. George diligently protected ...

Twilight Never Sleeps is a story of deception, corruption, and ways that small-town life has changed due to the influence of drugs and the money it brings to rural America.

About the Author

Betty was born and raised in North Little Rock, Arkansas, and is a mother of four wonderful sons. She is a retiree from the state of Arkansas and now contin...

After so many years of peace, a forgotten war awakens making all life that comes in contact with it a faded memory. This story takes place when a high school student named Andy looks forward to start his last year of high school.

Unfortunately, his future will be shattered as the war reaches his world.

With running trying to survive and tryin...

Mary is your typical student, your typical homebody. She doesn't know what to do with her life and doesn't expect much out of the days to follow until things suddenly change for her. A serial killer is on the loose and kidnaps her off the streets with the intent of ending her life. But then his plans change. Instead, he keeps her like a pet, chained up in hi...

Victoria is a princess, she is also beautiful, smart and brave, only she does not know it. Fortunately, she has a cat, not any cat, a cat who can talk and who knows what true magic is!

Russian born French educated, Daria Goiran holds a PhD in translation and speaks four languages but her true passion has always been helping people look and fee...

This book will give you the practical tools and inspiration to be more effective in student ministry. The principles in this book will become a blueprint for you and your team as you continue to reach students in your community....

Me and You and A Man Named Job is a combination of our life's struggle with chronic pain illnesses and conditions and our memoirs.

We have strived to share first hand how we have dealt successfully with our conditions, the medical industry, friends and family on a daily basis.

Having myself fifty eight medical diagnosis many sin...

Everything I've ever felt from the time I was little, is true. I was sent here to study the balance of emotions but wasn't allowed confirmation of my feelings until I was older, thanks to Lorena. Scars is a journey through my life, altered by a two-sided-nickel. You can't erase scars as you'll find out when you read my story.

My fork in the road, a tw...