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2014-10-27 23:12:24

Leon El-Alamin uses ‘Pain is Poetry’ to fight for equality FLINT, Mich. (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 In his first foray into the literary world, author Leon El-Alamin uses the power of words to inspire a generation that he believes is currently caught in a web of “oppression” coming in the forms of ignorance, poverty, irresponsibility and violence. “Pain is Poetry” (published by Xlibris) is El-Alamin’s instrument to change this society’s urban reality, one step at a time. He...

2014-10-27 23:12:16

Poetry book features simple, direct, philosophical poems on the challenge, delight of life DAYTON, Ohio (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 Poet and author Lewis Ashman gained many insights from his experiences of growing older, the relish of an especially lovely spring and meeting an old friend he never expected to see again. All these experiences directed Ashman’s creativity and intellect to write the poems in “April Fool” (published by Xlibris). This is a book of poems about getting old...

2014-10-27 23:00:09

Gabrielle Zander highlights importance of loving one’s self in order to move on from past mistakes. Buffalo, N.Y. (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 Author Gabrielle Zander’s desire to be loved and accepted brought her down many dark roads and into the hands of those who abused and led her into prostitution. She had to overcome eating disorders, learn to live with an illness she tried to hide and breath through everyday struggles just to stay alive. An awakening in the form of understanding...

2014-10-12 23:00:05

Author Dexter G. Thompson bares self-help book about overcoming devastating effects of loss to cancer. CHARLOTTE, N.C. (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 At a young age, author Dexter G. Thompson witnessed firsthand the personal battle his mother has courageously fought against cancer. He shared the pain that she went through, which, instead of being released, was locked away in his personal realm, only to haunt him again in his latter life. In writing the extraordinary bravery of his mother and...

2014-10-02 23:00:21

Author Leroy Hubbert shows readers power of God’s love for all humanity SHERWOOD, Ark. (PRWEB) October 03, 2014 Author Leroy Hubbert has survived near death experiences and credits his survival to God’s unwavering love towards all of humanity. This is why in “Inspirational Explosion From Deep Within” (published by Xlibris), he has compiled his thoughts and concepts on faith, love and religion as a way to help others see God’s light. “Inspirational Explosion From Deep Within”...

2014-09-30 23:26:15

Author Scott Chally chronicles visions in ‘DO YOU BELIEVE IS IT REAL OR FICTION?’ Northeast, Iowa (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 In “DO YOU BELIEVE IS IT REAL OR FICTION?” (published by Xlibris) author Scott Chally writes down how he experienced visions and portents that warned him of the coming end and how through God can humanity be hailed into a new world order. “DO YOU BELIEVE IS IT REAL OR FICTION?” is a real-life story that gives readers an in-depth look of Chally’s...

2014-09-24 23:14:49

Author David Hathaway shares knowledge on overcoming personal issues that hinder relationships MELBOURNE, Australia (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 As an adolescent, author David Hathaway hated himself. He suffered from chronic depression, anxiety and poor self-esteem. He sought help, but it did not help. As a last resort, he studied psychology to try and help himself. By the time he had his master’s degree he had resolved his personal issues and moved on to help others by working as a...

2014-09-09 23:00:16

A stunning story full of action, adventure and suspense deep within ‘The Final Frontier’ (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 AUSTRALIA – War tore apart Johua, a ruling planet in space where power meant everything and corruption of power ruined not only Johua but all other planets awakened to space travel. A team of Johuan scientist devised a plan that would contain if not eliminate their foe, the Ovions. The plan involved the introduction of EM1, an emotional management technique, that would...

2014-09-04 23:13:32

Author Ernest P. Chiodo provides information, outlines considerations for exposure to potentially deadly substance (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. – The Center for Disease Control and Prevention states that “Carbon Monoxide” (published by Xlibris) is an odorless, colorless gas that is found in combustion fumes and that body’s red blood cells pick it up quicker than oxygen, blocking the latter from entering the body, causing injury and even death. Each year more...

2014-08-19 23:14:30

Author Chistpher Angione takes readers on an eye-opening journey through death and back. Derry, NH (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 Author Christopher Angione uses a near death experience as an inspiration for his new book, “IN FEAR OF HEAVEN” (published by Xlibris) which shows how an individual can control his destiny even despite death. “IN FEAR OF HEAVEN” follows Jack, a recently deceased man, but when he is brought back to life against his wishes, he is inadvertently made aware that...


Word of the Day
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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