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Kathy Abbott by C.K. Jackson Kathy Abbott by July 23, 2016 3563 words Read a sample
Kathy Abbott’s story is the first event in a series of events that changes her life forever.
Samantha by Afton Zabala Samantha by July 23, 2016 1671 words Sample 5%
Peter tries to move on and get his life together but soon ends up right back where he first lost his wife... or is it where he finds her and loses himself?
Hidden history beneath folsom lake, folsom dam to rock springs by Kevin Knauss Hidden history beneath folsom lake, folsom dam to rock springs by July 23, 2016 11669 words Read a sample
Folsom Lake was drained to less than 15% of its capacity during the California drought in 2015. This record low water level exposed many hidden historical gold rush sites from the 1850s. Kevin Knauss took numerous photos of historical sites and structures from Folsom Dam to Rock Springs that were usually covered by water. Numerous maps of the American River area are included.
The Days of Mister Thomas by James Rhodes The Days of Mister Thomas by July 23, 2016 52096 words Sample 20%
The Days of Mr Thomas is a speculative fiction set in a not too distant dystopia, tracking the interwoven lives of six people who will ultimately change the country. Originally serialised in Schlock Webzine in 2012-2013 and met with riotous cheering, it is now available in full for the first time.
Unexpected Hyenadae Guest by Penny Tawret Unexpected Hyenadae Guest by July 23, 2016 446 words Read a sample
“Yoohoo!” The cynical voice of an all too familiar striped hyena called, striding in giddily through the oddly unlocked front entrance door. “Aren’t you guys ruefully forgetting about little old me?”
Sweet thy sweet. by MPoetB Sweet thy sweet. by July 23, 2016 67 words Read a sample
Victorian love poem.
What If? by Bethany KC What If? by July 23, 2016 14228 words Read a sample
Casey Jackson has bad luck, a brain she can't control and lots of questions.
Einstein Religion by MPoetB Einstein Religion by July 23, 2016 74 words Read a sample
Science vs religion
On Dying by Shane Bennett On Dying by July 23, 2016 1209 words Read a sample
A collection of flash fiction stories written by a Creative Writing student at Full Sail University.
The King 19 by Mitchell Jespersen The King 19 by July 23, 2016 780 words Read a sample
Think of a small theater, Akemi said, the stage curtained by trees, last of the forest before heights and desolation. Short chapters. New episode added almost daily.
Snapchat 15 by Mitchell Jespersen Snapchat 15 by July 23, 2016 716 words Read a sample
To give you an idea how perverse I am- you used the word once about yourself; I question it- I came across Akemi seated with a guy on a banquette at the college and conceived the idea there was something between them. Short chapters. New episodes added almost daily.
Rapist to the tongue by MPoetB Rapist to the tongue by July 23, 2016 91 words Read a sample
Poem about suicide, not be afraid to ask for help.
From Panic to Powerful: 3 Steps to Accessing Your Life Purpose by Katie Galloway From Panic to Powerful: 3 Steps to Accessing Your Life Purpose by July 23, 2016 2961 words Read a sample
In this book, I will show you 3 steps to clearing the panic and accessing your life purpose.
Free Art Learning With Kids, Introduction Book-I by Sonja&Esin Tanrisever Free Art Learning With Kids, Introduction Book-I by July 23, 2016 23495 words Sample 20%
A fresh and inspiring book on art pedagogy for preschool age children while their brains are most receptive. Writers are both Swedish Turkish artists and educators. Sonja has spent 57 years of her life with children and art, and Esin, around 20. Now they want to share their colorful experiences with the World. Parents and teachers can benefit from an instruction library going to be published.
The Power of Mini Goals: Achieve More, Do More, Succeed More With Mini Goal Setting: Get More Productive With Mini Goals by dylanloh The Power of Mini Goals: Achieve More, Do More, Succeed More With Mini Goal Setting: Get More Productive With Mini Goals by July 23, 2016 6987 words Read a sample
Discover how small and simple mini goals will help you live a more productive, more focused and more profitable life. Learn how you can excel in work, at school and at social settings today with this free book! Read this and see how to crafting mini-goals and taking consistent steps to achieving these goals will have a profoundly positive impact on you.
