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Backroads and Barefoot

by Mary Green (November 24, 2014)

Life leaves us with so many questions. Why did I go through that? What was the purpose? Why is life so unfair? We can get so caught up on asking the questions that we never hear the answers. I looked back at...

From Abandonment to Abundance

by Anita Ellis (December 01, 2014)

Have you ever been abandoned by someone you thought loved you? How about feeling unwanted and unloved by your mother or father? From Abandonment to Abundance is a real story of an African American girl abandoned...

A Retirement Blog: February 2012 - August 2014

by David Stevens (November 21, 2014)

Retired theatre professor and attorney David Stevens began blogging in February 2012. This book is a collection of his blogs through August 2014. He has, he says, the academic habit of writing about whatever...

Nothing Is Impossible

by Rev. Calvin E. Perterson (November 14, 2014)

A poignant autobiography written by a remarkable spiritual and social activist for disability rights and the independent living movement. Rev. Calvin E. Peterson is sure to make you believe that Nothing Is Impossible!...

Wren & Ignacio

by Brooke Criswell (November 25, 2014)

A love story of two independent, nomadic individuals who meet and begin a new journey together. The tale of soul mates existing in daily life. Read as Wren and Ignacio meet, fall in love, encounter adventures...

Minus the Morning (Version 4)

by Jennifer Armstrong (November 10, 2014)

Colonalism, war and regeneration: There may be no more extreme loss than loss of country, identity, historical context and cultural recognition and support. Also the sense of tension is high when blood has been...

Undocumented: The True Stories of Illegal Immigrants and Their Children

by Jenny Rodriguez (November 12, 2014)

This book records conversations with people who have been negatively affected by the U.S. immigration system.

Grandpa's Book

by Frank Beck (October 19, 2014)

Autobiography of a refugee, and a description of his integration into English socety.Follows the adventures of Evacuation, education, national Service, career building and marriage.

How & Why I Converted to Islam

by Angela Walden (October 17, 2014)

The story of one woman's personal journey into Islam. A revealing look at her spiritual history, research of Islam, & why, at the age of 30, she chose to become a Muslim.

" Fears In the Forest"

by Misty Joha (September 25, 2014)

A young girl leads a path of destruction after her life as a child became filled with hate. She tries so hard to explain to her family that she was being abused and nobody would listen. What a tragic time for...

The Prostitute State - How Britain's Democracy Has Been Bought

by Donnachadh McCarthy (September 24, 2014)

A Political Insider's Account of How Britain's Democracy Has Been Bought. Donnachadh McCarthy, former Deputy Chair of the Liberal Democrats, describes how a corporate elite have captured Britain's democracy....

Detention: A Daughter's Memoir of Mental Illness

by Lori Schafer (September 12, 2014)

"I could take you away," my mother said the first time I tried to run away. "Take you to the airport and fly you anywhere I want to; somewhere no one will ever find you. And I am your mother and there is nothing...

Falling In Love

by John Ehret (September 11, 2014)

Dorothy May Ehret née Armstrong, aka Denni. Charles Frederick Ehret, aka Chuckie. This is their story of Falling in Love, 1944-1945, written from my mother's point of view via her correspondence with my father...

Love from Chezeaux: World War One Letters from an American Soldier

by Lyn Allyn (August 27, 2014)

Grandfather survived artillery fire, bombings, mustard gas, explosions, freezing rain, and sleepless nights all the while moving horse-drawn caissons full of ammunition, sometimes through knee-high mud, to the...

Slap Shot!! Yesterday's Great Hockey Heroes

by Ross R. Olney (August 18, 2014)

Hockey is a hard-hitting, beautiful, bloody, exciting, bruising,stunning game and at the top level it is a ballet. Very few of the thousands of young players who dream of it ever make it to the National Hockey...

Memoirs of a Virtual Caveman

by Rob Strangman (July 28, 2014)

Join veteran gamer, video game fansite webmaster, and born storyteller, Rob Strangman as he takes you on a tour of some of the most defining moments in video game history as seen through his eyes. From the fall...

On the Road Past the Gate

by Andrew Gamwell (August 07, 2014)

2nd Edition: Revised & Updated. My life is probably very similar to many and certainly most ordinary, yet the lure of what was outside the gate has always been strong... Like many, my youth included, broken...

The PA

by V A Knowles (July 03, 2014)

An insight into the working life of a Personal Assistant charting the ups and downs of her working life; the bullying and the controlling nature of some of her bosses and her eventual sanctuary in a job with...

