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Peer Gynt: A Dramatic Poem About a Decadent Young Man’s Hallucination By Henrik Ibsen, Sadr al-Din Arabi
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Peer Gynt is classical drama written by Henrik Ibsen. This modern version is rewritten by Sadr al-Din Arabi. His aim is to criticize the decadent lifestyle in the West from an Islamic point of... More > view. Peer Gynt is obsessed about being himself, but the way he sees himself is not reflective of who he truly is. The well-known scene with the onion depicts this quite clearly. There is no core inside an onion, just as there is no core in a false self. Peer Gynt’s journey is a psychological struggle to discover his true self, his core. A core based on empathy, morality and religious meaning. In this rewritten version is Solveig, a symbol of spiritually, the pure and innocent. She is helping Peer Gynt to be reborn into a spiritual life. - There will be a new enlightenment!< Less
I Was a Teen Abuser: One Boy's Struggle to Gain Self-Control By Donna M. Kshir
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Seventeen year old high school senior, Jack Roberts had everything going for him. He was popular, an Honor Society inductee, Homecoming King and Captain of the basketball team. Little did he know,... More > the abuse he witnessed as a child, at the hands of his parents, would dramatically affect the relationship with his girlfriend, Nicole, and he, too, would become an abuser of domestic violence. Now, share Jack's story, in his own words, and follow along as he explains how he broke the cycle of abuse. This is part 2, "I Was a Teen Abuser: One Boy's Struggle to Gain Self-Control." Please read part 1, "Breaking the Silence: One Girl's Story of Surviving Teen Violence."< Less
I Was a Teen Abuser: One Boy's Struggle to Gain Self-Control By Donna M. Kshir
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Seventeen year old high school senior, Jack Roberts had everything going for him. He was popular, an Honor Society inductee, Homecoming King and Captain of the basketball team. Little did he know,... More > the abuse he witnessed as a child, at the hands of his parents, would dramatically affect the relationship with his girlfriend, Nicole, and he, too, would become an abuser of domestic violence. Now, share Jack's story, in his own words, and follow along as he explains how he broke the cycle of abuse. This is part 2, "I Was a Teen Abuser: One Boy's Struggle to Gain Self-Control." Please read part 1, "Breaking the Silence: One Girl's Story of Surviving Teen Violence."< Less
Cloudsuck: The Life and Death Struggle for the Hang Gliding World Record By Davis Straub
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Davis Straub tells the story of the dramatic 10-year race to fly “farther than anyone has ever gone in a hang glider.” From the historic 1990 flight that first broke the 300-mile... More > barrier, through ten years of adventure and challenge, this is a first-hand account of the driven individuals who struggled against each other and against nature to set the next hang gliding world distance record. We follow them from the northwest Colorado wilderness and across the rugged New Mexico desert to the plains of Australia and the Florida swamps. We share the exhilaration of soaring at 10,000 feet on a tiny unpowered craft light enough to carry on your shoulder. We feel the thrill of racing against the world’s best, and the shock of loss in two tragic accidents. Ultimately the trail leads to south Texas, where painstaking analysis of weather patterns finally pays off for a small group of pioneering pilots – and the story begins again.< Less
Cloudsuck: The Life and Death Struggle for the Hang Gliding World Record By Davis Straub
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Davis Straub tells the story of the dramatic 10-year race to fly “farther than anyone has ever gone in a hang glider.” From the historic 1990 flight that first broke the 300-mile... More > barrier, through ten years of adventure and challenge, this is a first-hand account of the driven individuals who struggled against each other and against nature to set the next hang gliding world distance record. We follow them from the northwest Colorado wilderness and across the rugged New Mexico desert to the plains of Australia and the Florida swamps. We share the exhilaration of soaring at 10,000 feet on a tiny unpowered craft light enough to carry on your shoulder. We feel the thrill of racing against the world’s best, and the shock of loss in two tragic accidents. Ultimately the trail leads to south Texas, where painstaking analysis of weather patterns finally pays off for a small group of pioneering pilots – and the story begins again.< Less
The Canvas Between The Lines By Tami Krueger
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A collection of poetry written in traditional and free-style verse. Also includes selected stories and essays, all of which are intended to demonstrate the courage of the human spirit.
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Point Blank By J. Lynden Collingwood, Jr.
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Point Blank 1 The author, poet, writer, public speaker, song writer and humanitarian extraordinaire has turned over a new leaf! Many of you have experienced most of these facets of J. Lynden... More > Collingwood to some degree. However, in his new two-volume book, you will have a candid encounter with his humanitarian side. You will find pieces that are dramatic, thought-provoking, insightful, and suspense-gripping. J. Lynden gets to the heart of what you struggle with when he says these words taken from Point Blank 1. "Got one, shot gun mind blown from a mile away. Empathy cries, for something....War zone, stolen identity, refugees of today, in line trying to get beans and maybe a cup of rice...Waiting for doves to fly out peacefully, giving me a sign of release...Got the sounds of my feet, ready to greet the stones of the rocky land."< Less
Mind of Secrecy By Henrik Lilliestråle
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Mind of Secrecy witnesses the struggle of Trevor to shrewdly track down an answer as to why his love for a woman, Melissa, appears to be wreathed with forbidden nature. Serving as a philosophical... More > novel, it also intends to take the reader step by step through the regular meetings of the same Trevor with an old man in pursuit of never-aging philosophy. As the story progresses along with the fictive breeze, new characters appear, to eventually customize the dramatic ending.< Less
Waltz for Dante; Ballad of a Fallen Angel By Nadine Bukofske
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Gunslinger Dante is an ex-bounty hunter that has no life, scouring cities for food to stave off his hunger. He travels from place to place in an attempt to do something with himself, struggling with... More > life but claiming he's fine. Though, when his past comes back to bite him, his world turns upside down.< Less