The Catholic Digital News 2016-07-23 by The Catholic Digital News The Catholic Digital News 2016-07-23 by July 23, 2016 29263 words Read a sample
The Catholic Digital News gathers the week's most important news stories involving the Catholic Church and publishes them within a single digital volume. Each edition is beautifully formatted with full-color images and features world, national, and Vatican news, plus opinion pieces, entertainment reviews, and daily Mass readings. This issue covers the events of the week ending July 23, 2016.
Das Korallenriff by Lisa E. Jobe Das Korallenriff by July 23, 2016 96 words Read a sample
Erfahren Sie mehr über das Korallenriff durch die Foto Fantasie Kunstwerk von Lisa E. Jobe. Die Kinder werden ein neues Element zum Riff mit der Wende jeder Seite hinzufügen. nur Bilder und Vokabeln enthalten, ist dieses Buch für die Kinder in Ihrem Haus perfekt.
Champion by Ben Sixsmith Champion by July 23, 2016 13952 words Read a sample
Champion is a novelette about status, ambition and Premiership football. As Leicester City progress towards an improbable triumph a young fan pursues dreams of his own, with friends, girls and multi-million pound theft.
Stormriders' Lair: A Gina Starbreeze Erotic Adventure by I.V. D'ath Stormriders' Lair: A Gina Starbreeze Erotic Adventure by July 23, 2016 8567 words Sample 20%
Gina Starbreeze is on a mission and it requires her using her voluptuous body to get past an army of sexually-starved aliens, standing in the way between her and the ultimate prize!
The Al-Qaeda War Agaisnt France by Iakovos Alhadeff The Al-Qaeda War Agaisnt France by July 23, 2016 30733 words Read a sample
This essay describes the war against France by Al-Qaeda and ISIS and it explains the economic causes of these wars.
Doggy Style #1 by Kelly Addams Doggy Style #1 by July 23, 2016 1709 words Read a sample
Doggy Style is a serialised story that I will release to you one chapter at a time over the next few weeks. The story of Claire Jones, a sexy, big boobed, bisexual, dog loving animal rights activist. So watch out for updates and follow her kinky adventures as she casts aside her dignity for the sake of the cause.
Islam for Beginners - 22 more Questions answered by Dogan Can Islam for Beginners - 22 more Questions answered by July 23, 2016 7402 words Read a sample
In this book, Islam for Beginners: Rituals and Practice- 22 More Questions Answered, you will find much information on the religion and the people of Islam. Many non-Muslims have so many questions that they are simply afraid to ask. This new book asks those questions and provides the answers.
Drone -- Loss Of Reason -- Two Book Set by Miles A. Maxwell Drone -- Loss Of Reason -- Two Book Set by July 23, 2016 63192 words Read a sample
Two-book set containing Drone & Loss Of Reason, the entire beginning of the State Of Reason Mystery.
Three Minutes to Self Awareness -- Reclaiming Your Holy Trinity as Spirit, Humanity, and Universal Consciousness: The Nyxall Minute Countdown Volume  II by Steven J. Shupe Three Minutes to Self Awareness -- Reclaiming Your Holy Trinity as Spirit, Humanity, and Universal Consciousness: The Nyxall Minute Countdown Volume II by July 23, 2016 8756 words Read a sample
Know thyself--and you hold the key to spiritual freedom, to creation and exploration of a wondrous universe of endless potential. Three witty and insightful essays of the Nyxall Minutes help you unlock the door to self-realization by stripping past conditioning and supplanting one’s false ego with your pure consciousness. A quick, enjoyable read enriched by photos and stimulating quotations.