The Hole: Book One

by Dameon Gibbs & Willie Gibbs (May 28, 2014)

Experience and relive The Hole, it is a true inspiring story in which a young man desperately struggled to overcome The Hole. To him the streets of Baltimore city was a hole, it was a place that had bind and...

Chrest Christian ("C. C.") Johnsen - A Brief History

by Don Emerson Gardner (May 19, 2014)

A compiled history of Chrest Christian ("C. C.") Johnsen, 1857-1933. An early resident of Bear River City, Utah.

Mermaids, Yachts & Rum: Sea of Destiny Series

by Joni Dennis (May 13, 2014)

In my first book of the "Sea of Destiny" series, Breeze, a young girl, from a small seaport town on the Outer Banks of North Carolina, casts herself into the sea and into a passage unknown...the world of yachting....

Ethereal Revelations - Volume I: Access to Another Dimension

by Lizelle Du Plessis (May 01, 2014)

"Ethereal Revelations" is a moving depiction of how Lizelle discovered another side to sex: a spiritual side. As she went through many pivotal events with uncontrolled emotions from the pain during the aftermath...


by Michael Fitzalan (May 02, 2014)

1977 was a momentous year. We called it seventy-seven; the DJ on Capital called it Seveny-Seven. If you did not listen to Capital Radio, you were not worth knowing. To listen to 'Radio One' was heresy, even...

Rooftops & Shoestrings

by Kay Henkel (April 26, 2014)

When arriving in Rio, the position and the company had collapsed. Without any knowledge of the Portuguese language, no personal or business connections or prospects for employment, we were immediately destitute....


by A. D. Sharpe (April 24, 2014)

Angel has experienced a tragic life, but she now has decided to go a new path. She is seeking advice and plans a surprise visit with her Grammie Belle. She is the one surprised instead. She finds explanations...

Matrose: The Story of Reinhold Scholz

by Jeanette O'Callaghan (April 14, 2014)

Reinhold Scholz lived an extraordinary life in extraordinary times. He witnessed the devastation of World War II as a child in northern Germany. He survived its dismal depths by escaping to the sea and the merchant...

A Lonely Heart

by Alison Laura Goodman (December 10, 2012)

Hello my name is Alison Laura Goodman; my pen name is Susan Janet Barker. I am a male to female transsexual. This is a true story of my transgender journey, from my panic stricken beginnings to the full confidence...

The Life and Practice of Richard Price: A Gestalt Biography

by The Gestalt Legacy Project (April 06, 2014)

This is a biography of Dick Price, the co-founder of Esalen Institute and the creator of Gestalt Practice.

The Sun Will Come Out Tomorrow

by Ray Francis (April 04, 2014)

The true story of my growing up and development culminating in me fighting throat cancer and how my sense of humour helped me through.

This Blood Red Sea

by Anthony Hulse (March 01, 2014)

The biography of Ronald Burns, who served as a Royal Navy DEMS gunner aboard merchant ships during WWII. His first ship, SS Empire Drum was torpedoed in the Atlantic and he and his fellow shipmates spent thirteen...

Not Every Girl

by Katy King (April 02, 2014)

Not every girl is a modern pioneer raised in the backwoods. Katy King writes eloquently of her life growing up, poor in material wealth, but rich in experience and humor. Her childhood was one that most kids...

Esalen's Resident Alien: Secular Sceptic in a Utopian Community

by The Gestalt Legacy Project (April 05, 2014)

This is an interview of Seymour Carter conducted by Ken Dychtwald at Esalen Institute.

Twelve Years in the Grave: Mind Control with Electromagnetic Spectrums, the Invisible Modern Concentration Camp.

by Soleilmavis Liu (February 22, 2014)

Being taken into the USA Embassy in Hong Kong, and her brain was remotely controlled by electromagnetic mind control tech, Soleilmavis' story sounded weird,but it was true. Suffering horrible pain and many other...

I Have Asperger's

by Erin Clemens (March 10, 2014)

My name is Erin Clemens. I'm 24 years old, and I want to help others understand what my life is like living with Asperger's Syndrome. My hope is that people can learn from what I have been through, and apply...

Letting Go: Holding the Family Together Through Mental Illness

by Ronald Belanger (March 13, 2013)

I'm just an average guy. I expected to live an average life. This is the story of how I dealt with the disabilities of three of my children and the developing mental illness of my wife. I want to encourage people...

