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by Ilene V. FishmanThe Deeper Fix: For Your Growth & Empowerment was born out of my personal and professional experience with and response to inefficient, disempowering, patriarchal and time-wasting psychotherapy. Because most of my own therapy was inadequate, I was driven to figure out how to get myself well from a severe eating disorder and extreme emotional un-health. I developed my theory out of necessity and have continued to refine it and use it successfully in my private practice for 36 years. It has helped... more
Raising Tomorrow's Champions: What the Women's National Soccer Team Teaches Us About Grit, Authenticity and Winningby Paul Tukey, Joanna LohmanA 16-year soccer professional and former National Team member, Joanna Lohman, aka “the Rainbow Warrior,” joins soccer dad and award-winning journalist Paul Tukey in Raising Tomorrow’s Champions: What the Women’s National Soccer Team Teaches Us About Grit, Authenticity and Winning. With unprecedented access to members of this iconic team, many of whom were Joanna’s teammates and opponents, the book offers intimate insights into what it takes to develop the grit to win in sports and life and becom... more
by Sahara SunHeart Broke Open is the courageous portrayal of how lessons of the Aloha Spirit awakened a conscious relationship with my soul when Lyme disease became the catalyst for a profound healing journey and the discovery of a greater calling. This teaching memoir is an epic pilgrimage that begins with a leap of faith—from the rainy Pacific Northwest into the warmer waters of Maui, Hawaii. Though I was expecting the enchanting promise of a dream fulfilled, romance, and the perfect life, I got something ... more
by Robert A. Hilliard
This memoir describes the childhood, teenage, young adult and family events that shaped my decision to table a successful business career to become the focal point of a grass-roots effort to return professional baseball to New Jersey. Five years in the making (1990-1994), the roller coaster ride of a project involved the search for well-heeled and interested investors, purchasing an existing Minor League franchise, and lastly - but certainly not in the least - finding the wherewithal to ... more
by iasia baileyIf we look deeply into the human experience, we uncover one’s innate yet unmet desire for love, peace, joy, and wholeness – the product of unsuccessful journeys conducted externally, instead of internally, never becoming “complete” in life. The More to Me offers a real, candid look into the life of Iasia, a young black woman with sensory addictions and toxic attachments, wrestling with depression and the strain of everyday living, yet embarking on a quest for “The More.” On a basic level, “The ... more
by Happy OgunjimiThe theme is about the things I went through as an African and the problems of the outcomes of civilization in Africa. As well, diving into ways of implementing a better society in developing nations. My book speaks about the western world vs developing nations, colonialism, education, law, economy, civilization and barbarism in Africa, human development, social development, cultural development and steps to bring civilization to Africa.
by tom tomA stuntman wakes up from a coma. The only thing in the room is a VCR. The VCR narrates the time travel from 2032 to 1983—of monsters there. And sex drugs and rock and roll.
by Ken Brandt
Poor eyesight never impacted author Ken Brandt's vision of what life could be. Positive Vision makes a rollicking good read from cover to cover.
Whether galloping across the Montana range, exploring claustrophobic (and fiery!) caverns, chasing a thief through the streets of 1980s New York, or taking a plunge from a plane, his adventures are sure to entertain.
Complementing the adventures are amusing and relatable anecdotes demonstrating the advantages of poor eyesight... more
by Jack DohertyABANDONED BY THE VATICAN My Clandestine Journey to Support Secret Priests Behind the Iron Curtain By Jack Doherty The Western press printed tales that communist governments oppressed, imprisoned, and tortured its people during the Cold War. Then embarrassed communist leaders shone a ray of light, a lessening of harsh restrictions, called the Prague Springtime in 1968. The author visited communist Czechoslovakia. Accompanied by a secret priest, he walked through the back alleys of Pragu... more
by Richard La PlanteMarried twice, each time for 18 years, Richard began online dating at the age of 64, after the end of his second marriage. Lost in the cyberspace of strange faces and distant places, he chronicled his journey to discover a true soul connection. Many years, many encounters, and countless lonely nights later he produced Lonely Heart, Will Travel in a cathartic effort to heal his own wounds while helping others to navigate the quagmire of finding real love.
by T. C. BartlettRoads Over Brown County is a true story about one moment in the life of the author T. C. Bartlett, giving us a heartfelt peek into the trials and tribulations of one woman’s pursuit of happiness.
by Lee RoseThis candid memoir is a passionate exploration of honor, basketball, and a couple's commitment to love. Coach Rose had a stellar career coaching college and professional basketball, including leading teams to the NCAA Finals and the Final Four. He is also that rare person who experienced love at first sight upon meeting “Elo,” his wife of over sixty years. Together they earned degrees, left the Appalachian region, weathered the tumultuous world of coaching, and enjoyed parenting, traveling, ... more
by Chris SantanaFrom Los Angeles to Prague, throughout Europe and New York. with a bottle in one hand and The Urantia Book in the other, The Drunken Tourist continues to translate a really good bender into the convoluted cause of uniting the Church with the Pub.
by Everett L. Jennings and Jon C. Rogers“Mabel” is an illustrated, humorous tale of three unusual characters, in an eccentric old roadster, trying to survive the unexpected dangers they encounter as they explore the back roads of Western America, far from civilization. It started as a simple vacation trip but transforms into a life changing adventure that will take you to places you’ve never been before. Meet Everett, he’s an Artist and a two hundred and twenty pound roly-poly package of fun and wit. He, with his two friends, the a... more
by Joe PalermoA young Japanese woman was running through Tokyo station screaming “Save me! Save me!” There was a Japanese man chasing her and closing in. He grabbed her wrist and caught her about 10 feet in front of me. The woman was still yelling “Save me! Save Me!” but the Japanese people in the crowded station ignored her, not wanting to get involved. This is the beginning of just one of the stories from my experience living in Japan in the 1980’s, where I had moved right after graduating university. It... more
by Laurie Stone
Forty years of marriage and six pets. Three cats and three dogs -- all different, not only in looks and personalities, but in how they changed us.
A charcoal gray feline would prepare Randy and me for parenthood and a small, tan Chihuahua would demonstrate a dog’s unswerving (and at times, unrelenting) devotion to our young family. A quirky looking mutt would educate Randy, me, and our teenage sons on how what lies on the inside counts the most, and a gorgeous, but neurotic k... more