Downtown Hattiesburg, MS -- Cityscapes May 2009 by Harry Calvin Ward Downtown Hattiesburg, MS -- Cityscapes May 2009 by July 23, 2016 238 words Read a sample
What follows is a collection of photos from my early morning walks around downtown Hattiesburg in May 2009. The downtown emerged in the late 19th century, before automobiles and electricity. As it turned into the 20th century, the town's first "skyscrapers" emerged, shaping the contour of the city, which are visible from all locations in my walk.
Storming the Precinct (To Walk the Path 21) by Paul Smith Storming the Precinct (To Walk the Path 21) by July 23, 2016 4519 words Read a sample
Timo and the dragon Michka lead the assault on the shores of Incarnate.
Enter, Stage Left (To Walk the Path 20) by Paul Smith Enter, Stage Left (To Walk the Path 20) by July 23, 2016 3720 words Read a sample
Rivan and Galairel hijack the stage at the stage at the Grand Opera.
The Great A4 Paper Swindle by Lindsay Johannsen The Great A4 Paper Swindle by July 23, 2016 2813 words Read a sample
Don’t ask me. I mean make of this what you will. The question is, where does this stuff come from? OK; I had a temperature, felt like a dog's breakfast generally, and the missus was feeding me her aspirin, honey, lemon juice and 240Volt OP rum alleged cough mixture. (I mean this can't really be happening. When I open my eyes I'll be young and handsome again and all will be sunshine and happiness…)
Satya Asatya Na Rahasyo(Gujarati) by Dada Bhagwan Satya Asatya Na Rahasyo(Gujarati) by July 23, 2016 14074 words Read a sample
According to Dada Bhagwan, the Gnani Purush, in the worldly life there are three types of truth. One - absolute truth (Self), second - relative truth and third - untruth. In this book ‘Satya Asatya Na Rahasyo’, Dadashri discusses the meaning of absolute and relative truth. The relative truth varies from person to person, while the absolute truth does not.
La balena di roccia by Andrea Candeloro La balena di roccia by July 23, 2016 5212 words Read a sample
Ho aperto la bocca e mi sono mangiato: dentro di me ingoiato non mi sono più ritrovato...
Death: Before, During & After...: What happens when you Die(Gujarati) by Dada Bhagwan Death: Before, During & After...: What happens when you Die(Gujarati) by July 23, 2016 12504 words Read a sample
In the book “Death: Before, During & After”, Gnani Purush Dada Bhagwan addresses age-old unanswered questions related to death and dying. In this invaluable resource, Dadashri places death in a larger spiritual context by describing how to attain the Self (Soul); He explains that the knowledge of Self, helps in liberating one from all suffering related to death and dying.
Science Of Speech  (Abr.) (Gujarati) by Dada Bhagwan Science Of Speech (Abr.) (Gujarati) by July 23, 2016 20421 words Read a sample
Those seeking to lead a spiritual life may naturally become inspired to live in peace and non violence. To learn spiritual practices and develop the values, one may turn to spiritual teachers or religion. In the book “Science Of Speech,” Gnani Purush Dada Bhagwan offers understanding about non violent communication, especially while resolving conflict and dealing with difficult people.
The Current Living Tirthankara Shree Simandhar Swami (Gujarati) by Dada Bhagwan The Current Living Tirthankara Shree Simandhar Swami (Gujarati) by July 23, 2016 23810 words Read a sample
To achieve enlightenment one needs to meet a Tirthankara (Fully Enlightened Being), but this is not possible right now. However a Gnani (The Enlightened One) can connect us to Simandhar Swami of Mahavideh Kshetra, who is a living Tirthankara. In the book “The Current Living Tirthankara Shree Simandhar Swami,” Gnani Purush Dadashri shows us how to connect to Simandhar Swami to acheive liberation.