Moving Sale

by Kalen Marquis (December 02, 2011)

"Moving Sale" is a commemorative work of creative nonfiction that was written to honour the lives of a dear elderly couple who raised their family in East Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada during the latter...

First Saturday in June

by Kalen Marquis (November 27, 2011)

"First Saturday in June" is a nostalgic work of creative nonfiction that reminisces about the fine tradition of the annual "May Day" celebration which is still held in Pitt Meadows, British Columbia, Canada...

I Love You My Leetles

by Kalen Marquis (November 26, 2011)

"I Love You My Leetles" is a simple but heartfelt rhyming narrative poem that captures the loving bond shared between a brother and sister growing up in a single parent family. It also exemplifies the precious...

Rainbow Rocks

by Kalen Marquis (November 13, 2011)

Meant as a tribute to his selfless and courageous mother, Kathryne Irene Marquis (nee Morlang), "Rainbow Rocks" tells the true story of the childhood of Kalen Wilfred Marquis, (nee Lonneberg), who grew up along...

Why Sunflowers Grow Towards the Sun

by Kalen Marquis (April 15, 2013)

"Why Sunflowers Grow Towards the Sun" is a poetic, touching, transformative, and completely autobiographical tribute to a sensitive and loving father who suffered from paranoid schizophrenia. Told poignantly...

Grizzly Peak

by Gene Brockhoff (July 10, 2018)

Great stories are often built on the construction of the following five elements: 1) Have a character. 2) A character who wants or dreams of achieving something. 3) One or more obstacles stand in the character’s...

Abused  :  A Hard-Hitting, Honest, and Disturbing Account of a Young Boy's Abuse At The Hands of His Parents, Leading to His Ultimate Destruction.

by Nadeem Wilkinson (March 13, 2018)

A hard-hitting, honest, and disturbing account of a young boy's abuse at the hands of his parents, leading to his ultimate destruction.

C-Words By the Sea Shore: Stories of My Life

by Carrie Ann Salvi (December 04, 2017)

In her third memoir, a journalist shares her own stories and opinions of dating after divorce while dealing with a serious health issue. Carrie's adventures span from Fire Island to Shelter Island, throughout...

Love and War In the Hamptons: A Memoir of Military Life

by Carrie Ann Salvi (November 19, 2017)

Military life was not what this free spirit expected when she married an Army helicopter pilot. No longer serving in the role of a military wife, she shares her personal thoughts and experiences while living...

Vietnam: Stories from a War

by Chuck Smith (November 04, 2017)

I have met, spoken to, and shared stories with Vietnam veterans. Most were combat troopers and warriors. Some combat veterans are now authors and have written books about their war. They lived it and survived...

The Shoestring Letters - A Tribute to the Immigrant

by Edgar B. Madsen (September 29, 2017)

Kierkegaard said: "To venture causes anxiety, but not to venture is to lose oneself." This is an account of Danish immigrants who took that risk, embracing America to satisfy the inner cry which Isak Dinesen...

Blessed are the Dead That Die in the Lord: 14 Old Regular Baptist Preachers In Southeastern Kentucky or Lee County or Wise County Virginia

by Lillian Broughton Creech & Fredwyn Creech Schwendeman (August 17, 2017)

Biographies of 14 Old Regular Baptist Preachers in Southeastern Kentucky and Virginia. Names; Blair, Boggs, Caudill, Combs, Creech, Day, Dixon, Fields, McKnight, Maggard, Riggs, Sturgill

Franz Schubert: A Biography

by Henry Frost (May 16, 2017)

Clarity of outline, conciseness, and formal beauty are excellent things in musical works, but an exquisite fancy, a noble imagination, and a lofty poetic spirit are of infinitely greater account; and no one...

Becoming Who I Am: The Life and Times of Nobody Famous

by Geoff J Needham (March 05, 2017)

Geoff Needham was born in Yorkshire, England, in 1947. He never attained fame or fortune - at least not yet - and his life story was destined to fade into unrecorded history. Until he determined that we're all...

Foot Soldier of the Constitution: A Memoir Parody

by Teesta Cheatalvad (January 22, 2017)

This is an unparalleled love story between Mr. Kanha Kumar (the best orator, best PhD student, best political leader, bestselling author in India) and Dr. Teesta Cheatalvad (the best doctor, best journalist...