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Many people today read the Abraham books, channeled by Esther Hicks. These books present a very concise and inspiring look at the Law of Attraction, which Abraham calls the most powerful law in the universe. The Abraham books, however, acknowledge that this message is not new, though they are, argua
Wicked is the story of the infamous Wicked Witch of the West, told from the perspective that that the well-known fairy tale may not be all true. The premise of the novel is certainly interesting, and the themes it follows certainly make you think. The characters were well created and three dimension
There is a dark side to economic growth. The relentless pursuit of "more" has ushered in some of humanity's greatest advances, but a toll has been exacted from the environment and the citizens of the globe. In Enough Is Enough, Rob Dietz and Dan O'Neill issue a rally cry for a ne
Women flock adoringly to him. Men fear his battlefield prowess. He believes in a monotheistic, infinite God and he's the best friend of the most powerful man in the world. However, in his time, he was considered not only a hero, but a heretic as well. Meet Aias, the unsung hero behind Alexander
As an English Teacher living and working in China I am often challenged with getting my students to appreciate the joys of reading, understanding and then writing interesting poetry. Since poetry is one of my favorite genres of writing, I truly enjoy the challenge of introducing everyone to the wond
Taste the Spirit and allow Him to miraculously transform you. To move you beyond your mind to a glorious spiritual dimension. Jump in adventurously and have fun, no need for comprehension. Let go of your incessant fear and egoic mind's futile apprehension. Relinquish mental control and regain t
Many new poets cringe at the first honest critique they receive, but there is a way to handle such fright. Even the most experienced of poets will get their fair shair of criticism.Knowing when to accept and when to simply ponder critiques is the key to improving a poem.
Reunions with the past don't always bring fond memories. What we do with our reminiscences can sometimes be a matter of life and death, happiness and sorrow. In Karlene Heinkel's novel, "Irreparable Damages," the past and the present commingle with the ease of memory replayed.
For those of you interested in making money online in these dire economic times spare a thought to the fads out there. I mean that there is a perception that somehow you can make money online in an instant without much work or toil.
In the Kingdom of All Gods, Princess Marlena, the Goddess of High Tower of Love and Knight Victorious are engaged and bound to marry each other to rule the Kingdom. These two Gods love sports and adventures. They both fancy to create anything that comes to their mind. Since they are both Gods and Im
Right off the bat, I must say I was prejudiced against this book being published in the first place. In the mid 1980's, Vikki LaMotta, who was a good friend of mine, asked me if I would write her biography. I was busy working on a novel at the time, and told her I wouldn't be able to do it
There could be trouble in the henhouse if you do not mind the cob farmer's call. Because there they are pretty maids all in a row just waiting for you to come to stay. But short visits may be temporary and any long-term stop a virtual rarity in an irresolute, inconstant world.
What will you do when life puts you to the ultimate test? "The Story That Must BeTold," edited by Irene Watson and Victor R. Volkman, contains 21 true stories of courage, love, endurance, and undying hope from people around the USA and UK. Follow each of our authors as they detail what it
"Healing Katrina" is Tim Warneka's first-hand account of his experience as a volunteer mental health professional. Tim was deployed by the American Red Cross to Mississippi in the aftermath of the tragedy and destruction resulting from Hurricanes Katrina and Rita in the Southeastern U