INTERNSHIP PROGRAM FOR COLLEGE STUDENTS by KGE TECHNOLOGIES PVT LTD, Sr INTERNSHIP PROGRAM FOR COLLEGE STUDENTS by July 23, 2016 8066 words Read a sample
KGE Technologies Pvt Ltd is a MCA.GOV.IN registered Private Limited Organization which is an ISO9001:2008 Certified Organization. We do Provide Web Development, SEO, Custom Application Development, Internship Program for the benefit of the Students. We are committed to what we do. Smart solution delivered by smart people. KGE Technologies Internship Program, Student Internship, Engineering Interns
Tri Mantra (Gujarati) by Dada Bhagwan Tri Mantra (Gujarati) by July 23, 2016 11269 words Read a sample
At the heart of world religion, and among the most powerful mantras in the history of religion, is the Navkar mantra, or Trimantra. In the book “Trimantra”, Gnani Purush Dada Bhagwan explains the Trimantra, its mantra meaning, and the extraordinary benefits of its recitation which makes one experience inner peace and free from worries in everyday life.
Chakshopanishada by Umesh Puri Chakshopanishada by July 23, 2016 1396 words Sample 20%
चाक्षुषोपनिषत् की चर्चा करेंगे वह नेत्रों से संबंधित है। यह उपनिषद् कृष्ण यजुर्वेदीय परम्परा के अन्तर्गत आता है। इस उपनिषद् में नामानुरूप नेत्ररोग दूर करने की सामर्थ्य है। इस उपनिषद में सर्वप्रथम इसकी महत्ता बतलायी गई है। तदोपरान्त इस उपनिषद के ऋषि, देवता, छन्द और विनियोग की चर्चा की गई है। उसके उपरान्त इसमें सूर्य देवता से नेत्र रोग दूर करने की प्रार
Right Understanding To Helping Others: Benevolence (Gujarati) by Dada Bhagwan Right Understanding To Helping Others: Benevolence (Gujarati) by July 23, 2016 11347 words Read a sample
"Seekers leading a spiritual life may become inspired towards serving others, or doing seva (selfless service). In the book “Right Understanding To Help Others: Benevolence”, Gnani Purush Dada Bhagwan offers understanding of helping others and the many benefits seva has upon one’s spiritual growth. Dadashri also explains that happiness begins when one starts to serve others and in offering seva.
Sahajta(Gujarati) by Dada Bhagwan Sahajta(Gujarati) by July 23, 2016 45538 words Read a sample
What is salvation? It is to attain the state of the Pure Soul, that which is natural (sahaj), that which is innate. In this book “Sahajata”, Gnani Purush Dada Bhagwan has given the meaning of sahajata, and how to attain sahajata. One becomes emotional because they become one with the mind, speech and body. Once a person realizes the true Self (Soul), then it will take them towards sahajta.
Pure Love (Gujarati) by Dada Bhagwan Pure Love (Gujarati) by July 23, 2016 18176 words Read a sample
Pure love is an essential value for one who wants to lead a spiritual life. In the book “Pure Love”, Gnani Purush Dada Bhagwan offers a profound definition, and explanation of unconditional love, and describes how pure love grows naturally with spiritual development. Dadashri explains that the knowledge of the Self, and the blossoming of pure love is one of the signs of spiritual awakening.
Le vol de la Poussière de Fée by Beth Carlington Le vol de la Poussière de Fée by July 23, 2016 7812 words Read a sample
Le 1er épisode, « Le vol de la poussière de fée » vous emmène dans le monde féerique afin de résoudre le meurtre d'une pauvre petite fée, témoin gênant dans un vol de poussière de fée ! Le commandant Silas est demandé d'urgence dans le monde féerique: un vol et un meurtre ont été commis. Son homologue féerique a besoin d'un coup de main pour résoudre l'affaire.
Pratikraman (Abr.) (Gujarati) by Dada Bhagwan Pratikraman (Abr.) (Gujarati) by July 23, 2016 26223 words Read a sample
Those seeking to lead a spiritual life inevitably face challenges. As one progresses, many unintentional mistakes become disconcerting. To overcome these mistakes the most powerful tool in spiritual healing is repentance. In the book “Pratikraman: Freedom Through Apology & Repentance,” Gnani Purush Dada Bhagwan describes the power of forgiveness and shows one how to repent and ask for forgiveness
The Herald Waheed: An Epic Poem by Saleh Radaideh The Herald Waheed: An Epic Poem by July 23, 2016 30877 words Read a sample
The story line of The Herald Waheed is about Waheed, who worked as a cop in Dubai. He witnessed misery after misery committed in the name of violence and anger. The narrator, Hatim, and his other two friends tried helping him through his depression. Waheed always wanted to change the region he was in, which was filled with turbulence due to militant groups springing throughout the city. Eventually
How to Gain Muscle Mass From Beginner to Fitness Model by Jonathan Sumner How to Gain Muscle Mass From Beginner to Fitness Model by July 23, 2016 3994 words Sample 20%
Written by UK's Level 3 and 4 AFN Certified Diet Specialist Jonathan Sumner, he teaches and guides you on your journey to get that body you want. He gives the basics of muscle building, diet and what exercises are best to stimulate growth. Everyone does not know where to start because the mainstream media is confusing everybody and monetising that confusion from the people.
Never Cheat a Cheetah by Penny Tawret Never Cheat a Cheetah by July 23, 2016 361 words Read a sample
What can a brother do for me? He can help you up when you are down.
Money: Science of Money (Full Version) (Gujarati) by Dada Bhagwan Money: Science of Money (Full Version) (Gujarati) by July 23, 2016 26479 words Read a sample
The world considers money and wealth to be one of the most important things in life because it is needed in everything. Mostly conflicts around the world are about how to get more money, by ethical or unethical means. In the book “The Science of Money,” Gnani Purush Dadashri has shared His view on money, charity and how to use money. He says that wealth comes to those who have the desire to share.
The Flawless Vision (Gujarati) by Dada Bhagwan The Flawless Vision (Gujarati) by July 22, 2016 39174 words Read a sample
The foundation of a spiritual life is to have a flawless view of the world and to achieve such vision, Self Realization is required. The knowledge of Self is the beginning of true spirituality. In the book “The Flawless Vision”, Gnani Purush Dada Bhagwan states that an automatic outcome and one of the most prominent signs of spiritual awakening, is to have flawless vision of the entire world.
Manav Dharma (Gujarati) by Dada Bhagwan Manav Dharma (Gujarati) by July 22, 2016 9358 words Read a sample
Since we have obtained a human body we should do the duty of being human. There should be humanity within us. When someone hurts us we do not like it, therefore we should not hurt anyone. According to Dada Bhagwan, this is the definition of humanity. In the book ‘Manav Dharma’, He explains humanity with the humble intention that when people understand humanity, their human life will be fruitful.
Black Eyed Susan Vixen by Penny Tawret Black Eyed Susan Vixen by July 22, 2016 430 words Read a sample
I awoke once again to the good old beeping of my little fifteen year old alarm clock; which I was deeply surprised and overall shocked that it unbelievably still worked like a charm after the passage of all these years, and in damn near perfect condition along with all the rest of my little trinkets in my wonderful little jail cell sized bedroom.
Who am I ?(Gujarati) by Dada Bhagwan Who am I ?(Gujarati) by July 22, 2016 12133 words Read a sample
What is our true purpose in life? Who am I? Gnani Purush (embodiment of Self knowledge) Dada Bhagwan addresses these age-old questions and many more here. Ultimately, attaining the knowledge of the Self is the primary purpose of life, and the beginning of true spirituality. Having gained Self knowledge, spiritual development begins, after which one may attain ultimate liberation.
A Walk Into The Future by Mario V. Farina A Walk Into The Future by July 22, 2016 1246 words Read a sample
Roger Brockhurst started a walk from Scotia in 1946 and ended it in Troy in 2016. Something on the road had taken him to the future. What was the explanation and the purpose. Roger sat with Ed Brockhurst, Editor of the Trojan in an effort to discover the answers. This story discusses the questions and answers. It also asks what you what you think was the explanation to what had happened.